Category Archives: Politics

  • ISIS Names New Leader

    ISIS Names New Leader

    Grind for November 6thFIRST SIP:“A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kickboxing.” – Emo Philips Rising From The Ashes The HeadlineISIS chooses a new leader after confirming death of Abu Bakr al-BaghdadiThe GrindThe Islamic State announced its new ...
  • Trump Offers TPS to El Salvadorans; Hillary Clinton

    Trump Offers TPS to El Salvadorans; Hillary Clinton

    Grind for November 2ndFIRST SIP:“If you treat people right they will treat you right…90% of the time.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt A Place To Call Home The HeadlineTrump Administration extends TPS to SalvadoransThe GrindThe Trump Administration decided this week to extend ...
  • Amazon Boycott and New York Voters

    Amazon Boycott and New York Voters

    Grind for November 1stFIRST SIP:“I am certainly not one of those who need to be prodded. In fact, if anything, I am the prod.” – Winston Churchill Unexpected Twist The HeadlineHundreds of musicians boycott Amazon over its connection to ICEThe GrindIn a petition introduced ...
  • Warren’s New Plan and Scalise’s Fight

    Warren’s New Plan and Scalise’s Fight

    Grind for October 31stFIRST SIP:“I don’t believe in astrology; I’m a Sagittarius and we’re skeptical.” – Arthur C. Clarke Trending The HeadlineElizabeth Warren wants to eliminate charter schoolsThe GrindPresidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has unveiled a ...
  • Al-Baghdadi Killed and Katie Hill

    Al-Baghdadi Killed and Katie Hill

    Grind for October 29thFIRST SIP:“Facebook just sounds like a drag, in my day seeing pictures of people’s vacations was considered a punishment.” – Betty White Mission Completed The HeadlineISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed by Special OpsThe GrindAbu Bakr ...
  • Elizabeth Warren on Tech, Facebook Bug Bounty

    Elizabeth Warren on Tech, Facebook Bug Bounty

    Grind for October 25thFIRST SIP:“To err is human; to admit it, superhuman.” – Doug Larson Lead By Example The HeadlineWarren compares Big Tech to Big Oil, Big PharmaThe GrindPresidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has promised not to take donations from Big Tech. In fact, she ...
  • G-7 Summit and Opioid Lawsuits

    G-7 Summit and Opioid Lawsuits

    Grind for October 24thFIRST SIP:“Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.” – Erma Bombeck Think Again The HeadlineTrump withdraws proposal to hold 2020 G-7 summit at his Miami resortThe GrindPresident Trump last week abandoned plans to host next year’s G-7 ...
  • Trump’s Foreign Policies Are Working

    Trump’s Foreign Policies Are Working

    Grind for October 23rdFIRST SIP:“The public is a ferocious beast; one must either chain it or flee from it.” – Voltaire Build It And They Won’t Come The HeadlineThe border wall is workingThe GrindOfficials in San Diego say a border wall project has led to a significant ...
  • Mexican Cartels and Hillary Clinton

    Mexican Cartels and Hillary Clinton

    Grind for October 22ndFIRST SIP:“‘I’ll be back’ always sounded a little girly to me.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger Like Father, Like Son The HeadlineMexican officials catch son of El Chapo, but release him to prevent further violenceThe GrindMexican security ...
  • General Motors and Yellow Vests

    General Motors and Yellow Vests

    Grind for October 21stFIRST SIP:“Governments need to have both shepherds and butchers.” – Voltaire One Step Closer The HeadlineGeneral Motors makes progress with auto union after month-long strikeThe GrindGeneral Motors CEO Mary Barra met Tuesday with United Auto Workers (UAW) ...