The Poetry of Rock: "Peace Like A River"

Music: It’s been a while since anything from the Poetry of Rock series has been published and that just not  a good thing, as I was reminded this morning when, while working on another project, Paul Simon’s “Peace Like A River” came on the audio system. It is one of his most melodic compositions–very streamlined […]

Meat and Greet

Paying Attention: Embed from Getty Images The Fourth of July holiday is coming up and no doubt–weather permitting–you will be cooking something outside. But, what to cook? Check out your options with this review of the best meats for grilling, from Bon Appétit magazine.   The Fine Print: Image embed courtesy of our friends at […]

The Nightshift: 29 June 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Thursday, 29 June 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. Restrictions on travel into the U.S. go into effect today as part of a modest implementation of  select elements of the Administration’s proposed overall travel ban.  The U.S. Supreme […]

Riding The Range: Inside the World of Golf Tech Reps

Nightshift Sports: Embed from Getty Images It’s summer, if you’re a golfer, you’re going to try to get in as many rounds as you can, maybe even during the week, not just on the weekend. Here’s an interesting story from our friends at Golf WRX that goes inside the ropes and into the reality of […]

The Nightshift: 28 June 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’sWednesday, 28 June 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The United States Senate has decided to shelve their iteration of Trumpcare until after the 4th of July break. As more became known about the Trumpcare health bill–which was crafted […]

The Nightshift: 27 June 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Tuesday, 27 June 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The CBO score on the Republican health care bill noted that 22 million people would lose health care, with 15 million of that number coming next year…during an election […]

Breaking News: New Zealand Wins America's Cup

Nightshift Sports: Embed from Getty Images It’s all over in Bermuda. Emirates Team New Zealand beat Oracle Team USA in the 35th America’s Cup sailing competition. The Kiwis won the seven race series, 7-1. Congratulations to both teams for the greatest show in sailing. The Fine Print: Image embed from our friends at GettyImages.com. This […]

The America's Cup: Pre-Race Warmups Monday 26 June 2017

Nightshift Sports: Embed from Getty Images Today could very well be the final day in the  35th running of the America’s Cup. All the information you need to enjoy today’s races (two scheduled, starting at 1:00 PM ET) ..as well as catch up with the event (to date) is below. For information on how to […]

The Nightshift: 26 June 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Monday, 26 June 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. Another ferry disaster. This one in Columbia where an overloaded ferry sank near the Colombian city of Medellen. One hundred and seventy people were onboard; nine are confirmed dead […]

The Nightshift: 25 June 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Sunday, 25 June 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The London apartment tower fire that killed at least 79 people (the toll continues to rise) was so deadly in part because of flammable cladding material used on the […]