The Nightshift: 30 September 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Saturday, 30 September 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. HHS Secretary Tom Price has resigned over the scandal about his private jet  travel. He is reported to have spent as much as $1.0 million on private jets […]

The Nightshift: 29 September 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Friday,  29 September 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The heat is being turned up on the White House for the ineffective manner in which they are handling the hurricane crisis in Puerto Rico. There are news […]

The Nightshift: 28 September 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Thursday, 28 September 2017 and this is the Early Morning  edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. Hugh Hefner, the founder of Playboy magazine, who was synonymous for advancing the sexual revolution and famed for his parties at the Playboy Mansion, first in Chicago […]

The Nightshift: 27 September 2017

Press Clippings: Good Morning, it’s Wednesday, 27 September 2017 and this is the Early Morning  edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. It’s over for the Obamacare repeal. The proposed vote on the contentious issue has been withdrawn. Perhaps a totally new look at health care should be taken, not one that just […]

The Nightshift: 26 September 2017

Press Clippings: Good Morning, it’s Tuesday, 26 September 2017 and this is the Early Morning  edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The latest attempt to repeal Obamacare appears to be on the verge of failure (the third this year), as at least three key members of the Senate have indicated they will […]

The Nightshift: 25 September 2017

Press Clippings: Good Morning, it’s Monday, 25  September 2017 and this is the Early Evening  edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. Several White House staffers have  been using private email accounts for government business. Wasn’t this a big deal once before? NFL teams staged a variety of protests to show their displeasure […]

The Nightshift: 24 September 2017

Press Clippings: Good Morning, it’s Sunday, 24 September and this is the Morning edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The NFL and the President are in a verbal war over the National Anthem (among other things). This is probably the wrong thing to focus on at this point in American History. Today […]

The Nightshift: 23 September 2014

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Saturday, 23 September and this is the Morning edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The situation between North Korea and the United States is not improving, as the war of words, taunts, and threats continues to escalate. There is hope that a new […]

The Weekend Concert Series: Steely Dan, Two Against Nature

The Hunt For New Music When we lost Walter Becker on 3 September 2017, we lost one of America’s great and innovative musicians. As one half of the music group Steely Dan (named after an item in a William Burroughs novel…so you get immediately the drift of the intellect of these two), Walter Becker teamed […]

The Nightshift: 22 September 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning, it’s Friday, 22 September 2017 and this is the Morning edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The situation in Puerto Rico is not improving. Power is still out all over the island. It could be months before order and power are restored. This has […]