While We Were Out

Update On December 31st, or maybe during the early morning hours of New Year’s Eve 2019, the DonaldPierce.com site went down, at least from an administrative point of view. If you were on the net and checked in up until the end of April 2019,  you could still see the posts–all of them–starting with our […]

The Nightshift: World News, 1 September 2018

Press Clippings Embed from Getty Images People, places, and events for today McCain DC Funeral Sam Patten Silent Sam “First Man” Coca-Cola    Today is National College Colors Day. Fly ’em high. (it’s also National South Carolina Day…so that’s an easy one to celebrate too) The Nightshift publishes direct links to the world’s greatest English […]

The Nightshift: 6 April 2017

Press Clippings: Editor’s Note: The Nightshift will be published in abbreviated form for the next couple of weeks due to outside scheduling commitments. Weekend editions will be full-pack, but weekday commentary will be very streamlined.  Good Morning,  It’s Thursday, 6 April 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The […]

The Nightshift: 5 April 2017

Press Clippings: Editor’s Note: The Nightshift will be published in abbreviated form for the next couple of weeks due to outside scheduling commitments. Weekend editions will be full-pack, but weekday commentary will be very streamlined.  Good Morning,  It’s Wednesday, 5 April 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. […]

The Nightshift: 2 April 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Editor’s Note: The Nightshift will be published in abbreviated form for the next couple of weeks due to outside scheduling commitments. Weekend editions will be full-pack, but weekday commentary will be very streamlined.  Good Morning,  It’s Sunday, 2 April 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s […]

The Nightshift: 24 March 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning,  It’s Friday, 24 March 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. Trumpcare failed in Congress yesterday, as the House leadership decided they didn’t have enough votes to get it passed and postponed the vote until perhaps today or maybe even […]

The Nightshift: 20 March 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning,  It’s Monday, 20 March 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed. The NCAA March Madness basketball tournament finished it’s first weekend of play. Upsets included Villanova (number 1 overall seed), Duke (No. 2 seed in the East), Virginia, USC, Minnesota. Next weekend, […]

The Nightshift: 6 February 2017

Press Clippings: Embed from Getty Images Good Morning. It’s Monday, 6 February 2017 and this is the morning edition of The Nightshift. Super Bowl LI is in the books and it was a classic: close; the first overtime game ever in Super Bowl history; and the biggest comeback ever in Super Bowl history. Congratulations to New England for […]