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 COCKTAILS ASTIRRED :  Cocktails & Conversations

  Proper Cocktails Sean Muldoon tinkered with the formula for the Tipperary cocktail—a classic made with Irish whiskey—until eventually striking the perfect balance for the menu at Dead Rabbit. “It’s a great introduction to an Irish whiskey cocktail, and really easy to replicate,” says the proprietor. RECIPE controversal conversations Florida shooter Nikolas Cruz shared a trait […]

SWB WORLD: SCHOOL SHOOTING IN FLORIDA; Market Up 250;From Coffee to Pizza Empire

 TODAY’S QUOTE Thursday February 15, 2018 “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.”–Warren Buffet BIZ HEADLINES WSJ Florida Police Apprehend Suspect in Shooting at High School, Report Several Dead READ REUTERS ‘Numerous’ fatalities after shooting at Florida high school […]

SWB WORLD : DOW Finishes With Gain of 330 Points; Oil Drops; Turmoil in White House; Gold Brick Building in NYC

 TODAY’S QUOTE Monday February 12, 2018 “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.”–Mark Twain BIZ HEADLINES WSJ New Tax Law Haunts Companies That Did ‘Inversion’ Deals READ REUTERS North Korea judged winner of diplomatic gold at Olympics READ BLOOMBERG When Will […]

ASTIRRED: Cozy up with a White Russian and the Olympics

THE WHITE RUSSIAN  For the White Russian, pour 1 1/2 ounce vodka, 1 ounce kahlua, and 1 ounce cream in a rocks glass over cube ice.  That’s it. TODAY AT PYEONGCHANG 2018: SUNDAY 11 FEBRUARY The figure skating team event continues with the ice dance, pairs free skating and women’s single skating short programmes. This competition […]

SWB WEEKEND : DOW DIVES; A Second Shutdown; Weekend’s Best: The Olympics; Your Weekend Meal

It’s the Weekend ….Thank Goodness 🙂   BIZ HEADLINES WSJ U.S. Secretly Offered Iran a Channel for Talks on Prisoners READ REUTERS U.S. body brokers supply world with human torsos, limbs and heads READ BLOOMBERG U.S. Stocks Plunge as Rate-Hike Jitters Return: Markets Wrap READ BBC US House set for budget battle ahead of shutdown deadline […]