Caught My Eye…

Always remember that someone else is happy with much less than you have. – Unknown

Welcome to the big column to end the week “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

If you are a first-time visitor, welcome! CME is the once a week column that is posted here every Friday morning. This is when I take a look at some of the stories I did not have time to write about during the week. There may be some sarcasm and pointed independent commentary so be warned!

Here are the topics that “Caught My Eye” this week:

  • The Border Deal
  • Loser Teachers
  • Covington Catholic High School
  • Sheriff of Social Media
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

You are never too young to start an empire and never too old to chase a new dream. – Unknown

Welcome to “Thursday Numbers!” In case you’re a first-time visitor, this is the weekly column where I take a look at the numbers that are in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary sometimes sprinkled with sarcasm, humor, and bluntness.

This week’s topics include the national debt, selling Montana, big bucks for a bull, unemployment, Montana Medicaid, border security compromise, God & Trump, Trump’s job approval, Houston Rockets star James Harden, the Mars rover, Montana Governor Steve Bullock, presidential primary debates, and much more!

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The Wednesday Read

If you’re testing my waters you better know how to swim. – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Iowa & Bullock
  • Politicians & Counting

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

When someone told me I live in a fantasyland, I nearly fell off my unicorn. – Unknown

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Stapleton – Four Separate Ethics Violations
  • Montana Legislature – Abortion
  • Government Shutdown Averted?

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The Monday Memo

Never argue with someone who believes their own lies – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
  • We the People Petitions
  • Sheriff of Social Media

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Caught My Eye…

Sometimes the first step towards forgiveness is realizing the other person is a complete idiot. – Unknown

Welcome to the big column to end the week “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

If you are a first-time visitor, welcome! CME is the once a week column that is posted here every Friday morning. This is when I take a look at some of the stories I did not have time to write about during the week. There may be some sarcasm and pointed independent commentary so be warned!

Here are the topics that “Caught My Eye” this week:

  • Montana Sales Tax
  • Daylight Saving Time
  • Straws and Plastic Bags
  • The Daines Tweet
  • Elizabeth Warren
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

Don’t blame a clown for acting like a clown. Ask yourself why you keep going to the circus. – Unknown

Welcome to “Thursday Numbers!” In case you’re a first-time visitor, this is the weekly column where I take a look at the numbers that are in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary sometimes sprinkled with sarcasm, humor, and bluntness.

This week’s topics include Greg Gianforte is first, unemployment, State of the Union, Sales Tax bill, State of the Union polls, Shopko, the political crisis in Virginia, Montana microbreweries’ tap-room hours, Trump’s first rally of 2019, and much more!

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The Wednesday Read: State of the Union

This is the time to re-ignite the American imagination. This is the time to search for the tallest summit, and set our sights on the brightest star. This is the time to rekindle the bonds of love and loyalty and memory that link us together as citizens, as neighbors, as patriots. – President Donald J. Trump 02/05/19

President Donald J. Trump gave his State of the Union (SOTU) address last night. The speech lasted 1:22:25 making it the third-longest SOTU speech in history.

Here are some of my thoughts about his speech.

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

Last year I joined a support group for antisocial people. We haven’t met yet. – Unknown

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • State of the Union
  • Greg Gianforte
  • Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam
  • Sheriff of Social Media

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The Monday Memo

It’s better to cross the line and suffer the consequences than to just stare at that line for the rest of your life. – Anonymous

Today’s independent commentary deals with these issues:

  • Super Bowl Recap
  • Halftime Show
  • Commercials
  • Next Year

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