The Wednesday Read

Rock bottom will teach you lessons that mountain tops never will. – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Bullock & MT GOP
  • Trump & Twitter
  • One More Thing

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision. ― John C. Maxwell

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Gazette & Census
  • Gallup – Confidence in Institutions
  • Reagan & Trump

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The Monday Memo

Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission. ― Zig Ziglar

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

  • Women’s World Cup
  • Fox News Live in France
  • Salute to America

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Thursday Numbers

The forest was shrinking, but the trees kept voting for the axe because its handle was made of wood and they thought it was one of them. -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 Trump’s fundraising, ransom to hackers, unemployment, U.S. Senator Susan Collins, Montana AFL-CIO convention, NBA Draft, Trump’s job approval rating, Bullock & the second debate, the congressional women’s softball game, Yellowstone, and much more!

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The Wednesday Read

I’m at the place in my life where running errands count as “going out.” – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Secretary of State Stapleton
  • Orlando Sentinel Endorsement
  • AOC & Concentration Camps
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

Don’t regret growing older. It’s a privilege denied to many. – Unknown

Welcome to another Monday!

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

  • MTGov – Gianforte
  • MTAL – Stapleton
  • Trump 2020
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

It doesn’t matter how old you get, buying snacks for a road trip should always look like an unsupervised 9-year-old was given $100. –Unknown

Welcome to another Monday!

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

  • Tester Endorses
  • The DNC Debate
  • Game Seven
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

Scientists say the universe is made up of protons, neutrons, and electrons. They forgot to mention morons. – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Daines – Transparent, Accountable, & Innovative
  • Bullock Staffing Changes
  • Royal Protocol

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

If you want to assert a truth, first make sure it’s not just an opinion that you desperately want to be true. – Neil deGrasse Tyson

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Daines Saves Job Corps?
  • Tester’s Endorsement Promise
  • Jeopardy!

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The Monday Memo

Maturity is when you have the power to destroy someone who did you wrong, but you just breathe, walk away, and let life take care of them. –Unknown

Welcome to Monday – and to the first column of June!

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

  • Stapleton vs Bullock II
  • U.S.S. John S. McCain
  • Meghan Markle

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