Tuesday’s Quick Hits

Discipline is doing what needs to be done even when you don’t want to do it. – Unknown

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Daines & Pence
  • Gianforte & Three Republicans
  • George Ochenski
  • FIFA Women’s World Cup
  • Toronto Raptors

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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 Wednesday Read

Life has never given me lemons. It has given me anger issues, anxiety, a love for alcohol, and a serious dislike for stupid people, but not lemons. – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Q2 Breaking News (Gianforte)
  • Politics Stops at Water’s Edge
  • Special Day of Prayer

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Caught My Eye…

A recent study has found that women who carry a little extra weight live longer than the men who mention it. – 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 Attorney General Polls
  • Montana Governor’s Security
  • Human Composting
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read: Two Polls

So far there are four people who have announced that they are running for Montana Attorney General. They are Republicans Jon Bennion and Austin Knudsen and Democrats Kim Dudik and Raph Graybill.

So today The Western Word has two polls – one for the Republican candidates and one for the Democrat candidates.

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