The Wednesday Read

Quote of the Day:

If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter. – George Washington

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

  • Plane to Plane
  • Hanoi Jane
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

We all have ability. The difference is how we use it. – Charlotte Whitton

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

If you are a first-time visitor, CME is posted right 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. I often throw in a touch of sarcasm to make you smile – or to irritate you just a little – maybe both.

Topics that I am providing commentary about today include Steve Daines & Brett Kavanaugh, Matt Rosendale, Ryan Zinke, Air Force One, and One More Thing you won’t want to miss!

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The Wednesday Read: Pearl Harbor, Daines, Trump, the weather, & more!

Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it. – Dwight D. Eisenhower

These items caught my attention for this edition of The Wednesday Read:

  • Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
  • U.S. Senator Steve Daines
  • Donald Trump & Boeing
  • The Weather
  • Larry the Legend

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Thursday Numbers

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits. – Albert Einstein

In case you’re new around here, “Thursday Numbers” 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.

This week’s topics include heroin use, country music, unemployment, eating steaks, Willie’s Reserve, Total Clout Index, Cascade County & Gonorrhea, Krakauer’s new book, MSNBC & taxes, utility bill increases, and the NFL’s first regular season game is scheduled!

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