Caught My Eye…

Don’t worry about the haters…They are just angry because the truth you speak contradicts the lie they live. ― Steve Maraboli

Welcome to May and “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

UPDATE: CME is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker, where cursive writing is required and the pledge is recited each day, also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

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 Gubernatorial Debates
  • Joe Biden
  • Self-Isolation
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

Good News – The Western Word is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

Today’s quote:

The same people who voted for Trump because “he says what he means” are now busy arguing he did not mean what he said. –Unknown

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

  • Montana Gubernatorial Debate
  • The New Excuse
  • Stimulus Checks & More
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Don’t worry about what people think. They don’t do it very often. – Unknown

Welcome to “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

NOTICE: CME is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

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:

  • Dr. Trump’s Virus Treatments
  • Montana Gubernatorial Debates
  • Great Falls School Election
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

It doesn’t matter how fit you are you will never reach your full potential if your character is unhealthy. -Unknown

If you are a first-time visitor, welcome! Caught My Eye (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 Debate
  • Relax, Mr. President
  • National Debt
  • Kansas/Kansas State
  • NFL Concussions
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

Society has become so fake that the truth actually bothers people. ― Chanda Kaushik

These topics caught my attention in the last few days:

  • The Impeachment Trial
  • Republican Gubernatorial Debate
  • One More Thing

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

In order to be old and wise, you first need to be young and stupid. – Unknown

Tuesday’s Quick Hits is the column where I post a short narrative from recent major stories and provide brief commentary.

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Trump Picks Gianforte
  • Red Flag Laws
  • Rev. Franklin Graham
  • Brawl of the Wild

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The Wednesday Read

Always give your best, never get discouraged, never be petty; always remember, others may hate you, but those who hate you don’t win unless you hate them, and then you destroy yourself. – Richard M. Nixon

These topics caught my attention in the last 24 hours:

  • Impeachment Hearings
  • DACA & SCOTUS
  • Sandy Hook
  • MT GOP Gubernatorial Debate
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

When you are dead, you do not know you are dead. It’s only painful and difficult for others. The same applies when you are stupid. – Ricky Gervais

These topics caught my attention in the last 24 hours:

  • Tester’s Town Hall
  • Gubernatorial Debates
  • 837-Page Rule

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Caught My Eye…

If you’re lost in the woods start talking loudly about politics. Someone will show up to argue with you. – Unknown

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

REMINDER: Today (Friday, June 21) is the first day of summer!

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:

  • MT-Gov Poll Results
  • The “A” Word
  • Rumble in the Falls II
  • Night Court
  • One More Thing

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits: MT Gov Poll

So far there are five Republicans who have announced that they intend to run for Governor of Montana.

They are Attorney General Tim Fox, U.S. Representative Greg Gianforte, State Senator Al Olszewski, former State Senator Gary Perry, and Army veteran Peter Ziehli.

So today The Western Word asks, who do you think will win the Republican primary election for Montana Governor?

Please click on “Continue Reading” if you do not see the polls.

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