Thursday Numbers

It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters. – Epictetus

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.

This week’s topics include unemployment, false or misleading claims, mountain man, Taylor Swift, Art Wittich, Powerball, and much more!

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Politics 2016: Lawyers, Gowdy, Clinton, Flags, & Silverman…

Thanks for stopping by. Today your favorite independent blogger provides commentary about the follow issues:

  • Gianforte’s Cease & Desist Letter
  • Wittich Lawsuit
  • Gowdy to Campaign for Zinke
  • Hillary Clinton Shatters Glass Ceiling
  • American Flags at DNC Convention
  • Sarah Silverman

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Monday’s Political Quick Hits

We should all consider each other as human beings, and we should respect each other. – Malala Yousafzai

Welcome to Monday! Here are some “Political Quick Hits” about some issues that caught my attention over the weekend:

  • Montana Republican Delegates
  • Vietnam Veterans Commemoration
  • Great Falls Deputy City Manager
  • Public School Bathrooms
  • TWW Poll – Public School Bathrooms Policy

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Monday’s Political Quick Hits

In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can. – Nikos Kazantzakis

Welcome to Monday! Here are some “Political Quick Hits” about some issues that caught my attention over the weekend:

  • Bernie in Montana
  • Wittich Punishment
  • Bullock emails
  • AP Final on Burns
  • TWW Poll Results
  • Oh Dwyane

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Monday’s Odds & Ends

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together. – Vincent Van Gogh

Welcome to Monday!

Today is another one of those days in which there are several major stories out there that I want to comment about – so it’s another “Odds & Ends” day!

Today’s topics include:

  • Down Goes Wittich
  • Blackfeet Reservation Housing
  • Bumper Sticker Mania
  • White House & the French President

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Wednesday’s Quick Hits

People will generally accept facts as truth only if the facts agree with what they already believe. – Andy Rooney

Welcome to Wednesday! Here are some “Wednesday Quick Hits” about these important issues:

  • Motl vs. Wittich
  • ISIS Hunting Tag
  • Plane-Gate – Shortchanged?
  • SCOTUS’ 4-4 Decision
  • D.C. Madam’s Call Log
  • Trump’s Campaign Manager
  • Quote of the Campaign

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Monday’s Odds & Ends

Welcome to Monday – the last Monday of March!

Today is another one of those days in which there are several major stories out there that I want to comment about – so it’s another “Odds & Ends” day!

Today’s topics include:

  • Gianforte’s Charitable Giving
  • Wittich Trial
  • Open Carry
  • Feel the Bern
  • Final Four

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Wednesday’s Odds & Ends

Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future. – John F. Kennedy

Welcome to Wednesday! Today is one of those days in which there are several stories out there that I want to comment about – so it’s another “Odds & Ends” day!

Here are today’s topics:

  • Montana GOP’s Closed Primary
  • A Blog’s Obsession
  • Wittich Responds
  • Obama is coming for your guns
  • GOP Presidential Debate – My Winner is…

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Caught My Eye…

It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit. – Harry S Truman

Disclaimer: Don’t try this at home; I am a professional.

If you are a first-time visitor, “Caught My Eye” 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 – or maybe both.

Today I write about Motl v. Wittich, Roasting Bullock, Adam Sanchez Jr, Gazette & Daines/Zinke, the Iowa Caucus, alcohol deliveries, plus much more!

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Monday’s Odds & Ends

Hello Monday – the last Monday of October! It’s time for another odds and ends edition from the past weekend! When there are several stories out there that I want to comment about, I combine them into one column and call it “Potpourri” or “Odds & Ends” or something catchy to get your attention.

Today’s topics include:

  • Ehrlick & Montana Family Foundation
  • Wittich’s Trial Delayed
  • Trump/Carson & Religion
  • Tea Party – Circling the Drain?

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