Thursday Numbers

Bad politicians are elected by good people who don’t vote. –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 and humor.

This week’s topics include Flint water, unemployment claims, coronavirus deaths, Montana unemployment benefits, fraudulent use of absentee ballots, Trump’s disapproval rating, 2020 Census, Bill Clinton, Kamala Harris, and much more!

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The Wednesday Read

Quote of the day:

Don’t study me…you won’t graduate. – Unknown

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

  • Senate Intelligence Committee
  • Jill Biden’s Ex-Husband
  • The Fact Check
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

There are always consequences to your actions. Before you act, make sure you are prepared for them. –Anonymous

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 and humor.

This week’s topics include MacKenzie Scott, Trump/Obama & Twitter, unemployment, coronavirus deaths in the USA, troops in Germany, Baghdad, kneeling, Trump’s disapproval rating, 2020 Census, MLB suspensions, three former presidents & John Lewis, plus much more!

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Children in Cages

Inside an old warehouse in South Texas, hundreds of children wait in a series of cages created by metal fencing. One cage had 20 children inside. Scattered about are bottles of water, bags of chips and large foil sheets intended to serve as blankets.

One teenager told an advocate who visited that she was helping care for a young child she didn’t know because the child’s aunt was somewhere else in the facility. She said she had to show others in her cell how to change the girl’s diaper.Associated Press

Today would be a great day for the Trump Administration to stop separating children from their families at the border.

Over the weekend, more and more people came out against this cruel act being administered by the Trump Administration.

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