Thursday Numbers

Welcome to “Thursday Numbers!” If this is your first time visiting The Western Word, this is my weekly column where I take a look at the numbers in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary sometimes laced with just a little sarcasm.

NOTICE: If you read this column you will probably gain knowledge not found on other websites! You may be able to use this information to impress your family, friends, and co-workers. The information might even be life changing – so consider yourself warned…

This week I write about election coverage, Karl Rove, unemployment, Diane Sawyer, late registration, Stairway to Heaven, electoral votes, projected majorities in the 113th Congress, Montana’s voter turnout, idiot sign, and much more!