The Wednesday Read

To the people who lose one shoe on the side of the road: Please tell me what the rest of your life is like. – Unknown

These topics caught my attention in the last 24 hours:

  • Applause for Walmart
  • Diverting Military Construction Funds
  • Vice President Mike Pence

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Thursday Numbers

Do not be afraid of dying. Be afraid of living with nothing to die for. –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, humor, and bluntness.

This week’s topics include border fencing, iPad problems, unemployment, Jeopardy, delinquent meal accounts, Lucky for Life, Minnesota undercover sting, Governor Steve Bullock, annual debt, possible US Space Command bases, Trump’s immigration policy, and much more!

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

I just wanted you to know that somebody cares about you. Not me, but somebody does. – Unknown

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Hanna’s Act
  • Wall Money
  • Michael Avenatti
  • The Meme of the Week

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Thursday Numbers

It’s better to walk alone, than with a crowd going in the wrong direction. – Diane Grant

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, humor, and bluntness.

One thing is for certain – you will be smarter by reading this column!

This week’s topics include the Powerball lottery, Covington Catholic High School student Nicholas Sandmann, Jon Tester & the Weapons Generation Facility, unemployment, Boeing Co’s 737 MAX jets, defense spending, government spending, quality-of-living rankings, Paul Manafort, Ann Coulter & miles of border wall built, plus much more!

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