The Monday Memo: Bush 41, Zinke, & Bowl Games

It hurts every day, the absence of someone who was once there. – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these issues:

  • George H.W. Bush
  • Ryan Zinke
  • Bowl Games

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Thursday Numbers

Happy New Year! Thanks for taking time out of your holiday schedule to read “Thursday Numbers.”

If this is your first time, this is the column where I take a look at the numbers that are in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary (sometimes spiked with a little sarcasm).

This week I write about Bon Jovi, ObamaCare, unemployment, new laws for 2014, the speed limit, deaths on the roads, tax breaks, Antarctic rescue, stamps, bowl games, SiriusXM Pigskin Pick ‘em, Phil Robertson, Beyoncé, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Welcome to Thursday! If this is your first time visiting The Western Word, “Thursday Numbers” 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.

This week I write about legal fees, unemployment, partying like it’s 2012, checks in the wall, bulletproof backpacks, Bork, polls, Boehner, bowl games, the Ready or Not Report, Chairwoman Mikulski, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

It’s the first of December.   Oh my!

It’s been a couple of weeks since Thursday Numbers was published, but we’re back with all the numbers behind the news!

In case you’re new to The Western Word, Thursday Numbers is where we kind of countdown the numbers in the news and the stories behind them – with some commentary.

Today I take a look at some polls, Tebow, unemployment, buttocks, a birthday, columns, cows, turkeys, bowling, and much more – so read on…

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Published in: on December 1, 2011 at 7:44 am  Comments Off on Thursday Numbers  
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