Caught My Eye…

It’s a little sad that today’s youth don’t get to experience a red rubber dodgeball to the face like we did back in the day. – Unknown

Happy 2020! The Western Word is back! I missed you crazy people!

There’s no better place to start 2020 with than Caught My Eye (CME).

If you are a first-time visitor, welcome! CME is the once a week column that is posted 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. There may be some sarcasm and pointed independent commentary so be warned!

Here are the topics that “Caught My Eye” over the holiday break:

  • Stapleton
  • New Year’s Eve
  • Trump Tweets
  • College Football
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

You are never too old to set another goal, or to dream a new dream. ― C.S. Lewis

Word of the Day: Impeachment

The word of the day for Tuesday was “impeachment.” Yes, the Democrats went there.

Around 5:00 pm in Washington, DC, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that the House would begin a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

It did not take the Trump campaign very long to capitalize on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s announcement. Less than two hours after the announcement I received an email from the Trump campaign titled, “Call Transcript” asking me to become a Charter member of his “Official Impeachment Defense Task Force.”

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The Monday Memo

To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence. ― Mark Twain

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

  • Montana Shooting Sports Association
  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
  • Brett Kavanaugh
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

I’m at the place in my life where running errands count as “going out.” – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Secretary of State Stapleton
  • Orlando Sentinel Endorsement
  • AOC & Concentration Camps
  • One More Thing

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