The Wednesday Read

When I was little we didn’t have emojis. We had to put smiley face stickers on handwritten letters like a bunch of savages. – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • MTLeg – No Notice Meetings
  • Fox on the Run
  • Barr’s Mueller Report
  • Bigfoot in Montana

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Caught My Eye…

Happiness is not about getting all you want, it is about enjoying all you have. – Unknown

Welcome to the big column to end the week, “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” this week:

  • Montana vs. Michigan
  • MTN – Gianforte’s ‘domino effect’
  • Montana Tavern Association
  • Sports Gambling
  • One More Thing

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

When someone told me I live in a fantasyland, I nearly fell off my unicorn. – Unknown

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Stapleton – Four Separate Ethics Violations
  • Montana Legislature – Abortion
  • Government Shutdown Averted?

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Caught My Eye…

I always knew I’d get old. How fast it happened was a bit of a surprise, though. -Unknown

Welcome to the big column to end the week “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 commentary so be warned!

Here are the topics that “Caught My Eye” this week:

  • Corey, Corey, Corey
  • Montana Green Party
  • That Damned Wall
  • NFL Playoffs
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

More people would learn from their mistakes if they weren’t so busy denying them. ― Harold J. Smith

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 millionaires, unemployment, best #Montana Tweets, 116th Congress, Trump’s Cabinet meeting, Nancy Pelosi, Corey Stapleton, NFL domination, partial federal government shutdown, human composting, and much more!

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Caught My Eye…

Sometimes I question my sanity, but the unicorn in the kitchen told me I’m fine. -@RebelCircus

Welcome to the big show to end the week “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 commentary so be warned!

Here are the topics that “Caught My Eye” this week:

  • Montana Can’t Count
  • Daines’ Secret Trip
  • Michael Cohen
  • U.S. Life Expectancy
  • Montana State Bobcats
  • One More Thing

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