The Monday Memo

Common sense is not a gift it’s a punishment because you have to deal with everyone who doesn’t have it. – Unknown

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

  • General Election Ballots
  • Amy Coney Barrett
  • NBA Bubble Champions
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

Real liberty is neither found in despotism or the extremes of democracy, but in moderate governments. – Alexander Hamilton

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

  • Discharging of Fireworks
  • Kimberly Guilfoyle
  • Trump’s Weekend
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

If you want to know how rich you are, find out how many things you have that money can’t buy. – 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 and humor.

This week’s topics include ActBlue fundraising, unemployment claims, coronavirus deaths in the USA, Romano fundraising, Trump & National Guard troops, demonstrators in Helena, Trump’s disapproval rating, 2020 Census, Trump & battleground states, and much more!

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The Monday Memo

UPDATE: CME is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker, where cursive writing is required and the pledge is recited each day, also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

Today’s quote:

Your opinion is your opinion, your perception is your perception. Do not confuse them with ‘facts’ or ‘truths.’ – John Moore

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

  • Fox vs Gianforte
  • Hill to the Rescue
  • It’s All About Trump
  • Did You Know?
  • One More Thing

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