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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Thursday Numbers

The Western Word is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

Quote of the day…

When I was your age, I had to walk 10 feet through shag carpet to change the TV channel. –Anonymous

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 Census forms in the mail, unemployment claims, coronavirus cases/deaths, Secretary of the Navy’s trip, airline travel, coronavirus poll, Easter & coronavirus, Apollo 13, Census self-response rate, chilling new coronavirus study, plus much more!

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Caught My Eye…

The older I get, the more I understand that it’s okay to live a life others don’t understand. – Unknown

Welcome to “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

CME is coming to you, STILL coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

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:

  • June 2020 Election
  • USA, USA, USA
  • Unemployment Claims
  • Governors/President
  • One More Thing

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