The Monday Memo

The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. – Thomas Jefferson

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

  • Civil War
  • Dumb vs Dumber
  • Ed Buttrey – Update
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Do not correct a fool, or he will hate you; correct a wise man and he will appreciate you. – Proverbs 9:8

Welcome to another exciting edition of Caught My Eye (CME).

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:

  • Republican National Convention
  • MTSEN Poll
  • Ed Buttrey
  • Pro-Life/Pro-Choice
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

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

  • AG William Barr
  • The Mueller Report
  • MTLeg – Medicaid Expansion
  • MTLeg – Firefighter Protection Act
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

You are never too young to start an empire and never too old to chase a new dream. – 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, humor, and bluntness.

This week’s topics include the national debt, selling Montana, big bucks for a bull, unemployment, Montana Medicaid, border security compromise, God & Trump, Trump’s job approval, Houston Rockets star James Harden, the Mars rover, Montana Governor Steve Bullock, presidential primary debates, and much more!

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The Wednesday Read: Pay Raise, Abuse of Power, & Thanksgiving

Fill your life with experiences, not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show. – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • MT Lawmakers Pay Raise
  • Abuse of Power
  • One More Thing

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