The Wednesday Read

Quote of the Day:

Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism. ― Hubert H. Humphrey

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

  • Bullock’s Federal Lawsuit
  • Gun Money
  • Trump’s Money Problems
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Don’t be afraid of being outnumbered. Eagles fly alone. Pigeons flock together. -Unknown

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:

  • Recreational Marijuana
  • New Birther Lie
  • Voter Suppression
  • For Shame
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Never in a million years could I have imagined going to a bank teller with a mask on and asking for money. – Unknown

Welcome to “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

NOTICE: CME 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!

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:

  • The Conspiracy
  • Opening Up America Again
  • Major Polls
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

If your path is more difficult, it’s because your calling is higher. – Unknown

Happy November!

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:

  • The Impeachment Vote
  • Facebook & Twitter
  • One More Thing

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