Thursday Numbers

You have to be odd to be number one. – Dr. Seuss

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 the Farm Bill, border wall funding, Stormy Daniels, unemployment, Arrowhead Stadium, world’s oldest skydiver, special counsel’s approval, Trump’s job approval, bowl games, Michael Cohen, and much more!

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Caught My Eye…

TGIF faithful readers! We are now 46 days from Election Day and some campaigns are in panic mode!

If this is your first time visiting The Western Word the “Caught My Eye” column is posted every Friday morning right here! It’s where I take a quick look at some of the stories I did not have time to write about during the week – and I often throw in a touch of sarcasm just to make you smile.

Today I take a look at two new web sites, jobs for veterans, Sportsmen’s Act, the Mercedes Benz fundraiser, Farm Bill, Ann under pressure, distrust in the media, Fox & Friends, Caddyshack, and I pry open my political inbox and share!  There’s a lot more so read on and tell your friends to stop by!

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Thursday Numbers

We’ve finally made it to Thursday – Congratulations!  Thursday Numbers is my weekly column where I take a look at the numbers in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary sometimes with a little sarcasm.

NOTE: If you read this column you will probably gain knowledge not found on other websites! You may be able to use this information to impress your family, friends, and co-workers. The information might even be life changing – so consider yourself warned…

This week I write about net worth, campaign advertising buys, unemployment, expanding a VA clinic, the Farm Bill, battle of the sexes, Sophia, unpaid work requirement, the Nelsons, optimism, home sales, jobs plan, Fast and Furious, Citizen Petitions, and a NASCAR baby! There’s a lot more so read on!

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Caught My Eye…

TGIF – Welcome to Friday!  We are now 53 days from Election Day!

First visit?  If this is your first time visiting The Western Word the “Caught My Eye” column is posted every Friday morning right here!  It’s where I take a quick look at some of the stories I did not have time to write about during the week – and I often throw in a touch of sarcasm just to make you smile.

Today I take a look at the finger, married/not married, richest members of congress, the farm bill, a continuing resolution, not a grizzly, pooping in Denver, increasing web traffic, plus I share some special e-mails that came into my political inbox, and much more! Continue reading

Caught My Eye…

NOTE: This is my 100th “Caught My Eye” column! I am sure letters will be forthcoming from the President and elected officials congratulating me.  Nonetheless, enjoy the 100th edition of Caught My Eye…

Woohoo – we made it to Friday – Congratulations!  If you read one thing today, this column has to be it!  You want to slide into your weekend armed with knowledge and a smile, don’t you?

If this is your first time visiting The Western Word (TWW), the “Caught My Eye” column is posted every Friday morning right here!  Here is where I take a quick look at some of the stories I did not have time to write or comment about during the week – and I often throw in a touch of sarcasm just to make you smile…

ADVISORY: Before proceeding please understand that everyone and everything is fair game…

Today I write about the Rehberg no-show, Pearl Jam tickets, Trib v. KRTV, Independent, GOP Witch Hunt, Term Limits, FarmVille, More Outhouse, I share the contents of my political inbox, and much more!

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