Caught My Eye…

Who in your life would have to die from gun violence before you would support gun control? – 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:

  • Hearsay & Bribery
  • Favorite Sitcom Theme Song
  • One More Thing

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TWW Poll: Favorite Sitcom Theme Song (Finals)

It’s time to pick your favorite sitcom theme song!

Last week, in two separate polls, I asked readers to pick their favorite sitcom theme songs. There were 12 sitcoms to choose from in two polls. Readers could vote for three in each poll.

You can only vote for one song in this poll. If you are not sure how the theme song sounds, click on (Sample) to watch a video of the song.

Here are the finalists:

Cheers (Sample)
Friends (Sample)
The Office (Sample)
M*A*S*H (Sample)
The Brady Bunch (Sample)
The Partridge Family (Sample)

Click “Continue Reading” if you do not see the poll.

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Thursday Numbers

The most damaging phrase in our language is ‘We’ve always done it this way.’ – Grace Murray Hopper

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 Greg Gianforte’s fundraising, unemployment, squirrel problems, impeachment poll, Bronze Star, St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Nationals, friends, city of St. Louis is #1, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Thanks for dropping by The Western Word. Get prepared – your free dose of knowledge awaits!

“Thursday Numbers” is the weekly column where I take a look at the numbers that are in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary (sometimes spiked with sarcasm) just to make you smile, shake your head, or make you send me nasty e-mails or Tweets.

This week I write about education, brotherly love, weapons of mass destruction, tips, richest people, spookiest spots, control of the government, Kansas City Royals, St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, ACLU of Montana, and much more!

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