The Wednesday Read

Quote of the Day:

If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter. – George Washington

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

  • Plane to Plane
  • Hanoi Jane
  • One More Thing

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life. ― Confucius

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

  • Pence in Montana
  • 60 Minutes
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

I am thankful for all those difficult people in my life; they have shown me exactly who I do not want to be. –Anonymous

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

  • Pence, Montana, & QAnon
  • Daines’ Campaign Website
  • Dear Postal Customer
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

If you have to hurt other people to feel powerful, you are an extremely weak individual. – Bobby Mattingly

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 Trump fundraising, unemployment, Sturgis super spreader, USA coronavirus deaths, Afghanistan & Iraq troop cuts, 2020 Census, Trump’s disapproval rating, Bob Woodward’s new book, NFL Kickoff 2020 – Texans vs Chiefs, VP coming to Montana, and much more!

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The Monday Memo

Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching. – C. S. Lewis

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

  • Mail Collection Boxes
  • Montana Governor’s Race
  • Montana Speaker of the House
  • Republican National Convention
  • Under God

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