Caught My Eye…

“In our judicial system, ‘the public has a right to every man’s evidence.’ Since the earliest days of the Republic, ‘every man’ has included the President of the United States.” – Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr (July 9, 2020)

Welcome to “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:

  • Breaking the Law
  • Ballot Interference Prevention Act
  • POTUS & SCOTUS
  • Shepard Smith
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

Real liberty is neither found in despotism or the extremes of democracy, but in moderate governments. – Alexander Hamilton

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

  • Discharging of Fireworks
  • Kimberly Guilfoyle
  • Trump’s Weekend
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

May we think of freedom not as the right to do as we please but as the opportunity to do what is right. ― Peter Marshall

Welcome to “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:

  • UM Big Sky Poll
  • D.C. Statehood
  • Lone Ranger
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

Quote of the day:

I don’t like the fact that my chances of survival seem to be linked to the common sense of others. -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 and humor.

This week’s topics include Greg Gianforte, Biden/Trump fundraising, unemployment claims, Bolton’s book, COVID-19 cases/deaths, Trump’s disapproval rating, 2020 Census, 43 Alumni for Biden, CNN breaks records, Daines’ Meet-and-Greet, plus much more!

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

The only people I owe my loyalty to are the ones who never made me question theirs. ― Joe Mehl

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

  • Gianforte’s Ad
  • Wyoming Republican Convention
  • Chief Justice of the United States
  • One More Thing

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

The truth is still the truth, even if no one believes it. A lie is still a lie, even if everyone believes it. -Unknown

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

  • The Militia
  • The RGA & Cooney
  • The Jobs Report

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The Wednesday Read

Quote of the day:

The best way to avoid disappointment is to not expect anything from anyone…

Today’s independent commentary deals with the Montana Primary Election. I will provide independent commentary about:

  • Presidential Primary
  • U.S. Senate
  • Montana Governor
  • U.S. House At-Large
  • Disappointments/Surprises
  • One More Thing

The Montana Primary was held Tuesday. It was not as exciting as I thought it would be. The Montana Secretary of State’s election website did not work for about 40 minutes. I used the New York Times election coverage for Montana and seemed to be ahead of most other folks who were posting the results.

Here are some brief thoughts on some of the races. Thanks to all the candidates!

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Caught My Eye…

In the end, people will judge you anyway, so don’t live your life impressing others – live your life impressing yourself. ~ Anonymous

Welcome to “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:

  • CME Milestone
  • Tester’s Haircut
  • Montana GOP
  • Trump & Social Media
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

Quote of the day:

I recently purchased a toilet brush…long story short, I’m going back to toilet paper…

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

  • Trump & Twitter
  • SpaceX Launch
  • Ochenski’s Column

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