The Wednesday Read

Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet. – Roger Miller

These topics caught my attention in the last 24 hours:

  • Little Shell Chippewa Tribe
  • Triple Homicide in Great Falls
  • Trump’s Letter

Continue reading

Thursday Numbers

There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true. ― Soren Kierkegaard

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 Rep. Devin Nunes & CNN, guns everywhere, George Zimmerman, food stamps, unemployment claims, Obamacare, new citizens, most popular baby names, legal scholars, Bengals, and much more!

Continue reading

Caught My Eye…

Scientists say the universe is made up of protons, neutrons, and electrons. They forgot to mention morons. – 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:

  • Graham, Daines, & Impeachment
  • MLB Umpire Rob Drake
  • Crosstown Games
  • One More Thing

Continue reading

Caught My Eye…

Accept both compliments and criticism. It takes both sun and rain for a flower to grow. – 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:

  • Lewis & Clark County Sheriff
  • Gianforte & Impeachment
  • Bullock & Iowa
  • Mick Mulvaney
  • Trump National Doral
  • One More Thing

Continue reading

Tuesday’s Quick Hits

A little progress each day adds up to big results. –Unknown

Tuesday’s Quick Hits is the column where I post a short narrative from major stories and provide brief commentary about them.

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Trump & Syria
  • Trump’s Tax Returns
  • Trump & Nickelback
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Impeach Nancy Pelosi
  • Daines on TV

Continue reading

Thursday Numbers

Confidence is silent. Insecurities are loud. Remember that. – 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, humor, and bluntness.

This week’s topics include impeachment fundraising, free school lunches, unemployment, Kanye’s worship service, Minnesota Twins, U.S. House and the whistleblower complaint, House impeachment count, Jessica Simpson, new American citizens, Winter Storm Watch, NFL penalties, and much more!

Continue reading

Caught My Eye…

I’m not sure how many problems I have because math is one of them. – 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:

  • Democratic Debate
  • U.S. House Judiciary Committee
  • Tobacco-Free Campus
  • One More Thing

Continue reading

Thursday Numbers

An army of sheep led by a lion is better than an army of lions led by a sheep. ― Alexander the Great

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 an expensive troll storm, Storm Area 51, unemployment, The Ranch at Rock Creek, Security Forces, Impeachment, Un-American Tweets, Apollo 11, 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, CBS Evening News, and much more!

Continue reading

The Wednesday Read

Maybe my mom was right all those years ago. Maybe I won’t be happy until someone loses an eye. Maybe that’s what’s been missing. – Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Non-Citizens & Voting
  • NFL Free Agency
  • The NBA Problem

Continue reading