Thursday Numbers

Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died. – Erma Bombeck

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.

This week’s topics include Trump’s tweets, unemployment, Trump’s salary, stolen fireworks, Joey Chestnut, the election integrity commission, Sharon & Ozzy Osbourne, urban chickens, Montana earthquake, and much more!

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Terrific News Tuesday

Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be. – Daniel J. Boorstin

Hey kids – welcome to another edition of Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • First Responders
  • Great Falls Voyagers
  • Durant & Warriors
  • Joey Chestnut & Hot Dogs
  • Mega Millions Jackpot

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Thursday Numbers

Yawn!  Wednesday night seemed so short after staying up late to watch fireworks and then hearing them throughout the night and not getting enough sleep.  Let’s all give a big thank you to the firefighters and other emergency personnel who kept us safe yesterday!

If this is your first time visiting The Western Word (TWW), “Thursday Numbers” is my weekly column where I take a look at the numbers mentioned in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary (sometimes with a little sarcasm).

NOTICE:  By reading this column you will probably gain a great deal of knowledge not found on other websites!  You can use this information to impress your family, friends and co-workers, and it might even be life changing – so consider yourself warned…

This week I write about poker, storms, unemployment, fundraising, malware, summer camp, a big flag, the bikini, hot dogs, cell phones, a bus tour, and much more! Continue reading