Caught My Eye…

You can tell a lot about a person’s character by what they laugh at. – Unknown

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:

  • Public Service Commission
  • Conspiracies/Misinformation
  • Trump’s Valet
  • NFL Schedule Release
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

Sometimes my mind wanders off to a happy place where I’m allowed to punch people in the throat, and there are cute puppies and free cake. – 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 unemployment claims, Brett Favre, The Lincoln Project, coronavirus deaths in the USA, 2020 Census, Trump’s approval rating, 2020 NFL schedule, saluting first responders and health care workers, Trump vetoes, Willow Creek School, and much more!

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

The Western Word is coming to you, STILL coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

Quote of the day…

May your troubles be less and your blessings be more and nothing but happiness come through the door. – Unknown

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

  • MT Politics & Coronavirus
  • Trump & Coronavirus
  • The Goat
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

As I’ve grown older, I’ve learned that pleasing everyone is impossible, but pissing everyone off is a piece of cake. – 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 a lucky player in Florida, unemployment, Kobe Bryant, Iowa Democratic Caucuses, Articles of Impeachment, Leap Year, State of the Union viewers, Rush & Donald, Kansas City Chiefs, State of the Union length, and much more!

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

No matter how big a hammer you use, you can’t pound common sense into stupid people. – Unknown

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

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Montana House Republicans
  • Iowa Caucuses
  • Trump’s Job Approval
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Sometimes I question my sanity. Occasionally it replies. -Unknown

Welcome to Caught My Eye! We’ve just about made it through January – Good job!

If you are a first-time visitor, welcome! Caught My Eye (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:

  • Impeachment Trial
  • Poll Results: Chiefs or 49ers
  • The United States of Chiefs Fans
  • One More Thing

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