The Monday Memo

As I have grown older, I’ve learned that pleasing everyone is impossible, but ticking everyone off is a piece of cake. – Unknown

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

  • Clowns in a Circus
  • Seventh DUI
  • Sanctuary Cities
  • Tiger Woods

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Monday’s Quick Hits

Confidence is going after Moby Dick in a rowboat and taking tartar sauce with you. – Zig Ziglar

Today I take a look at the Gold Star Family, Drunk Driving, the First 100 Days, Presidential Election Polls, Today in My History, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory. – George S. Patton

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 just a little bit of sarcasm.

This week’s topics include Bernie Sanders & fundraising, Jon Tester & water, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, unemployment, the Internal Revenue Service, “Live In It To Win It,” influenza, wealth list of Presidential candidates, eggs, top three threats, and much more!

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Caught My Eye…

You’ve made it to Friday – and we’re halfway through January – so congratulations!

Now buckle your seatbelt for “Caught My Eye.”

If you are a first-time visitor, “Caught My Eye” is posted right 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. Sometimes I throw in a touch of sarcasm to make you smile – or to irritate you just a little – or maybe both.

Today I write about drunk driving in Montana, another Hail Mary from Tester & Daines, Republicans/Democrats retreat, a trained assassin, plus there’s a winner who is Making Montana Proud!

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