Thursday Numbers

There are always consequences to your actions. Before you act, make sure you are prepared for them. –Anonymous

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 MacKenzie Scott, Trump/Obama & Twitter, unemployment, coronavirus deaths in the USA, troops in Germany, Baghdad, kneeling, Trump’s disapproval rating, 2020 Census, MLB suspensions, three former presidents & John Lewis, plus much more!

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The Monday Memo

We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone. ― Ronald Reagan

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

  • Biden/Trump
  • Rubio/Sullivan
  • Trump/Lewis
  • Opening Night
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

I spend a lot of time holding the refrigerator door open looking for answers. – Unknown

These topics caught my attention in the last few days:

  • Montana Lottery & Sports Betting
  • Marijuana Legalization
  • Commissioner Joe Briggs
  • Major League Baseball
  • One More Thing

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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

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Thursday Numbers

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 “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 unemployment claims, Malmstrom AFB, mass shootings, Major League Baseball winners & losers, U.S. Supreme Court, Trump’s potty mouth, Hillary Clinton/Mike Pompeo, Amber Guyger, Great Falls (MT) weather, Steve Bullock, and much more!

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