Monday’s Potpourri

Hello Monday!

As we close out August today, it’s time for another potpourri edition from the past weekend! When there are several stories out there that I want to comment about, I combine them into a “potpourri” column.

Today’s topics include:

  • Griz/Bison Football
  • Montana Weather
  • Dome Lights
  • Video Music Awards
  • Little League World Series

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Thursday Numbers

I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. – Jimmy Dean

Welcome to “Thursday Numbers!” In case you’re new around here, “Thursday Numbers” 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 Glacier National Park, Great Falls Rescue Mission, unemployment, Miley Cyrus, things to do in Montana, Paul McCartney, social security fraud, $10 bill, Kansas City Royals, Rachel Dolezal, Dixie Chicks, LeBron James, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Wow…it’s almost Labor Day. Where did the summer of 2013 go?

If this is your first time reading “Thursday Numbers,” this is where I take a look at the numbers that are in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary (sometimes spiked with a little sarcasm).

This week I write about Mars colonists, Miley Cyrus and twerking, Judge G. Todd Baugh, bonuses for VA claims processors and service awards, unemployment claims, starting school, John McCain, Jon Tester, MLB’s beer prices, NFL rosters, Labor Day, driving drunk, and much more so read on…

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Caught My Eye…

Happy “Black” Friday! I hope your Thanksgiving went well and you were surrounded by family and friends on the special day – and you are stuffed!

If this is your first time visiting The Western Word, the “Caught My Eye” column is posted every Friday morning right here! This is where I take a quick look at some of the stories I did not have time to write about during the week – and I often throw in a touch of sarcasm just to make you smile. So get ready to head into your weekend armed with knowledge and a smile.

Today I write about Rick Hill, Ken Miller, Denny Rehberg, Veterans in Congress, abortions, privacy, the silly house Republicans, Joint Resignations, some birthdays and some music videos – so read on!

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