Thursday Numbers

It’s Thursday. That means tomorrow is Friday.

“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 and sometimes sarcasm.

This week I write about the 2016 presidential election, abortions, networks/cable news and the State of the Union (SOTU) speech, Tweets during the SOTU, unemployment, jury duty in Aurora, Roe vs. Wade, public school dropout age, deflated footballs, minimum wage, lowest average gas prices, and much more!

Your weekly dose of knowledge awaits…

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Thursday Numbers

Welcome to October – thanks for dropping by!

“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 spiked with sarcasm) just to make you smile, shake your head, or make you send me nasty e-mails or Tweets.

This week I write about the national debt, unemployment, Jimmy Carter, crazy illegal things in each state, bra cam, secret service, Tea Party, most memorable quotes, most vulnerable house and senate members, Tom Delay, minimum wage, Ebola & Missoula, Fox News apologies, and much more!

Prepare yourself – your free dose of knowledge awaits…

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Thursday Numbers

Welcome to another pretty exciting edition of “Thursday Numbers!”

“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 spiked with sarcasm) just to make you smile, shake your head, or make you send me nasty e-mails or Tweets.

This week I write about a mall for sale, the Keystone XL pipeline, free breakfast & lunch, gnomes, Montana’s sexual offender registry, Shaun the sheep, NFL, Shania, LeAnn, minimum wage, and a lot more!

Your free dose of knowledge awaits…

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Thursday Numbers

Welcome to “Thursday Numbers” – and welcome to May! Thanks for stopping by!

If you are a first-time visitor, “Thursday Numbers” is the column 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) just to make you smile or to make you shake your head.

This week I write about the sage grouse, Malmstrom AFB, unemployment, the “anchor tenant,” Mission Accomplished, my Twitter followers, Paul McCartney, Josh Huestis, Jameis Winston, the anniversary, KFC, Taco Bell’s beef, minimum wage, most visited stores in the USA, Ryan Zinke bus tour, Jon Tester, John Walsh, Steve Daines, B-1 bomber, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Welcome to the first “Thursday Numbers” column of March! Is this a great country or what?

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

NOTICE: If you read this column you may be able to use the information to impress your family, friends, and co-workers. Then again, when they find out that you spend your time reading blogs they may not be too impressed…

This week I write about SPAM, unemployment, calligraphers, Dow Jones, Public Service Commission, renters, the 1913 session, minimum wage, knives on planes, Mansfield-Metcalf, bison, filibuster, Kansas City Royals, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Happy Valentine’s Day!

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

Please note that if you read this column you may be able to use the information to impress your family, friends, and co-workers. Then again, when they find out that you spend your time reading blogs they may not be too impressed…

This week I write about Valentine’s Day facts, State of the Union, unemployment, Carol Brady, Saturday mail delivery, most religious and non-religious states, term limits, 14th DUI, MT Highway Patrol, Minimum wage, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

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

Please note that if you read this column you may be able to use the information to impress your family, friends, and co-workers.

This week I write about the debt limit, top movies, disabled workers, unemployment, petitions, gun buyback, drunken driving, healthiest state, Pro Bowl, search committee, minimum wage, counting on Daines, and much more!

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Published in: on December 27, 2012 at 7:31 am  Comments Off on Thursday Numbers  
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Monday Morning Politics

I know you’re tired from all the fun you had this weekend – but it’s Monday and life goes on.  Besides, next weekend is only four days away…

One thing you won’t have to worry about is being in the know about the political stories from the weekend – I’ve got them right here!

Note: I am keeping Amanda Knox in my thoughts and prayers today.  I hope you will, too.

Today I take a look at the Max’s Supercommittee, Chris Christie, Rehberg’s spending bill, hunting camp names, Tester’s wiring, Keystone pipeline, Occupy Wall Street, Andy Rooney and much more! (more…)

Published in: on October 3, 2011 at 9:23 am  Comments Off on Monday Morning Politics  
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Minimum Wage for $200, Denny…

It’s always fun to catch politicians on camera saying things or maybe sleeping and using that against them. It’s so important in the campaign world that they hire people to follow politicians around with a camera to try and catch them.

In the old days of campaigning sticking a camera in an official’s face or following them around would not have happened for various reasons like because you’d get a visit from Sonny Corleone…

The Democrats are circulating a video of Montana Congressman Denny Rehberg being asked over and over “Are you guys willing to pay minimum wage” and “What’s minimum wage?”

I never heard an answer from Rehberg on the video, but the Democrats took it as Rehberg not knowing the minimum wage and the “fun” began. (more…)