The Monday Memo

There’s no sense in doing a lot of barking if you don’t really have anything to say. ― Snoopy

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

  • Trump’s Taxes
  • Amy Coney Barrett
  • Montana Ballot Interference Protection Act
  • Returning Mailed Ballots
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Don’t be a maskhole. Wear a mask! – 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:

  • China’s Cheerleader
  • Cooney “Busy”
  • The Mask Debate
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Quote of the day…

Did it bother anybody else that the guy from that “Operation” game was clearly wide awake? – Anonymous

Welcome to “Caught My Eye” (CME)! CME 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!

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:

  • Montana Air National Guard
  • Monday, Monday, Monday
  • Chuck Schumer
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Some people create their own storms, then get upset when it rains. – Unknown

Welcome to “Caught My Eye” (CME)! CME is coming to you, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

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:

  • Ballot Interference Prevention Act
  • Trump taps Pence
  • Super Tuesday
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

I am as swift as a gazelle. An old one. With arthritis. Run over by a Land Rover. Eight days ago. – 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 the Powerball lottery, unemployment, lobbyists in Washington, Montana Legislature, Delta Air Lines Flight 89, Bernie & Elizabeth, the impeachment walk, NFL playoffs, climate conditions, and much more!

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