The Western Word 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! I may have a photo or two from the underground bunker to share later this week…
Quote of the day…
I’m pretty sure my dream job would be Karma delivery person. -Anonymous
Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:
Everything in life is easier when you don’t concern yourself with what everybody else is doing. – 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:
Politics is the art of choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable. – John Kenneth Galbraith
Unless a great Libertarian candidate for Montana’s open At-Large House seat is nominated to run, the choice between Democrat Rob Quist and Republican Greg Gianforte will be a tough one for this blogger. Maybe it will be a tough choice for you, too.
So heads-up to these candidates and their staffers – you have some selling to do in the next 79 days.
Here are some of my thoughts about the race between Rob Quist and Greg Gianforte.