Caught My Eye…

And now I’m glad I didn’t know
The way it all would end, the way it all would go
Our lives are better left to chance
I could have missed the pain
But I’d have to miss the dance
-The Dance (Garth Brooks)

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:

  • Gianforte – Governor
  • Stapleton vs Bullock
  • Trump at Normandy
  • One More Thing

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Thursday Numbers

I told my wife she should embrace her mistakes. She hugged me. -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, humor, and bluntness.

This week’s topics include Great Falls parking meter rates, Trump’s three-minute meeting, John Walker Lindh, border wall completed, top movies, same-sex marriage, troops to the Middle East, unemployment, Trump’s golf outings, Mega Millions, Powerball, and much more!

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The Monday Memo

I don’t have to respect your beliefs; I have to respect your right to hold those beliefs. The beliefs themselves command no inherent respect. –Unknown

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

  • Abortion & Missouri
  • Representative Justin Amash
  • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

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Caught My Eye…

Apparently, it’s “rude” to ask the parents of a kid on a leash if it was a rescue. – 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:

  • Biden vs Trump Poll Results
  • Barr – Senate & House
  • Fox News – Ingraham vs Wallace
  • Chiefs’ Tyreek Hill
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

I’ve decided that I will never get down to my original weight and I’m OK with that. After all, 6 lbs 3 oz is just not realistic. -Unknown

Today’s topics include:

  • Green New Deal
  • Veto Override Fails
  • Unvaccinated Children

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Caught My Eye…

You know you’re all grown up when you actually pick up the ice cube instead of kicking it under the fridge. – 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:

  • Wheat Ridge/Malmstrom AFB
  • Daines is Safe
  • Paul Manafort
  • Impeachment
  • One More Thing

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