Thursday Numbers

Excellence is not a skill, it’s an attitude. – Ralph Marston

Happy National Coffee Day!

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.

This week’s topics include Donald Trump’s net worth, Montana’s budget surplus, debate viewers, unemployment, false statements, Montana’s lottery for liquor licenses, Congress & the spending bill, medical marijuana initiative I-182, Kansas City Royals, the override of President Obama’s veto, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Congratulations on making it to another Thursday!  Just one more day and we’ve made it to another weekend – it’s downhill from here!

By the way, today is National Coffee Day and I’d just like to say that this column is powered by three cups of coffee (and counting).

For the new folks stopping by for the first time, “Thursday Numbers” is the column where I take a look at some of the numbers in the news and put them in one place for all to see – and offer some commentary about each.

This week I take a look at some birthdays, enrollments, baseball, underwear, a poll, fundraising, a cheap dinner, and much much more – so read on… Continue reading