Tuesday Commentary: Sheriff, Gianforte, Zinke, & Hannity

The only difference between death and taxes is that death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets. – Will Rogers

Happy Tax Day 2018!

Today’s commentary deals with:

  • Cascade County Sheriff
  • Montana At-Large Race
  • Ryan Zinke
  • Sean Hannity

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Caught My Eye…

Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were watching. – Thomas Jefferson

Welcome to the big show to end the week “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

If you are a first-time visitor, CME is posted right 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. I often throw in a touch of sarcasm to make you smile – or to irritate you just a little – maybe both.

Topics that I am providing commentary about today include Eric Greitens, Speaker Paul Ryan, Heather Swift, Protecting Mueller, and One More Thing!

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Tuesday Commentary: Helena Schools, DUI, FBI Raid, & Interior

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. – Robin Williams

Today’s commentary deals with:

  • Helena Schools Lunch Debt
  • Billings Gazette DUI Editorial
  • The Great FBI Raid
  • Kevin Sabo, Interior Department Official

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Thursday Numbers

There is nothing so powerful as truth, and often nothing so strange. – Daniel Webster

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 Greg Gianforte, Facebook, poop train, Ryan Zinke, Denise Juneau, unemployment, snow, Donald Trump, RGIII, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

The party in power almost always unapologetically engages in deficit spending, while the other party argues passionately against the evils of debt and deficits. – Matt Taibbi

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 omnibus spending bill, Mega Millions, unemployment, Vladimir Putin, Christians, “Who will President Trump fire next” poll results, Sweet 16, disqualified candidates, Mississippi & Vermont, Benefis Health System, and much more!

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Published in: on March 22, 2018 at 6:34 am  Comments Off on Thursday Numbers  
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The Wednesday Read: Editorials, Zinke, Trump + Putin, & Resignation

Social media is the ultimate equalizer. It gives a voice and a platform to anyone willing to engage. – Amy Jo Martin

Today’s topics are:

  • Editorials, the Gazette & Zinke
  • Trump + Putin
  • Pondera County Sheriff

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Published in: on March 21, 2018 at 7:47 am  Comments Off on The Wednesday Read: Editorials, Zinke, Trump + Putin, & Resignation  
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Tuesday Commentary: Ag Day, Assault, & Opioids

I believe in luck: how else can you explain the success of those you dislike? – Jean Cocteau

Happy first day of spring!

Today’s commentary deals with:

  • National Agriculture Day
  • Zinke Staffer Assaulted
  • The Death Penalty & Love

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Published in: on March 20, 2018 at 5:26 am  Comments Off on Tuesday Commentary: Ag Day, Assault, & Opioids  
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TWW Poll: Who will President Trump fire next?

Who will President Trump fire next? The choices are:

  • Robert Mueller (Special Counsel)
  • H.R. McMaster (National Security Advisor)
  • Ryan Zinke (Sec. of the Interior)
  • Ben Carson (Sec. of HUD)
  • Betsy DeVos (Sec. of Education)
  • David Shulkin (Sec. of Veterans Affairs)
  • Other

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Published in: on March 19, 2018 at 7:26 am  Comments (1)  
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Caught My Eye…

The truth is that all men having power ought to be mistrusted. – James Madison

Welcome to the big show to end the week “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

If you are a first-time visitor, CME is posted right 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. I often throw in a touch of sarcasm to make you smile – or to irritate you just a little – maybe both.

Topics that I am providing commentary about today include the Big Sky Poll, Steve Bullock, Montana Legislature, Greg Gianforte, Jon Tester, banking bill, Zinke and trophy hunters, arming teachers, Montana Grizzlies, and One More Thing.

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Thursday Numbers

It takes nothing to join the crowd. It takes everything to stand alone. – Hans F. Hansen

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 NFL divisional playoff viewers, unemployment, Dow Jones, Apple Inc., fake, Dreamers, Medicaid & working, Trump & racism, net neutrality, the White House intern, 2017 Fake News Awards, National Park Service advisory board, Jon Tester & townhall meetings, and much more!

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