Tuesday’s Quick Hits: Security Clearances, Sexual Assaults at Military Bases, & Bullock

No matter how big your house is, how recent your car is, or how big your bank account is. Our graves will always be the same size. Stay humble. – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these issues:

  • Security Clearances
  • Sexual Assault at Military Bases
  • Bullock Heading to New Hampshire

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits: Trump Tweets

I’ve always won, and I’m going to continue to win. And that’s the way it is. – Donald Trump

One thing I like about President Donald Trump is he keeps it interesting. There’s always something to write about with this President having unfiltered access to Twitter. It’s kind of like watching a car race – you know there’s going to be a crash so you keep watching.

Here are a couple recent @realDonaldTrump tweets that I wanted to comment about:

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Monday’s Quick Hits: Donny & Kimberly, Dining Out, & George Will

People will generally accept facts as truth only if the facts agree with what they already believe. – Andy Rooney

Today’s quick hits deal with these issues:

  • Donald Trump, Jr.
  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders
  • George F. Will

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Thursday Numbers

I know the voices aren’t real, but man do they come up with some great ideas. – 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.

This week’s topics include unemployment, the count of Trump’s false or misleading claims, migrant children, summer arrives, Republican Attorneys General Association, the wall & immigration, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Steve Schmidt, smokers, Kansas City Royals, Canada & marijuana, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Show class, have pride, and display character. If you do, winning takes care of itself. – Paul Bryant

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 Jared & Ivanka, a Capitol Hill home, unemployment, California, Donald Trump, Jr., George H.W. Bush, Matt Rosendale realtor, abortion, Trump & North Korea, the media & the Trump Administration, REO Speedwagon, Flag Day, Jon Tester dirt farmer, and much more.

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Caught My Eye…

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. – Aristotle

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 Republican tax plan, Hillary & the DNC, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Election Day is Tuesday, and One More Thing (that is actually two things).

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Monday’s Quick Hits

Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt. – Unknown

Today’s quick hits deal with:

  • Don’t Shoot
  • Four-Star Marine General
  • Trump & Myeshia Johnson
  • The JFK Files

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