Terrific News Tuesday

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. – Confucius

Welcome to Terrific News Tuesday (TNT)!

In case this is your first time reading TNT, this column is all about good news. I know it’s hard to believe, but I won’t be complaining or criticizing anyone or anything in this column today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • The Nurse
  • The Police Officer
  • Northwest Missouri State University
  • Women’s Final Four
  • Men’s Final Four

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Terrific News Tuesday

Everyone can use a little good news and that’s exactly what you’ll find in this edition of Terrific News Tuesday (TNT).

There’s no griping or complaining today – just some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • Great Falls election
  • World Cup
  • Navy’s Maternity Leave
  • South Carolina
  • World’s Oldest Person
  • ESPN Body Issue

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Terrific News Tuesday

I know you’ve been waiting patiently and now it’s time for another edition of Terrific News Tuesday (TNT).

There’s no griping or complaining today – just some terrific news that caught my attention!

Here is some of the good stuff in this edition of TNT:

  • South Carolina
  • Zinke & the Republican Address
  • Tester & Security Clearances
  • Pioneer League Baseball
  • Taylor Swift & Apple
  • Price of Pot
  • Surfing on the Big Board

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Caught My Eye…

Congratulations on making it to another Friday!  Some of you will be experiencing a three-day weekend (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is Monday) – so enjoy your time off!

If you are stopping by for the first time, “Caught My Eye” is my weekly column published on Friday where I take a quick look at some of the stories I did not have time to write about during the week – often with a touch of sarcasm.

This week I take a look at a Jazz birthday, the first day of filing, respectful tweets, a retirement, dogs and Romney, I peek inside my political inbox and share, non-stops, and much more!

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Politics 2012: Free Speech and Remotes

There’s too much money in politics, period.  You can ask people in Iowa about that.  New Hampshire – this is your week to feel the wrath of unlimited “Super PAC” spending.  South Carolina – get ready – it’s building up and heading your way like a tsunami.

Even out here in “Big Sky” country, we’re about to see spending on elections go through the ceiling as we get closer to November 2012.  By the way, candidate filing for the 2012 elections in Montana opens next Thursday (January 12).

It’s free speech.  We can’t stop it, but we can mute the TV.  Continue reading