Wednesday’s Read: Marijuana, Gianforte, & Clinton

Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies. – Groucho Marx

Welcome to Wednesday!

Here are three things that caught my attention in the past 24 hours:

  • Anti-Marijuana Initiative
  • Gianforte & the Missoulian
  • Clinton’s emails

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Monday’s Quick Hits

However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. – Stephen Hawking

Today’s quick hits include:

  • Get Lost Wisconsin
  • What’s Cooking at Our Place
  • Gianforte Miscues
  • Trump & Immigration
  • All of Them…

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Caught My Eye…

You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. – Rabindranath Tagore

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 this week include the new Montana Governor ads, the Great Falls GOP Field Office Manager, Zinke & Veterans & Montana Democrats, Montana Motor Vehicle Services, That Payment to Iran, thoughts on the Rio Olympics, and much more!

Buckle up…

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Monday’s Quick Hits

Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. – Oscar Wilde

Today’s quick hits include:

  • Bumper Sticker Mania
  • Social Security
  • Great Falls flooding
  • Blog of the Week

There’s much more, so watch out…

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Caught My Eye…

Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. – Seneca

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

Buckle up!

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 this week include VA Montana and the media, Bozeman Daily Chronicle & Gianforte, Bullock’s first campaign ad, “Fox and friends with benefits,” the Milky Way, Summer Olympics, and much more!

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Thursday Numbers

Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure. – George Edward Woodberry

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 cash to Iran, state revenue concerns, state liquor stores, Gianforte donations, unemployment, Home Depot in Missoula, the Montana GOP invoice, Bullock’s airfare, Obama’s commutations, the Fox News presidential poll, and much more…

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Politics 2016: Tribune, Rasmussen, and Trump

Welcome to Monday and to August! Question: Where did July go?

To start the first week of August, today I provide commentary about the Great Falls Tribune’s new verification process, the Rasmussen poll that shows people are switching their support in the Presidential election, and about Trump and the Kahn family.

Thanks for stopping by…

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