Tuesday’s Quick Hits

The lottery gives you a 1 in 200 million chance that you won’t go to work tomorrow. Tequila gives you a 1 in 5. –Unknown

The Western Word is coming to you, STILL coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

Here are the topics for today:

  • It’s Super Tuesday
  • REAL ID Update
  • Williams Picks Buzz
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Some people create their own storms, then get upset when it rains. – Unknown

Welcome to “Caught My Eye” (CME)! CME is coming to you, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

CME is the once a week column that is posted 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. There may be some sarcasm and pointed independent commentary so be warned!

Here are the topics that “Caught My Eye” this week:

  • Ballot Interference Prevention Act
  • Trump taps Pence
  • Super Tuesday
  • One More Thing

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Politics 2016: Super Tuesday Analysis

That was a fun evening. Merica!

Here are some of the headlines about Super Tuesday:

Rubio Falters again as Trump Extends His LeadYahoo

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Cemented as 2016 LeadersAP

Top Super Tuesday takeaways: Clinton and Trump Near the Promised LandUSA Today

Trump, Clinton cement status as 2016 front-runners with big winsThe Hill

Trump, Clinton capture key wins on Super TuesdayReuters

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Thursday Numbers

We can believe what we choose. We are answerable for what we choose to believe. – John Henry Newman

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 just a little bit of sarcasm.

This week’s topics include Wildcard 2, unemployment, felony theft, Golden State Warriors, Ryan Zinke, Disclose Act violations, delegates, Sherry Devlin, Super Tuesday, candidate filing, another debate, plus much more!

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Terrific News Tuesday

And I know what I have to do now. I gotta keep breathing. Because tomorrow the sun will rise. Who knows what the tide could bring? –Chuck Noland (Cast Away)

It’s time for another edition of Terrific News Tuesday!

In case this is your first time reading Terrific News Tuesday (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 today – just writing about some terrific news that caught my attention!

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

  • Malmstrom AFB
  • HELP-Link
  • Health Insurance
  • USAF Thunderbirds
  • New Hampshire Primary

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