The Wednesday Read

Quote of the day:

The best way to avoid disappointment is to not expect anything from anyone…

Today’s independent commentary deals with the Montana Primary Election. I will provide independent commentary about:

  • Presidential Primary
  • U.S. Senate
  • Montana Governor
  • U.S. House At-Large
  • Disappointments/Surprises
  • One More Thing

The Montana Primary was held Tuesday. It was not as exciting as I thought it would be. The Montana Secretary of State’s election website did not work for about 40 minutes. I used the New York Times election coverage for Montana and seemed to be ahead of most other folks who were posting the results.

Here are some brief thoughts on some of the races. Thanks to all the candidates!

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

Sometimes I wonder if all this is happening because I didn’t forward that email to 10 people…

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Voting in Montana
  • Memorial Day
  • Trump Plays Golf

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The Monday Memo

UPDATE: CME is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker, where cursive writing is required and the pledge is recited each day, also serves as the worldwide headquarters for The Western Word blog!

Today’s quote:

Your opinion is your opinion, your perception is your perception. Do not confuse them with ‘facts’ or ‘truths.’ – John Moore

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Fox vs Gianforte
  • Hill to the Rescue
  • It’s All About Trump
  • Did You Know?
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Don’t worry about the haters…They are just angry because the truth you speak contradicts the lie they live. ― Steve Maraboli

Welcome to May and “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

UPDATE: CME is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, coronavirus free, from deep inside an underground bunker in Montana. The bunker, where cursive writing is required and the pledge is recited each day, 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:

  • Montana Gubernatorial Debates
  • Joe Biden
  • Self-Isolation
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

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

Today’s quote:

The same people who voted for Trump because “he says what he means” are now busy arguing he did not mean what he said. –Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Montana Gubernatorial Debate
  • The New Excuse
  • Stimulus Checks & More
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

Don’t worry about what people think. They don’t do it very often. – Unknown

Welcome to “Caught My Eye” (CME)!

NOTICE: CME is coming to you, STILL, I repeat STILL, 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:

  • Dr. Trump’s Virus Treatments
  • Montana Gubernatorial Debates
  • Great Falls School Election
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

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

Quote of the day…

When this is all over, please continue to stay at least six feet away from me. –Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Republican Legislative Leadership
  • No Red Flags
  • It’s About Me
  • Watching Baseball
  • One More Thing

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Caught My Eye…

It doesn’t matter how fit you are you will never reach your full potential if your character is unhealthy. -Unknown

If you are a first-time visitor, welcome! Caught My Eye (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:

  • The Debate
  • Relax, Mr. President
  • National Debt
  • Kansas/Kansas State
  • NFL Concussions
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

Society has become so fake that the truth actually bothers people. ― Chanda Kaushik

These topics caught my attention in the last few days:

  • The Impeachment Trial
  • Republican Gubernatorial Debate
  • One More Thing

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits

In order to be old and wise, you first need to be young and stupid. – Unknown

Tuesday’s Quick Hits is the column where I post a short narrative from recent major stories and provide brief commentary.

Today’s quick hits deal with these important subjects:

  • Trump Picks Gianforte
  • Red Flag Laws
  • Rev. Franklin Graham
  • Brawl of the Wild

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