Thursday Numbers

My wife is amazing! She just surprised me with a $250k life insurance policy and a trip to the Dominican Republic. -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, humor, and bluntness.

This week’s topics include Health and Human Services, Donald Trump’s Fourth of July celebration, unemployment, Major League Baseball standings, Trump’s job approval rating, Trump, Epstein and the Mar-a-Lago party, Volkswagen Beetle, 7-Eleven, low ratings for the All-Star Game, and much more!

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