Thursday Numbers

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Quote of the day…

The most powerful way to win an argument is by asking questions. –Anonymous

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 and humor.

This week’s topics include Bloomberg, unemployment, Gianforte, coronavirus deaths in the USA, coronavirus cases in Montana, casting ballots by mail, 2020 Census response rate in Montana, Trump approval rating, stay-at-home orders poll, battleground states polls, and much more!

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Caught My Eye…

It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up. ― Babe Ruth

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

If you are a first-time visitor, welcome! 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:

  • Ukraine & China
  • Schiff & the Whistleblower
  • Evangelist Franklin Graham
  • Trump Approval
  • One More Thing

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