The Wednesday Read

Quote of the Day:

If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter. – George Washington

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

  • Plane to Plane
  • Hanoi Jane
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

I am thankful for all those difficult people in my life; they have shown me exactly who I do not want to be. –Anonymous

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

  • Pence, Montana, & QAnon
  • Daines’ Campaign Website
  • Dear Postal Customer
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

To the people who lose one shoe on the side of the road: Please tell me what the rest of your life is like. – Unknown

These topics caught my attention in the last 24 hours:

  • Applause for Walmart
  • Diverting Military Construction Funds
  • Vice President Mike Pence

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Thursday Numbers

The funny thing about getting older, your eyesight may weaken yet you can see through people much better. -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 federal government spending, Mega Millions jackpot, duck boat crash, unemployment, Global Peace Index rankings, St. Louis Blues & the Stanley Cup, best/worst records in MLB, a Florida man, U.S. women’s national team, Montana Democrats & Senator Daines, plus much more!

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