The Wednesday Read: Trump, Will, Comey, & Bullock

Americans elected a president who — this is a safe surmise — knew that he had more to fear from making his tax returns public than from keeping them secret. – George Will

Today’s commentary deals with these issues:

  • President Trump Backtracks
  • James Comey’s Advice
  • George Will’s Opinion
  • Bullock Heading to Iowa

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Published in: on July 18, 2018 at 6:09 am  Comments Off on The Wednesday Read: Trump, Will, Comey, & Bullock  
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Tuesday’s Quick Hits: Treason Summit?

So I have great confidence in my intelligence people, but I will tell you that President Putin was extremely strong and powerful in his denial today. – President Donald J. Trump (Trump was asked who he believes, his intelligence agency or President Putin, about meddling in U.S. elections.)

Most people agree that Russian President Vladimir Putin owned U.S. President Donald Trump during the summit in Helsinki. Basically, Trump sided with Putin who denied meddling in the U.S. elections of 2016. By doing so Trump went against his own intelligence agencies.

“President Putin says it’s not Russia,” Trump said. “I don’t see any reason why it would be.”

Even the conservative “Drudge Report” posted “Putin Dominates in Hel” on the top of their website Monday.

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Published in: on July 17, 2018 at 5:11 am  Comments (1)  
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Tuesday’s Quick Hits: Green Party, Daines, SCOTUS, & Trump/Putin

Leave the gun – take the cannoli. – Peter Clemenza (Godfather)

Here are some issues that caught my attention for today:

  • Green Party
  • Daines & Russia
  • SCOTUS
  • Prump Tutin

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Thursday Numbers

The party in power almost always unapologetically engages in deficit spending, while the other party argues passionately against the evils of debt and deficits. – Matt Taibbi

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.

This week’s topics include omnibus spending bill, Mega Millions, unemployment, Vladimir Putin, Christians, “Who will President Trump fire next” poll results, Sweet 16, disqualified candidates, Mississippi & Vermont, Benefis Health System, and much more!

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Published in: on March 22, 2018 at 6:34 am  Comments Off on Thursday Numbers  
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Caught My Eye…

Some mornings, it’s just not worth chewing through the leather straps. – Emo Philips

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

If you are a first-time visitor, CME is posted right 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. I often throw in a touch of sarcasm to make you smile – or to irritate you just a little – maybe both.

CME is “locked and loaded” today! Topics that I am providing commentary about include Troy Downing for Senate, Trump and McConnell, thank you Vladimir Putin, and One More Thing!

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Thursday Numbers

The secret of success is to be ready when your opportunity comes. – Benjamin Disraeli

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.

This week’s topics include the Montana budget, postal service, unemployment, Montana Democrats & Greg Gianforte, 40th Helicopter Squadron, 112th day, survivalist, Peyton Manning, Vladimir Putin, Donald J. Trump, Jr., & Montana, Comey & Trump, Rob Quist’s barn, and much more!

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Terrific News Tuesday

Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. – Charles R. Swindoll

Hey kids…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:

  • 2016 Elections
  • New Lt. Governor
  • Ugly Christmas Tree
  • Vladimir Putin
  • Pope Francis

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