Author - Pete Talbot

'Papa’ Pete Talbot is first and foremost a grandfather to five wonderful grandchildren. Like many Montanans, he has held numerous jobs over the years: film and video producer, a partner in a marketing and advertising firm, a builder and a property manager. He’s served on local and statewide Democratic Party boards. Pete has also been blogging at various sites for over a decade. Ping-pong and skiing are his favorite diversions. He enjoys bourbon.

Black Lives v. Bernie

Why are members of the Black Lives Matter organization targeting Bernie Sanders?  Because they can. There’s no way they’d get within a mile of any...

PSC to Missoula: Screw You

If you don’t live in Missoula, or you have a well, your city or town owns your water supply (which basically means you’re a stakeholder in that...

My Opinion: These Guys Are Wrong

Will wonders never cease? Rob Kailey, Mark Tokarski, Craig Moore and liz (aka William Skink) all agree: worrying about symbols is a waste of time. Symbols are...

More Questions Than Answers

It was a small story buried on Page Two in the Montana section of the Missoulian. “Troy woman charged with mailing loaded gun to U.S. Sen. Tester” read the...

Comments?

Pogie emailed me today with a question: What value does commenting have on the blog? Good question. Basically, I like comments, until they turn into flame wars...

Weekend Recap

These are a few of the stories from last week that got my attention: The Wisconsin State Journal in Madison, Wis., one of the flagship newspapers of Lee...

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