Mike's Blog Round Up
March 19, 2014

They Gave Us a Republic: We may be drifting toward fascism, but it isn't the fault of the left.

Occasional Planet: The Democratic Party needs to be more welcoming to candidates.

Pharyngula: An atheist can be "pro-life" only by lying about the science.

Balkinization: A compendium of posts on Hobby Lobby and other contraception cases.

This installment by Batocchio. E-mail tips to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com.

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