Mike's Blog Round Up
June 29, 2014

Katie Klabusich gives a Clinic Escort view of the SCOTUS Buffer Zone decision at Brad Blog.

Paul Wartenberg at You Might Notice A Trend commemorates the start of World War One.

Bette Noir at Rumproast looks at Sen. Ted Cruz's latest threat to impeach Attorney General Eric Holder.

Lambert at Corrente Wire brings us the story of how Facebook subjects its users to Emotional Experiments without the users' knowledge or consent.

And finally the DoD is officially celebrating LGBT Pride and History Month (June). On Friday, I attended the first affair at my workplace in support of several Sailors and Officers that I know. Overall, it was a bit awkward for its newness, but well-attended. I am sure my co-workers were happy to see so many supportive associates with them. The keynote was give by a young newly-frocked Petty Officer Third Class. She spoke of how her father, a Bishop in a very conservative Protestant sect disowned her at the age of 15, and how the Navy, and the fall of DADT saved her life. It was powerful, and very moving.

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