Mike's Blog Round Up
June 12, 2014

Heal Our Country: The dog-bites-man story of Eric Cantor and the Tea Party is an old one.

NJPP: Business tax subsidies have tripled under Governor Chris Christie.

Little Green Footballs: Have you heard the Good News from Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert? Non-Christians are going to hell.

The Moore Daily: Have you heard the Good News from Oklahoma GOP legislative candidate Scott Esk? Gay Americans should be stoned to death.

The Moderate Voice: Lamenting the Palinization of the media.

Speaking of which, your quote of the day:
“If Sarah Palin looked like Golda Meir, would we even be talking about her today?” (GOP strategist Michael Murphy, July 2009)

Guest blogging Mike's Blog Round this week is Jon Perr from Perrspectives. Send your tips, recommendations, comments and angst to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com.

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