The numbers are in and we secularists are losing the so-called War on Christmas.
Socratic Gadfly is warming up, but otherwise in fine voice, to say goodbye to Texas' Gov. Goodhair.
Whiskey Fire writes a poem for Sully.
Bonus Track: The Lester & Charlie Review present the only poll that all good citizens must take.
Round-up by Tengrain who blogs at Mock, Paper, Scissors and at Liberland. You can follow Tengrain on the electric Twitter machine, too. Send tips, requests, and suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org (with "For MBRU" in the subject line).