Mike's Blog Round Up
July 14, 2016

Brad Delong: Here’s a round table of views about “The Vulnerability of American Politics to Demagogues.”

Lawyers, Guns and Money: Here’s a ruling from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) that could be a big win for unions.

Cognitive Dissonance: Here’s one approach to unseating Paul Ryan, the “Biggest. Fake. Ever.”

Blog for Arizona: Here’s why Donald Trump won’t enjoy partying like it’s 1968.

Bad Reporter: Here’s a front page reporting that Rudy Giuliani suspects Black Lives Matter was behind 9/11.

Speaking of which, your quote of the day:
"I do not believe that the president loves America." (Rudy Giuliani, February 18, 2015)

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

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