Mike's Blog Round Up
August 27, 2016

Happy Saturday, Crooks and Liars! We made it to the weekend, so sit back and enjoy your bottomless mug of coffee and some hot links!

Gillian Branstetter looks at the strange paradox at the heart of the Alt-Right.

Mike The Mad Biologist insults pigs when he compares them to Trump.

The Broad Side won't be celebrating Women's Equality Day.

Bonus Track: Atlas Obscura explains Yankee Doodle’s gender-role bending macaroni to us. Who knew?!

Round-up by Tengrain who blogs at Mock, Paper, Scissors. You can follow Tengrain on the Twitters, too. Send tips, requests, and suggestions to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com (with "For MBRU" in the subject line).

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