Mike's Blog Round Up
October 15, 2016

Informed Comment: The U.S. is risking another fine mess, this time in Yemen.

The Cascadia Advocate: Donald Trump isn’t the only disaster for Washington State conservatives; right-wing ballot measures are a bust, too.

Plunderbund: Is Ohio still a bellwether state?

Miscellany Blue: A New Hampshire Republican asks the question on everyone’s mind; “Do we allow humans to marry their pet goats?”

Speaking of which, your quote of the day:
"It does not affect your daily life very much if your neighbor marries a box turtle. But that does not mean it is right...Now you must raise your children up in a world where that union of man and box turtle is on the same legal footing as man and wife." (Texas Senator John Cornyn, July 2004)

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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