Mike's Blog Round Up
November 19, 2016

Welcome to your weekend links, Crooks and Liars. Time to have a second mug of coffee and some hot links, and if you need it, cocktail historian Cold Case makes us some hair of the dog for last night's over-indulgence.

Sky Dancing welcomes us to the start of an Orwellian Dystopia, starring Jeff Sessions, Mike Pompeo, and Gen. Flynn.

Mike The Mad Biologist says that what we had this past election is a failure to communicate.

MyDoorIsAjar: Just stop with the Melania pictures.

Bonus Track: After a week of so much negativity and villainy, we need some pop-culture to lighten us, and the Internet provides: The Suits of James Bond goes deep: Blofeld's Nehru Jackets. Perhaps a certain real-life, would-be super villain should consider a change of couture?

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@crooksandliars.com (with For MBRU in the subject line).

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