Blue in the Bluegrass tells us about a party that goes wrong, and justice that goes even more wrong. Kavanaugh keggers are still happening.
Quartzy tells us about how two women writing about their lives, and hoping others would learn from them, became the books of the year.
Bonus Track: our favorite linguist Fritinancy has a seasonal favor to ask us while we liberals wage our War on Christmas!
Round-up by Tengrain who blogs at Mock, Paper, Scissors. You can follow Tengrain on the Twitters, too. Send tips, requests, and suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org (with For MBRU in the subject line).