December 31, 2019

Happy New Year's Eve, Crooks and Liars! I want to thank our hosts and all of the Round-Up Readers for being a YUGE part of my year. It is an honor and a privilege to host the Round-Up, and I look forward to you be part of my 2020. Let's hope Dina Carroll has it right and that 2020 is a perfect year for all of us. And now let's get to some links!

The Psy of Life want us to vote. Me too!

Notes to Ponder gives us a shocking lesson in demography using Google Maps.

Scholars and Rogues tells us that the answer is never more guns.

Bonus Track: Nothing in the Rulebook reports that the death of physical books is an exaggeration (to paraphrase Mark Twain).

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).

Can you help us out?

For 18 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.

Explore more

Discussion

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.
Mastodon