Happy Friday! Usually on the day after Thanksgiving, I celebrate Buy Nothing Day. This year —given how the Trump-Virus has trashed our local economies— I urge everyone who can to support your local mom & pop stores and restaurants, bars, pubs. The Waltons don't need another buck, but your favorite neighborhood joint could.
You Might Notice a Trend says here comes the pardons.
Egberto Willies sees a roadblock in Georgia.
The Professors' Convatorium reminds us that the Trump-Virus is far from over.
Bonus Track: Colossal finds otherworldly beauty in the intersection of drones and desert.
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).