December 9, 2021

Above, the Mighty Mighty Bosstones perform Someday, I Suppose, and I suppose someday Our Failed Political Press ™ will not fail us, but that’s NOT today. Luckily our bloggers are on it!

Press Run finds something praiseworthy in the WaPo! It's a Zappadan Miracle!

Hackwhackers presents, 'Cover Boy: Newsmax and Putin' - it is not a joke.

Strangely Blogged notes Tucker is another of Putin 's apparatchik.

Driftglass returns to face his nemesis: David Eff'ing Brooks!

Bonus Track: Space Nerds Alert! CNET gives us a peak at the earth from the new International Space Station!

Round-up by Tengrain who blogs at Mock, Paper, Scissors. You can follow Tengrain on the Twitters, too. Send tips, requests, and suggestions to (with For MBRU in the subject line).

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