December 12, 2021

Above, Book of Love perform Pretty Boys and Pretty Girls. Yesterday, the Supreme Court dealt a blow to abortion rights (and, oh, so much more) by signaling that the states can opt out of the Constitution. It’s long past time to expand the Court.

Nan's Notebook tells us what's at stake.

Zandar Versus The Stupid warns us of the next stops the SCOTUS is going to take on the road to Gilead.

The Smirking Chimp sees that even Chief Justice Roberts sees that SCOTUS legitimacy swings in the balance.

Balloon Juice has a suggestion for Chief Justice Roberts.

last word:

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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