Mike's Blog Round Up

Digby: What Republicans really wanted from President Obama's State of the Union address.

The Moderate Voice: How the Tunisia uprising and social media are inspiring protests in Egypt.

Naked Capitalism: JP Morgan sued over scheme to defraud investors using falsified mortgage data.

Balloon Juice: House Republicans hope to overturn same-sex marriage in DC. (Meanwhile, Joel Osteen calls homosexuality a sin while claiming, "God didn’t tell me to go around judging everybody.")

Legal Schnauzer: Did Clarence Thomas commit a federal crime? (Meanwhile, Tea Baggers get an unwelcome slap in the face from Justice Scalia.)

No More Mister Nice Blog: By televising Michele Bachmann's ersatz State of the Union response, CNN carries water for the Tea Party. Again.

Speaking of which, your quote of the day: "You are now looking at a fool for Christ. This is a fool for Christ." (Rep. Michele Bachmann.)

Guest blogging Mike's Blog Round Up this week is Jon Perr from Perrspectives. Send your tips, recommendations, comments and angst to mbr AT perrspectives DOT com.


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