October 22, 2013

Blue Jersey: Here are just some of the people who helped make marriage equality a reality in the Garden State.

Booman Tribune: President Obama was “unwilling to negotiate” with Republicans in much the same way the rooster's crow caused the sun to rise.

No More Mister Nice Blog: Here’s how the total Republican defeat over its government shutdown and debt ceiling hostage-taking could be a blessing in disguise for the GOP. Or not.

Down with Tyranny! : The Party of Lincoln may not be less popular than the Ebola virus, but it’s close.

Speaking of which, your quote of the day: “Both parties deprecated war, but one of them would make war rather than let the nation survive, and the other would accept war rather than let it perish, and the war came.” (Abraham Lincoln, March 4, 1865.)

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

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