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Mike's Blog Round Up

LRB Blog: 17 Friedman Units (FU) after he cheered the war in Iraq, Thomas Friedman is voicing his regrets. Juanita Jean’s: Between 2008 and 2010, 30 large corporations spent more on lobbying than in federal taxes. Christopher Duva: After

LRB Blog: 17 Friedman Units (FU) after he cheered the war in Iraq, Thomas Friedman is voicing his regrets.

Juanita Jean’s: Between 2008 and 2010, 30 large corporations spent more on lobbying than in federal taxes.

Christopher Duva: After we learned “you’re a mean one, Newt Gingrich,” it’s beginning to look a lot like Gingrich.

Fablog: Rick Perry may believe in God, but the polls suggest God doesn’t believe in Rick Perry.

Speaking of which, your quote of the day: “I'm getting more and more comfortable every day that this is what I've been called to do." (Rick Perry, July 2011)

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

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