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Mike's Blog Round Up

The focus in the media is still on Weiner's crotch, alas, but what's far more significant is that the GOP continues to commit slow-motion political suicide by throwing in its entire lot with the Ryan plan. Uh, good luck with that. Distributorcap

The focus in the media is still on Weiner's crotch, alas, but what's far more significant is that the GOP continues to commit slow-motion political suicide by throwing in its entire lot with the Ryan plan. Uh, good luck with that.

Distributorcap NY: Sarah Palin is back! And the media are chasing after her like a bunch of Keystone Kops.

Smart Politics: Two Minnesotans, Pawlenty and Bachmann, could turn out to be leading contenders on the GOP side in 2012. Historically, how do same-state, same-party rivals do?

Vagabond Scholar: For all that we remember those who died in war, we mustn't forget that war itself is hell. And there's more than enough recent evidence to prove it.

Rising Hegemon: Anti-American and anti-British, FIFA is awesomely corrupt. (What's worse, FIFA or the IOC?)

And for something a little different:

Kiko's House: An appreciation of Mary Wollstonecraft, the 18th century English writer and women's rights advocate.

Round-up by Michael J.W. Stickings of The Reaction. I'll be here all week.

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