July 14, 2013

It's been a swell week, what with Texas theocrats taking away women's rights, and Zimmerman's trail taking away my will to be civil. Thanks for letting me be a part of your week!

Juanita Jean's The World's Most Dangerous Beauty Salon, Inc cusses.

Disaffected and it Feels So Good feels bad that states' rights proponents just cannot catch a break!

Balloon Juice discovers a modern masterpiece of Wingnuttery.

Bonus track: Shut Up, David Brooks fact-checks David Brooks. Poor bastard.

Round-up by Tengrain of Mock, Paper, Scissors who also blogs at Dependable Renegade. Send tips to: mbru@crooksandliars.com

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