Read time: 1 minute

Mike’s Blog Round-Up

Cool stuff from the Liberal Blog-o-Sphere

Above: the incomparable Stan Ridgway's Newspapers, which includes the lyrics: “Lately I’ve been thinking / What would the world do without the news / You wouldn’t know when wars were started / Or when they ended, win or lose.” The world has a great need for journalism and news is so important to a functioning democracy, so why is our media so bad?

No More Mister Nice Blog wonders why amply be-chinned Mitch McConnell is still not seen as a super villain.

Driftglass reminds us that these people are not your friends.

PressRun says that America is not guaranteed a happy ending.

Zandar Versus The Stupid looks into OANN, and learns that it is a cousin to CNN.

Bonus Track: Extra-Extra! The Psy of Life is thrilled to have his first troll and ponders what he should do about it!

Round-up by Tengrain who blogs at Mock, Paper, Scissors. You can follow Tengrain on the Twitters, too. Send tips, requests, and suggestions to mbru@crooksandliars.com (with For MBRU in the subject line).

Can you help us out?

For 17 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.

More C&L Coverage

Discussion

New Commenting System

Our comments are now powered by Insticator. In order to comment you will need to create an Insticator account. The process is quick and simple. Please note that the ability to comment with a C&L site account is no longer available.

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.

Please Do Not Use the Login Link at the Top of the Site.

In order to comment you must use an Insticator account. To register an account, enter your comment and click the post button. A dialog will then appear allowing you create your account.

We will be retiring our Crooks and Liars user account system in January, 2021.

Thank you.
C&L Team