And these bonuses:
The Going On Strike Edition: You think this <em>isn't</em> fucking work?
Butterflies & Wheels notes that we're <a href="http://www.butterfliesandwheels.org/2021/water-disappearing/">running low on water</a>. Culture Wars nothing, it'll be Water Wars before you know it.
JESUS AMATO YOU FUCKING PACIFIC PALISADES PARASITE, PAY ME SOME GAWDDAM MONEY FOR SLAVING OVER A HOT KEYBOARD FOR YOUR ADVERTISING-SUPPORTED MONEY-GRUBBING SITE, WHICH LITERALLY DOES NOTHING BUT RECYCLE SHIT ALREADY SEEN ON TELEBISION!!! TH' FUCKS THE MATTER W/ YOU, YOU CHEAP PRICK?
Responsible Statecraft recaps <a href="https://responsiblestatecraft.org/2021/08/16/the-generals-lied-and-the-fantasy-died/">20 yrs. of failure in the proverbial land war in Asia</a>: "The generals lied and the fantasy died".<blockquote>American generals have led America to unnecessary defeat in Afghanistan, and defeated generals should have the elementary decency to keep their mouths shut. This is all the more so because many of the military mistakes in Afghanistan have directly echoed those of the Vietnam War, from which American generals failed to learn.</blockquote>
Fuck Afghanistan, let's discuss how I'm being ripped off here. Tain't low pay, it's NO PAY!! FUCK YOU, parasites!!
<a href="http://yastreblyansky.blogspot.com/2021/08/surprise.html">More Afghan analysis</a> from Yastreblyansky.
Another treatise on Republicans trolling in an attempt to <a href="https://dsadevil.blogspot.com/2021/08/for-gop-its-trolling-all-way-down.html">reduce all discourse to bothsider bee ess</a>, & the media swallows it. This one from The Debate Link.
Back to blogging: There's not much left, & most of what remains sucks, like everything else.
Bonus lighter reading: Yellow Dog Granny has <a href="https://yellowdoggrannie.blogspot.com/2021/08/just-about-i-think-its-going-to-be-ok.html">a whole mess o' memes & stuff</a>, no Afghanistan. Mostly the plague.
Tags: Mike's Blog Round Up, worker exploitation, parasitism. Lead: Pay me, you fucking crooks!!!Oops, hit "Mark Ready for Publish" [sic] before I replaced the lead. Hope no one saw it. Heh heh.