Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We’re a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we’re not too hungover
we’ve been bailed out we’re not too exhausted from last night’s (CENSORED) the caffeine kicks in. Join us every weekday morning at 9am (ET) and weekend morning at 10:30am (ET) to talk about current news and our boring lives and to make fun of LaEscapee! If we are ever running late, it’s PhilJD’s fault.
This Day in History
Christopher Columbus sets sail; Europe slides further into World War I; A Cold War case heats up Capitol Hill; Air traffic controllers in the U.S. go on strike; NBA founded; Singer Tony Bennett born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Power should not be concentrated in the hands of so few, and powerlessness in the hands of so many.
Our Voting System Is Self-Sabotage Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Incendiary Lawsuit Alleging More Trump Obstruction Shows Benghazi Booster Admitting He Has No Credibility emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Sowing Confusion about Fusion Rayne, emptywheel
Echidne on Right-Wing Christianity and Politics Echidne, at her blog
Where do they find these people? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
The schoolhouse door again Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
The Goal Is Universal Coverage, Not Any Particular Form Of Universal Coverage Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Government By Unreliable Narrator driftglass, at his blog
IS THE GOP REALLY MORE CONSPIRATORIAL UNDER TRUMP? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Former DOJ Prosecutor Steps Up To Defend DOJ’s New Asset Forfeiture Rules Tim Cushing, Techdirt
ACLU To Court: It’s Legal To Tell Bob To Eat Shit Mike Masnick, Techdirt