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
Galveston hurricane kills thousands; President Gerald Ford pardons Richard Nixon; Nazis begin Leningrad siege during World War II; Comedian Sid Caesar born; Original ‘Star Trek’ premieres on TV.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be.
A Few Words About Self-Government Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
EO 12333 Sharing Will Likely Expose Security Researchers Even More Via Back Door Searches emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Trump troll of the week digby aka Heather Digby Paarton, Hullabaloo
Stormy weather Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
A Man in Paul Ryan’s Position Can’t Afford to be Made to Look Ridiculous Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Evacuation Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Peggy Noonan: The Joker You Drink, The Seriouser You Get driftglass, at his blog
NO, TRUMP ISN’T A DEMOCRAT NOW Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Police Chief Says He’ll Decide Who Is Or Isn’t A Real Journalist Tim Cushing, Techdirt