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
JFK and Nixon participate in TV’s first presidential debate; Cuba ends Mariel boatlift; Composer George Gershwin, poet T.S. Eliot and tennis star Serena Williams born; ‘West Side Story’ hits Broadway.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
It’s Bigger Than Trump. It’s Bigger Than Kaepernick. Charlie Pierce, Esquire Politics
Facebook Anonymously Admits It IDed Guccifer 2.0 in Real Time emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Did President Trump Violate Federal Law With His Alabama Rant? bmaz, emptywheel
“You don’t lurch into authoritarianism, you slide into it” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
A faith not so deep and abiding Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
An American Horror Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Sunday Morning Comin’ Down driftglass, at his blog
WHEN COPS KILL UNARMED BLACK PEOPLE, RUSH LIMBAUGH IS THE REAL VICTIM Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog