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 10:00am (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
Iran-Contra scandal begins to unfold; Chile’s Salvador Allende takes office; Carol Moseley-Braun is first black woman elected to U.S. Senate; Former pro-wrestler Jesse Ventura elected Minnesota governor. (
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
You don’t make progress by standing on the sidelines, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas.
Oklahoma Just Repealed a Law That Outlawed the Seduction of ‘Unmarried Females’ Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Chuck Grassley Has Spent the Week Cowering from His Party’s Legal Problems emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
That Wide Group Guilt, Again Echidne, at her blog
So, is Trump’s justice department part of Hillary’s scam to excuse her election loss too? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
What, me worry? Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Epistemic Closure Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
We Don’t Need No Education driftglass, at his blog
FOR THE THOUSANDTH TIME: THE PROBLEM IS THE REPUBLICAN PARTY, STUPID Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog