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) (or whenever we get around to it) 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
Congress authorizes military force to expel Iraq from Kuwait; Soviet forces begin large offensive against Nazi Germany; First woman elected to U.S. Senate; Writer Agatha Christie dies; ‘All in the Family’ debuts on CBS.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
He who knows nothing is closer to the truth than he whose mind is filled with falsehoods and errors.
If the President* Is Uniquely Dangerous, Treat Him That Way Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Trump’s Obstruction Defense: Rod Rosenstein Wrote a Letter emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
“A monument to Republican complicity in Trump’s jaw-dropping misconduct” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Surgical here, blunt instrument there Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Hillary Clinton Was the More Dangerous Evil Scott lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
UK rejects Ecuador’s attempt to remove old garbage from its London embassy. Shakezula, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Trumpism Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Donald Trump: Kantian Superman driftglass, at his blog
WILL THE MEDIA GIVE ARPAIO A WIN THE SAME WAY IT HELPED ELECT TRUMP? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Senator Portman Promises To Pass Bills To Harm Tech Companies If They Won’t Support SESTA Mike Masnick, Techdirt
Nebraska The First ‘Red’ State To Craft Its Own Net Neutrality Law Karl Bode, Techdirt