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
Alabama Gov. George Wallace shot on presidential campaign trail; Newly-founded Israel attacked by Arab neighbors; The U.S. Supreme Court breaks up Standard Oil.; Country singer June Carter Cash dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The sea, the great unifier, is man’s only hope. Now, as never before, the old phrase has a literal meaning: we are all in the same boat.
All Betsy DeVos Knows Is How to Profit From Schoolchildren Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Concord Consulting Aims to Make Russian Bots Legal emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Delivering to the deserving (white) poor digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Yep, We’re Definitely Doing Something Right tristero, Hullabaloo
Keep out. This means you. Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
The Intel Community’s Annual Transparency Report Raises More Questions Than It Answers Robyn Greene, Just Security
More Protestors No-Platformed With Live Ammunition Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 241 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
driftglass vs. SPECTRUM driftglass, at his blog
SHUT UP, YOU’RE SILENCING ME Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog