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
‘Son of Sam’ killer David Berkowitz caught near New York City; Leno and Rosemary LaBianca murdered by Charles Manson’s cult; FDR stricken with polio; The Smithsonian Institution established.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
A fool and his money are soon elected.
There Are Two Unsung Heroes in the Keystone Pipeline Fight Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
A 25-Year Army Vet Explains the North Korea Warning Sign He’s Waiting For Robert Bateman, Esquire Politics
On the Manafort Raid emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Three Things: Non-Nuclear Proliferation Rayne, emptywheel
Is there really a question about what he’s going to “choose”? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
“This painful story would be utterly unremarkable” Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Asymmetric Polarization and the Courts Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
One Day in America Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
WILL DEMOCRATS CONTINUE TO BE MORE SUCCESSFUL DOWNBALLOT THAN UPBALLOT? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Facebook, Twitter Consistently Fail At Distinguishing Abuse From Calling Out Abuse Mike Masnick, Techdirt
AT&T Lies Again, Insists Net Neutrality Rules Will Hurt First Responders Karl Bode, Tecdirt