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
The U.S. drops an atomic bomb on Nagasaki, Japan; President Richard Nixon resigns; Charles Manson cult murders actress Sharon Tate and four others; Singer Whitney Houston born; Musician Jerry Garcia dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I think anytime you can affect people in general, in a positive way, then you’re a lucky individual.
Jeff Sessions’ DOJ Backs Another Assault on the Right to Vote Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
The AlphaBay Jewish Community Center Bomb Threat of the Week Service emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Stray Thoughts on Language, August 8,2017 Echidne, at her blog
Maybe there’s more to this election thing than we armchair critics think there is digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Climate Change Report Predictions tristero, Hullabaloo
Fighting over crumbs Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
WHOSE IDEA WAS “FIRE AND FURY”? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Section 230 Matters. Congress Needs To Be Reminded Of That Mike Masnick, Techdirt
Congress Gives The FCC An Earful On Its Despised Plan To Kill Net Neutrality karl Bode, Techdirt