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
Actress Marilyn Monroe dies; Cornerstone laid for the Statue of Liberty’s pedestal; ‘American Bandstand’ debuts on network TV; Actors Richard Burton and Alec Guinness die.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues.
US court upends murder conviction of Blackwater contractorJudge: Federal utility must remove coal ash at power plant
He’s Not Afraid. He’s Not Going Away. Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Former Senators Sessions and Coats Likely Just Set Off a Conflict with Congress emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The New York Times Boy Opinion Columnists on Women Echidne, at her blog
Friday night soother: Hamlet the cat digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Trouble comin’ every day Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Can the Problems of American Inequality be Solved With MOAR MERITOCRACY? Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 122 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
STEPHEN MILLER, IN SELECT COMPANY Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
The Indictment Against Malware Researcher Marcus Hutchines Is Really Weird Mike Masnick, Techdirt
Jeff Sessions Suggests He’s Steering The DOJ Towards Prosecuting More Journalists Tim Cushing, Techdirt