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
The U.S. battleship Maine explodes in Havana harbor, bringing America closer to war with Spain; The Soviet Union’s last troops leave Afghanistan; Astronomer Galileo and suffragist Susan B. Anthony born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.
The news sucks. That is all.
The Real Meaning of Elizabeth Warren’s ‘Pocahontas’ Speech Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
New Right Hook: Mike Flynn Lied When He Admitted to a Judge He Lied to the FBI emptywheel aka march Wheeler, emptywheel
The President Opposes Domestic Abuse! Aren’t You Glad To Learn That, Finally? Echidne, at her blog
Jared’s got problems. Money problems. Big ones. digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
A world beyond the Beltway Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Nobody Could Have Seen THIS Coming Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
A TRUMPER EXTENDS THE LIFE OF A FADING SCANDAL — WHY? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog