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 San Francisco earthquake; What becomes known as ‘Paul Revere’s ride’; A suicide bomb hits the U.S. embassy in Lebanon; Physicist Albert Einstein dies; Wayne Gretzky plays his last NHL game.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Never lose sight of the fact that the most important yardstick of your success will be how you treat other people – your family, friends, and coworkers, and even strangers you meet along the way.
Barbara Bush June 8, 1925 – April 17, 2018
Nikki Haley Just Learned That Trump Sees Everyone Around Him as Disposable Assets Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Trump Organization Really Doesn’t Want FBI to Have the Michael Cohen Files emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Wingnut convergence digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Stormy weather for Sean Hannity Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
What the Senate Needs to Ask Gina Haspel Katherine Hawkins, Just Security
A Primer on the Corker-Kaine Draft AUMF Robert Chesney, Lawfare
Make the Gilded Age Great Again Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Gulf Stream Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Lawyers
LAWYERS ARE TRUMP’S SUBSTITUTE FOR COMPETENCE Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog