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
Top Nazi official Heinrich Himmler commits suicide; Israel captures fugitive Nazi Adolf Eichmann; Bank robbers Bonnie and Clyde killed; Industrialist John D. Rockefeller dies; Golf legend Sam Snead dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth. Arthur Conan Doyle
Trump’s Cabinet Is Weaponizing Abject Ignorance Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
A Thinking Person’s Guide to the Stefan Halper Conspiracy Theory emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Trey and Devin’s private peep show digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
The resistance is moral Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Trump’s Subpoena Gamble: Fighting It Could Open Door to Indictment Ryan Goodman, Just Security
ecruiting Intelligence Sources: President Trump Makes a Hard Job Harder John Sipher, Lawfare
Murc’s Law: Clinton Rules Edition Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Border WTF Act Shakezula, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Declaration of IndependentsUM … SHOULDN’T EVERY PHONE TRUMP USES SHOW A BLOCKED NUMBER? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Chicago Wins ‘Most Corrupt City’ Award Due In No Small Part To Its Awful Redlight Camera System Timothy Geigner, Techdirt