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
Alabama Gov. George Wallace shot on presidential campaign trail; Newly-founded Israel attacked by Arab neighbors; The U.S. Supreme Court breaks up Standard Oil.; Country singer June Carter Cash dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
It used to be, everyone was entitled to their own opinion, but not their own facts. But that’s not the case anymore. Facts matter not at all. Perception is everything.
This Week in Toxic Caucasity Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Stefan Halper Wasn’t Downstream from the Steele Dossier emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Nobody cares about the criminal in the White House? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
We Must Be Doing Something Right… trisero, Hullabaloo
More than a horse race Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
What the Heck is Happening in Al-Nashiri?: The Ten-Layer Dip at the Heart of the Latest Guantánamo Mess Steve Vladeck, Just Security
“Stop Hitting Yourself”: An Argument That Oddly Does Not Improve With Endless Repetition Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Let the McCain Slobberfest Begin! Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
All the Concern Trolling That’s Fit to Print Tom Hilton, No More Mister Nice Blog