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
“Star Wars” — the classic sci-fi movie written and directed by George Lucas — premieres; Former Enron execs Kenneth Lay and Jeffrey Skilling are convicted of conspiracy and fraud; Comedian Jay Leno begins his run as host of N-B-C’s “The Tonight Show .
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The person who can bring the spirit of laughter into a room is indeed blessed.
President* Trump Is Ready to Pull the Whole Temple Down on His Head Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Flynn Conspiracy Call Is Coming from Inside the [White] House emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Totally not colludingTotally not colluding digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
No scintilla of integrity Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
With New U.S. Arms Sale Pending–What Happened to Saudi Assurances on Civilian Casualties in Yemen? Isa Qasim, Just Security
The Chamber of Commerce’s Court Scott Lemiuex, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Now I’m losing touch with reality and I’m almost out of blow Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
ATLANTIC WRITER: REPUBLICANS ARE SAYING ABSURD THINGS ABOUT GUNS — APPARENTLY FOR THE FIRST TIME! Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog