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
England’s King John signs the Magna Carta; A deadly steamboat fire in New York City; Jordan’s King Hussein weds American Lisa Halaby; Arlington National Cemetery created; Singer Ella Fitzgerald dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I have learned the difference between a cactus and a caucus. On a cactus, the pricks are on the outside.
Michigan Conservatives Are Striking References to the KKK from History Books Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
We’re Facing Yet Another Question About the Fundamental Moral Character of This Nation James Holmes, Esquire Politics
Shorter Yevgeniy Prigozhin: Don’t Send the PII We Already Stole — Just Send the Intelligence emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Light Cycles Quinn Norton, emptywheel
This Is Terrorism digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Dear Frank Bruni tristero, Hullabaloo
Guilty until proven innocent Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Enslaved and Forced to Watch Her Husband Dig His Own Grave—And Labeled A Terrorist As A Result Jennifer Daskal and Paul Rosenzweig, Lawfare
Radio Rwanda Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
James Comey Committed Misconduct That Affected the 2016 Elections Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Republican Party Cannot Save Itself: Part I driftglass, at his blog
HERE’S WHY CRAZY REPUBLICANS NOW SEEM LIKE CRAZY PERSONALITY CULTISTS Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog