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
Abraham Lincoln says America cannot remain divided over slavery; Valentina Tereshkova becomes the first woman in space; Deadly Soweto riots erupt in South Africa; Ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev defects.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
To love what you do and feel that it matters how could anything be more fun?
Let’s Not Forget the President*’s Former Campaign Manager Is in Jail Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
After Judge Kimba Wood Rules Any Privilege Fight Would Have to Be Public, Cohen or Trump Withdraw Three Claims of Privilege emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Democracy Against Capitalism: Competing Stories About Wages Ed Walker, emptywheel
Friday Night Soother: the harrowing climb digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
One-trick phony Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Paul Manafort = Evidence of Collusion Ryan Goodman, Just Security
Journalists Remain Incapable of Dealing with Trump DNexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
“She Can Take It” Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
SPOILED CHILD IN CHIEF Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog