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
An armistice ends the Korean War; A House panel votes to impeach President Richard Nixon; A pipe bomb explodes at the Atlanta Olympics; The deposed Shah of Iran and comedian Bob Hope die.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Life is about having a good time, and it was a good time. We did some things well and some things poorly, but that was always the case.
The Voting Rights Ratf*cking Has Reached a Fever Pitch in These United States Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
BREAKING! NYT Discovers Tweets They Discovered 3 Months Ago emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
On Evidence and US Politics. The M&M Theory Echidne, at her blog
Trump’s Himmler digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
11 angry Republicans Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Too Bad That Opposing Ratfucking Is McCarthyism Scott lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Nostalgia and the politics of reaction Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 292 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Breaking: Fact-Checking Makes People Who Lie Constantly Uncomfortable driftglass, at his blog
Please Save Us From The Spread Of CNN Fight Club Shows Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Literary Corner: Tucker Face Yastreblyansky, Rectification of Names
REPUBLICANS PRACTICE NICHE MARKETING AGAIN Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Appeals Court Blocks DEA’s Attempt To Bury Lawsuit Settlement Terms Tim Cushing, Techdirt