source url 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
A shooting rampage takes place at the University of Texas clock tower; Germany declares war on Russia in World War I; Adolf Hitler opens the Berlin Olympics; Author Herman Melville born; MTV debuts.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
If we had any nerve at all, if we had any real balls as a society, or whatever you need, whatever quality you need, real character, we would make an effort to really address the wrongs in this society, righteously.
We’re in a Cybersecurity Crisis, Facebook Tells the White House. Hello? Anyone There? Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Non-EDVA Manafort Thread: Paulie Continues to Work for His Pardon emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The tale of a grovelling sycophant digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Race paranoia strikes deep Tom Sulllivan, Hullabaloo
The Justice Department Finds ‘No Responsive Records’ to Support a Trump Speech Benjamin Wittes, Lawfare
I See No Flaws in This Line of Reasoning Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Racist backlash politics and the “press 1 for English” myth Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 295 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Gun and Money
Magic Ruralism ™ driftglass, at his blog
Tempest-flossed Yastreblyansky, Rectification of Names
REASSIGN DEMONIZATION SQUAD, STAT! Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog