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
China enters Korean War; Nazis force half a million Jews into walled ghetto; Nixon’s secretary tries to explain gap on Watergate tapes; ‘Casablanca’ premieres at Hollywood Theater; Tina Turner is born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
When you’re born you get a ticket to the freak show. When you’re born in America, you get a front row seat. George Carlin
Third-Rate Grifting Is the Order of the Day in Trump’s America Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Yevgeniy Prigozhin Continues to Troll Both Online and in the Courts emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
This is how a free press dies in the 21st century digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Look closer to home Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
How Can Democrats Survive Without Winning the Votes of White Alabama? Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
For the Record: McArdle on Climate Change Yastreblyansky, Rectification of Names
COME FOR THE CONCERN TROLLING, STAY FOR THE SELF-REFUTATION Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog