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
Sherman begins ‘March to the Sea’ in American Civil War; Zebulon Pike spots namesake mountaintop; Anti-Vietnam War protesters gather in DC; Joey Buttafuoco gets jail time; Actor Sam Waterston born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Freedom of the press is not an end in itself but a means to the end of achieving a free society.
When Will the Supreme Court Get Fed Up With Crooked Republican Gerrymanders? Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
What OLC Says Happened with Matt Whitaker’s Appointment emptywheel aka Marcy WHeeler, emptywheel
First Steps Towards Change Ed Walker, emptywheel
A dumb, unbalanced mob boss in the White House digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Re-enfranchising NC voters Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Remember When The Women’s March Was an Indulgent, Frivolous Waste of Time? driftglass, at his blog
“Wait…Are You Saying We Should Stop Investing With Elizabeth Holmes?” Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Donald Trump’s Soul Is Troubled The Rude Pundit, at his blog