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
Tet Offensive begins:Nazi leader Adolf Hitler becomes Germany’s chancellor; Franklin D. Roosevelt is born;Hindu extremist assassinates Mahatma Gandhi;as “Bloody Sunday” begins;”The Lone Ranger” airs
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.
U.S. Intelligence Chiefs Are Sounding the Alarm About the Administration* They Work For Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Big Dick Toilet Salesman Speaks emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Let Them Eat (Starbucks’ Coffee) Cake Rayne, emptywheel
Great plan. Graham wants Trump to hold the debt ceiling hostage too. digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Trump buggy whips Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
To Roger Stone: Witness Intimidation Is Not Protected Speech Jennifer Daskal, Just Security
Checking In On the Most Ridiculous 2020 Democratic Primary Campaigns Scott Lemiuex, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 406 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Not to Mention Yastrerblyansky, The Rectification of Names
PRIMARY OCASIO-CORTEZ? YEAH, GOOD LUCK WITH THAT Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog