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
Congress authorizes military force to expel Iraq from Kuwait; Soviet forces begin large offensive against Nazi Germany; First woman elected to U.S. Senate; Writer Agatha Christie dies; ‘All in the Family’ debuts on CBS.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity.
Steve King and Donald Trump and Ronald Reagan Are All Republicans. They Are Republicans for a Reason. Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Oleg Deripaska Met Sergei Millian at the St. Petersburg Forum Michael Cohen Would Have Met Putin emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Trump pocketed tens of millions last year and we’re supposed to believe he knew nothing about it digby aka Heather Digby parton, Hullabaloo
Robbing Pedro Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
What if the Obstruction Was the Collusion? On the New York Times’s Latest Bombshell Benjamin Wittes, Lawfare
Reforming the SCOTUS Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Matt Lewis Jumps Out to an Early Lead … driftglass, at his blog
Literary Corner: Song of the Wall Yatrerblyansky, The Rectification of Names
What Did That Dumb Orange Motherfucker Say Now (Border Trip Edition) The Rude Pundit, at his blog
TELL ME LIES, TELL ME SWEET LITTLE LIES Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog