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
An aborted mission to free American hostages in Iran ends in disaster; Ireland’s ‘Easter Rising’ begins; Armenians face mass deportation during World War I; Singer Barbra Streisand born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
You have to test your hypothesis against other theories. Certainty in the face of complex situations is very dangerous.
The Supreme Court Conservatives May Use the Voting Rights Act They Gutted to Enable More Voter Suppression Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Hell Hath No Fury Like a Self-Promoting Republican Lawyer Scorned emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The Funniest Reaction to Mueller Report. From Trump Himself. Echidne, at her blog
Make them take that vote digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
What If They Don’t Impeach…And He Wins? tristero, Hullabaloo
Refuge of scoundrels Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Trump and Massive Resistance Joshua Marshall, Talking Points Memo Edblog
The Mueller Report Was My Tipping Point J. W. Verret, The Atlantic
A Caution on Congressional Subpoenas and “Constitutional Crisis” Andy Wright, Just Security
On Replacing Ken Burns’ The Civil War Eric Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Another day, another fascist outburst Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Our Neoconfederate Court Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Little Red State Fundy Turns 14 driftglass, at his blog
Befriend your interior life! Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
NO, JOE LOCKHART, THE REPUBLICAN PARTY IS NOT BEING DESTROYED Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog