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
Colonists go ashore in Virginia to set up Jamestown; Lewis and Clark begin to explore Louisiana Territory; Israel founded; Skylab launched; Movie producer George Lucas born; Singer Frank Sinatra dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
You simply have to put one foot in front of the other and keep going. Put blinders on and plow right ahead.
The Great Patriotic Trade War Rages On, Even If the President* Doesn’t Know What a Tariff Is Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
A Tale of Three (Former) Mueller Dockets emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Sweden Reopens Assange Rape Case bmaz, emptywheel
They must act digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Orban and Anti-Semitism tristero, Hullabaloo
A political divorce Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Right wing politicians want you to know that Jews will not replace them Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Daydream Believing Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Mooney
Literary Corner: Trade Wars Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
HOW HARD IS IT TO IMAGINE ARMED AMERICANS ATTACKING DOCTORS IN A MEDICAL CRISIS? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog