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
The Six-Day War ends in the Mideast; Yugoslav troops leave Kosovo after NATO’s campaign of airstrikes; Alcoholics Anonymous founded; Actress and singer Judy Garland born; Singer Ray Charles dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Can any of you seriously say the Bill of Rights could get through Congress today? It wouldn’t even get out of committee.
Pride Day in Des Moines Featured All the Right Kind of Campaigning Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
On Once and Future Mueller Grand Juries: The Texts Obtained from Andrew Miller Overlap with Roger Stone’s Voter Suppression emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Making the powerful squirm Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Maine Republicans: Won’t somebody please think of the Confederacy? Shakezula, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Another joker in the White House/ said a change was coming round/ But I’m still working at The Walmart/ and Mary Alice is in the ground: The Drive-By Truckers’ The Dirty South turns 15 Elizabeth Nelson, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Reparations Through Immigration Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Don Tzu’s Art of War Yastreblyansky, Rectification of Names
ON MEXICO, TRUMP SEEMS TO WIN, BUT WINNING DOESN’T FIT THE RIGHT’S BUSINESS MODEL Steve M., No More Mister Nice blog