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
France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire die.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Everything does go in a circle.
I Don’t Make Predictions, But It Sure Seems Like Trump Could Get Trounced in 2020 Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Judge Amy Berman Jackson, District Court for the District of Columbia, kept Marcy Wheeler, at her blog emptywheel, really busy Friday analyzing the rulings coming from her courtroom regarding Roger Stone and Paul Manafort:
“The critical moment will come when American personnel are killed” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Regime change begins at home Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Call Them Concentration Camps Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
I Don’t See Any Method At All, Sir (Redux) DNexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Crocked and loaded Shakezula, Lawyers, Guns and Money
When David Brooks Runs Out of Things to Write About… driftglass, at his blog
My God How the Money Rolls In Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
Math Is Amazing: Virtually None of the Migrants Seeking Asylum Are Violent Criminals The Rude Pundit, at his blog
Test the Damn Coatdress!!!!!! Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
DID TRUMP GIN UP A NEAR-WAR BECAUSE HE COULDN’T BEAR CEDING THE NEWS CYCLE TO DEMOCRATS? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog