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
President Richard Nixon announces his breakthrough trip to China; Fashion designer Gianni Versace slain; Aerospace giant Boeing founded; Dutch painter Rembrandt born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
History is a vast early warning system.
Wow! Tennessee Is Still Completely Out of Its Mind! Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
On Mike Flynn’s Previously Undisclosed Interactions with Ekim Aptekin emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The reckoning Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Remembering the Bombardment of Greytown Matthew Waxman, Lawfare
Forcing Migrants to Die is the Point Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Our White Nationalist President Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Is This Phase One of Lumpy Identity Politics? Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
Be Excellent to Each Other Tom Hilton, No More Mister Nice Blog