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 armistice ends the Korean War; A House panel votes to impeach President Richard Nixon; A pipe bomb explodes at the Atlanta Olympics; The deposed Shah of Iran and comedian Bob Hope die.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I think the greater responsibility, in terms of morality, is where leadership begins.
Congress Should Not Go on Vacation for Six Goddamn Weeks Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The 18th Warrant Application against Roger Stone Investigated Hacking emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Will Your Vote Count in 2020? Will It Be Counted? Echidne, at her blog
Meanwhile in Bizarroworld, the GOPers find a “smoking gun” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
In a Dictatorship, Journalism’s A Piece o’ Cake tristero, Hullabaloo
Epstein Found Injured in Jail. Suicide Attempt? Or Attempted “Suicide?” Spocko, Hullabaloo
Conviction, not division Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
How Congress Can Access the Legal Powers of Impeachment Without a Formal Inquiry Ryan Goodman and John T. Nelson, Hullabaloo
The gerontocracy Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 515 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
For the Record: The Impeachment Agnostic Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names