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
Allies mark VJ-Day as World War II effectively ends; Woodstock begins; France’s Napoleon Bonaparte born; India gains independence; Blast hits Omagh, N. Ireland; ‘The Wizard of Oz’ premieres in Hollywood.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
If American politics are too dirty for women to take part in, there’s something wrong with American politics.
The Climate Crisis Is Not Evenly Distributed, But It’s Already Here Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Don McGahn Is Not the Most Critical Witness on Impeachment emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The Anti-Vaxxers: Rational Or Irrational? And The Anti-Gun-Control Folks? Echidne, at her blog
Only the best people digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Shame on You, Maryland Public TV! tristero, Hullabaloo
Red-faced and rugged Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Is the FBI Punishing Employees’ Political Speech? Scott R. Anderson and Benjamin Wittes, Lawfare
New Ways to Pollute Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Donald Trump winning the Republican nomination is a mystery that will never be solved Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Trump Administration: The Huddled Masses Can Go Fuck Themselves The Rude Pundit, at his blog
Shit Conservatives Don’t Understand, Part 3,479 Tom Hilton, No More Mister Nice Blog