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 Battle of Antietam sets a bloody record during America’s Civil War; Work ends on U.S. Constitution; Israel and Egypt’s leaders sign Camp David Accords; Singer Hank Williams born; ‘MASH’ premieres.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
There is a danger to judicial independence when people have no understanding of how the judiciary fits into the constitutional scheme.
President Trump Eyes Iran Because We’ve Learned Nothing From Iraq or Anything Else Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Implications of Russia’s Identification of FBI’s Assets emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Something Smells — and It’s Not Burning Oil Rayne, emptywheel
Taking it to Trump digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
About that Trump economy… Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Mirror, Mirror On The Wall Echidne, at her blog
France’s Major Statement on International Law and Cyber: An Assessment Michael Schmitt, Just Security
What Is Happening on Eighth Avenue? Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Congressman Inert Carbon Rodney Davis Promises Return To Normalcy, If… driftglass, at his blog
Another reason to impeach Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
Who Will Trump Bomb? Only Saudi Arabia Can Say. Five Dollar Feminist, Wonkette
CAN SOMEBODY PLEASE TELL BEN SHAPIRO ALL ABOUT BRETT KAVANAUGH’S COCK? Evan Hurst, Wonkette
WHY CAN REPUBLICANS BE RADICALLY OUT OF STEP WITH PUBLIC OPINION WHILE DEMOCRATS CAN’T BE MODERATELY OUT OF STEP? Steve M, No More Mister Nice Blog