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
Abraham Lincoln wins four-way race for President as American Civil War nears; March music ‘king’ John Phillip Sousa born; Composer Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky dies; Director Mike Nichols born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Journalism is what we need to make democracy work.
Gordon Sondland Is the First Guy Who Thinks Serving Donald Trump Doesn’t Mean Going to Jail for Him Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
When Your Joint Defense Agreement with the Russian Mob Blows Up in Your Face emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Secret agent man Devin Nunes at it again digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Comforting the Afflictor Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
A Dozen Questions for John Solomon Sydney Blumenthal, Just Security
Mass disenfranchisement fails to save colossal asshole Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Gordon Sondland just remembered that Trump demanded that Ukraine announce an investigation of the Bidens in return for getting US military aid Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Democratic Primary and Income Inequality Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Impeachment Transcripts Reveal That Republicans Continue to Be Utter Dicks The Rude Pundit, at his blog
For the Record: Secret Hearings Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
THE DEMONIZATION GAP Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
GOP On Ukraine Ambassador’s House Testimony: CRUSHED IT! (Their Testicles.) Five Dollar Feminist, Wonkette
Is One Of Rudy’s Chucklef*cks About To CHUCKLE-FLIP? Whoa If Chuckle-True! Evan Hurst, Wonkette
VRY SRS WaPo Op-Ed Warns Elizabeth Warren’s Rise Spells DOOM! Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Hero Florida County White Men Save Library From Evil New York Times Doktor Zoom, Wonkette