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
Adolf Hitler makes his first attempt to seize power in Germany; Democrat John F. Kennedy wins the presidency; Ronald Reagan is elected governor of California; Bonnie Raitt is born; Led Zeppelin releases the album ”Led Zeppelin Four.”.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Gradually I came to realize that people will more readily swallow lies than truth, as if the taste of lies was homey, appetizing: a habit.
The Authoritarian Rot That Produced This President* Is Present in the Republican Party at All Levels Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Cognitive Dissonance of Learning about Roger Stone’s “Collusion” emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Meanwhile, in the world … digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Watch your back, Andy Beshear Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Timeline: Trump, Giuliani, Biden, and Ukrainegate (updated) Viola Gienger and Ryan Goodman, Just Security
Democrats Won Because Virginia Courts Required State to Hold a Democratic Election Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Finally, Democrats Unite Against The Neoliberal Elizabeth Warren! Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
There is no bottom Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
In the Trump Foundation Lawsuit, Donald Trump Admitted He Broke the Law The Rude Pundit, at his blog
Celebrity White House Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
JEFF SESSIONS IS AS NAIVE ABOUT THE GOP AS JOE BIDEN Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Ambassador Bill Taylor’s Album Is Pretty Great, But The Live Show Will Be AWESOME Evan Hurst, Wonkette
The Sixth Amendment For Dummies (Mollie Hemingway, Rand Paul) Jamie Lynn crofts, Wonkette
Giuliani And The Chucklefux Know One Weird Trick To Make $500,000 Melt Away Five Dollar Feminist, Wonkette