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
Sen. Joseph McCarthy is censured; Scientists demonstrate the world’s first artificially-created, self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction; Enron files for Chapter 11 protection; Colombian drug lord is shot and killed.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Democrats Must Get a Handle on What ‘Unity’ Means When Taking on a Renegade Presidency* Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Every Sperm Is Sacred. And Each Ectopic Pregnancy, Too. Echidne, at her blog
The whistleblower was right digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
“Broke” culture Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Trump Needs Conspiracy Theories Peter Nicholas, The Atlantic
Samoa DJW, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Build Your Own Strawman Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Concern trolling: Toward 2020 Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
COULD THIS REALLY WORK FOR TRUMP? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Plucky Utah Fifth Graders Take On Homophobic Substitute Teacher And Win Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette