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
Ferdinand Marcos flees the Philippines; Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev denounces Josef Stalin; Samuel Colt patents the revolver; Muhammad Ali becomes world boxing champ; Musician George Harrison born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Girls are capable of doing everything men are capable of doing. Sometimes they have more imagination than men.
Joe Biden’s Campaign Is What Happens When the Democratic Party Lacks Imagination Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Carter Page Clauses in the FISA Reform Bill Wouldn’t Help Carter Page emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Modi has Trump’s number digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’sHulllaloo
Maddow: “This is not a warning. The dark days are here.” Spocko, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Having a moment Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Dis-Barr the Justice Department Neil Kinkopf, Just Security
House Judiciary Introduces FISA Reauthorization Eliot Setzer, Lawfare
Should Democrats be panicking over Bernie being the nominee? (Spoiler: No) Scot Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Weinstein verdict Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
#Wattlegate: Is the President Digitally Touching Up His Neck? An Investigation driftglass, at his blog
It’s how emperors roll Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
THIS IS WHY WE’RE SCREWED IF CORONAVIRUS SPREADS HERE Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Want To Make Phyllis Schlafly’s Ghost Real Mad? Let’s Ratify The ERA Already! Robyn Pennacchis, Wonkette