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
American Civil War effectively ends; Iraq celebrates collapse of Saddam Hussein’s regime;NASA announces first seven astronauts dubbed the Mercury Seven; Marian Anderson performs at the Lincoln Memorial; Prince Charles marries Camilla Parker Bowles.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
We have the power to do any damn fool thing we want to do, and we seem to do it about every 10 minutes.
Bernie Sanders Taught Democrats How to Be Impatient Again Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Very Specific Details about the COVID Warnings from the “Deep State” emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Happy Pesachdigbyala Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Bound but not protected Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Why Is Trump’s Inspector General Purge Not a National Scandal? Benjamin Wittes, Lawfare
Tom Friedman is Both Lazy and Stupid. driftglass, at his blog
Random Observations on the End of the Democratic Primaries The Rude Pundit, at his blog
CONSERVATISM’S SECOND MOST INFLUENTIAL VIRUS EXPERT DIDN’T KNOW THERE’S A FLU VACCINE Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Trump Will Vote By Mail. The Rest Of You People Can Vote By Dying. Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Martin Shkreli Wants Out Of Prison To Save Us All From The Coronavirus Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Gavin Newsom Has HAD ENOUGH Doktor Zoom, Wonkette