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
Mt. St. Helens erupts in Washington State; The U.S. Supreme Court upholds racial segregation; Pope John Paul II born in Poland; Movie director Frank Capra born; ‘Les Miserables’ ends its Broadway run.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Why is propaganda so much more successful when it stirs up hatred than when it tries to stir up friendly feeling?
Maybe It’s Time to Introduce the Zuckerbergs of This Country to the Sherman Antitrust Act Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Steve Bannon’s Bas-Relief Confession that Trump Told Him to Deny Discussing Sanction Relief emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The Emptywheel Fabulous Car Blog! Formula One and Car Flicks bmaz, emptywheel
Without A Vaccine, Herd Immunity Won’t Save Us Kaleigh Rogers, Julia Wolfe and Laura Bronner, FiveThirtyEight
Tapper FTW digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Rot by design Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The Floating Proletariat Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
To Serve America … It’s a Cookbook! driftglass, at his blog
L’état profond, c’est moi Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
NOTICE THAT TRUMP NEVER WENT ALL IN ON THE TARA READE STORY Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Susan Collins Is Concerned, And That Can Only Mean One Thing Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Insider-Trading Disney Villain Kelly Loeffler Will Lose Her Senate Seat In Either November Or January Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Nice Time: Coal’s Kung-Fu Is Old, And Now It Must Die Doktor Zoom, Wonkette