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
Novelist Ian Fleming is born. Baseball’s National League approves moving the Brooklyn Dodgers to Los Angeles. Duke fo Windsor dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The most important fact is that gays have been here since day one. To say otherwise is a gross denial and stupidity. We played an enormous part in the history of America.
No Bad Conservative Idea Ever Dies Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Adam Schiff Makes Clear FBI Is Using Section 215 Like the 2014 Exception emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Setting up the loss digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Counterfeit threat, real consequences Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Eli Lake’s Omissions and Misleading Facts in Defense of Michael Flynn Barbara McQuade, Just Security
What Hard National Security Choices Would a Biden Administration Face? David Kris, Lawfare
Reminder: Trump Signed into Law the Warrantless FISA Surveillance That He’s Railing Against Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
Which side are you on? Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Because he’s an asshole Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Douthat: Q Is Right! Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
HOW IT MUST PAIN TRUMP’S FOLLOWERS TO OBSERVE HIS CRUELTY! Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Florida Felon Poll Tax Struck Down! Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
When We Say ‘Black Lives Matter’ We Mean Cops Shouldn’t Crush Our Necks With Their Knee. Was That Unclear? Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
If Twitter Is ‘Silencing’ Trump, WHY CAN WE STILL HEAR HIM WHINING? Evan Hurst, Wonkette
Postman Who Changed Dem Ballot Applications To GOP Was Just Funnin’, Jeez Doktor Zoom, Wonkette