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
izzie Borden found innocent of a grisly double murder; Britain’s Queen Victoria begins rule; Race-related rioting hits Detroit; Muhammad Ali convicted in Vietnam War-era draft case; ‘Jaws’ premieres.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Since when do we have to agree with people to defend them from injustice?
As We Mark Juneteenth 2020, the Confederates’ Free Ride Has Finally Ended Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
John Bolton Versus Navy Versus Egan emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Where is Bill Barr on the Boogaloo Bois?Digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Unfulfilled Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Bolton Book Confirms Most Serious Allegations in Trump Impeachment on Ukraine Quid Pro Quo Ryan Goodman, Just Security
‘Really Pathetic’: First Amendment Expert Torches DOJ Efforts to Stop John Bolton Book Colin Lalmbacher, Law & Crime
American Gnostic Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
A Case Study in the “New McCarthyism” Dan Nexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
North American Pro Sports Are Almost Certainly Not Happening in 2020 Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Moderately Woke Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
DEAR MEDIA: STOP PUBLISHING LIGHTLY EDITED VERSIONS OF BRAD PARSCALE’S PRESS RELEASES Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
John Roberts Would Love To Call Strike For You, Trump, But You Have To Throw Ball Inside The Stadium Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
Tennessee Senate Locked The Doors And Banned Abortion Last Night Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Reporters Went Looking For Racist Cops Online. You’ll Definitely Guess What They Found! Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
KY Cop Suffers Career Setback After Killing Breonna Taylor In Her Own Home Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Trump’s Bellyaching Over New Fox News Poll HATH BEGUNNETH! Evan Hurst, Wonkette