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
America normalizes diplomatic ties with Vietnam; Aaron Burr mortally wounds Alexander Hamilton in a duel; Skylab makes a fiery return to Earth; Babe Ruth’s major league debut; Laurence Olivier dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.
Running Out the Clock Is This Administration*’s Primary Legal Strategy These Days Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Trump Prepares to Do Something Even Billy Barr Has Said Might Be Obstruction emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Crisis management for dummies digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Reasonable Republicans tristero, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Maybe we’ll actually see an “Infrastructure Week” Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Neil Gorsuch Cancels Andrew Jackson Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Kicks just keep getting harder to find Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Voice of America First? Dan Nexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
For the Record: Stupid or Wicked? Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
TRUMP ADVISERS WHO ARE SUGGESTING A COURSE CORRECTION ARE AS TONE-DEAF AS TRUMP Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
RNC Offers Convention Delegates A Side Of Heatstroke With Their COVID-19 Liz Dye, Wonkette
ICE Unveils New Deportation Cop Fantasy Camp For Wannabe Brownshirts Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Trump Administration Making Documented Immigrants Undocumented Again Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette