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
Soviet hard-liners mount a coup against Mikhail Gorbachev; Nazi Germany ratifies Adolf Hitler’s powers; U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers convicted by Soviet tribunal; Comedian Groucho Marx dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
You can put wings on a pig, but you don’t make it an eagle.
You Can Drive a Full-Size Minivan Through the Loopholes in Louis DeJoy’s Statement Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Trump Tried to Claim Privilege Over a Document Flynn Claimed to Not Remember emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Work In Progress: Saving the USPS Rayne, emptywheel
Democracy dies in broad daylight digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
“The average guy is important to him” Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Republican Senators Misrepresent Their Own Russia Report Benjamin Wittes, Lawfare
This is fine Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
“Did I say elect? I meant ratfuck.” Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Sounds Eerily Like… driftglass, at his blog
Rashomon Salad Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
Michelle Obama Scared the Hell Out of Us (For Good Reasons) The Rude Pundit, No More Mister Blog
I’M SURE YOU’LL BE ASTONISHED TO LEARN THAT EVERYTHING TRUMP SAYS ABOUT THE SWINE FLU PANDEMIC IS WRONG Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Rudy Giuliani Imagines Political Cat Fight Starring Kamala Harris, Michelle Obama Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Trump Keeps Jabbering About H1N1 And How Joe Biden Failed To Kill People With It Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Meet Miles Taylor. Donald Trump Is VERY MAD AT MILES RIGHT NOW GRRR ARGH! Evan Taylor, Wonkette