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
JFK and Nixon participate in TV’s first presidential debate; Cuba ends Mariel boatlift; Composer George Gershwin, poet T.S. Eliot and tennis star Serena Williams born; ‘West Side Story’ hits Broadway.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Our difficulties of the moment must always be dealt with somehow, but our permanent difficulties are difficulties of every moment.
Secret Tapes Are All the Rage These Days Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Billy Barr Releases 302 that Proves View of Pro Mike Flynn Agent Held Sway in Mueller Report Conclusions emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Debunking the US Attorney From the Middle District of Pennsylvania’s Disinformation Campaign Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Sure he’ll leave office — only if his handpicked toadies on the Supreme Court vote against him digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Joe Biden: Low-key, high scores Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
All the President’s Lawsuits: Fraud, Defamation, and the Westfall Act Chimène Keitner and Steve Vladeck, Just Security
Two Centuries of Compromise Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
People are here spreading mistakes and arguing passionately with the facts wrong. Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
How Life in the Bill Kristol Household Has Changed driftglass, at his blog
If Trump Was Telling the Truth About Voter Fraud, People Would Be Arrested (But He’s Not) The Rude Pundit, at his blog
RON DeSANTIS WILL GET PEOPLE KILLED — AND PROBABLY WON’T GET TRUMP REELECTED Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Post Office Undoes *Most Of* Louis DeJoy’s F*ckery, We’ll Take The Win Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Kayleigh McEnany: Christ, What An Asshole Evan Hurst, Wonkette