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
Thomas Edison perfects workable electric light; Anthrax scare claims first of two U.S. postal workers in Washington, DC; Britain wins Battle of Trafalgar; Actress and author Carrie Fisher born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Everything is negotiable. Whether or not the negotiation is easy is another thing.
If Ronald Reagan’s Solicitor General Is Talking Court-Packing, It’s Getting Real Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
GRU Adopted the Identity of Two UK Journalists to Phish the OPCW emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Nervous about election night? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Sick and tired of sickness, death, and isolation? Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
I’d Like To Introduce Ryan Grim and Glenn Greenwald To Reporting At a Publication Called The Intercept Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Good Governance Paper No. 6 (Part One): Domestic Military Operations — Reforming the Insurrection Act Mark Nevitt, Just Security
The Bolivian Coup Overturned Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Radical legal scholar says Dems will probably have to reform the courts Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Note to Republicans: No One Gives a Shit About Hunter Biden’s Business Deals The Rude Pundit, at his blog
Trumpfendämmerung Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
BUT … BUT … CENSORSHIP! CANCEL CULTURE! Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Trump Judges Pretty Sure Abortion In Kentucky Is Illegal Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
Happy Halloween! Your Chocolate Is Probably Harvested By Child Slaves Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Mitch McConnell Just Might Have Some Lint From His Pockets For COVID-19 Relief Stephen Robinson, Wonkette