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 10:30am (ET) 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
Women’s rights activists meet at Seneca Falls; The ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy on gays in the U.S. military; Apollo 11 enters lunar orbit; Baseball’s Pete Rose gets jail time; Moscow Olympics begins.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Somehow politicians have become convinced that negative campaigning pays off in elections.
When Death and Grief Become Part of an Arena Spectacular Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
They think Reality TV is real #Hissecretweapon digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
I love the smell of Cleveland in the morning Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Notes From The Underground driftglass, at his blog
The Long, Sad, Corrupted Devolution of the GOP, From Eisenhower to Donald Trump Zaid Jilani, The Intercept
HSBC Report Shows Eric Holder Pushed For ‘Too Big To Jail’ Policy Dan Wright, ShadowPRoof