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
Sen. Joseph McCarthy confronted over his anti-communist tactics; Author Charles Dickens dies; Comedian Richard Pryor suffers burns; Secretariat wins Triple Crown; Electric guitar pioneer Les Paul born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I was ecstatic they re-named ‘French Fries’ as ‘Freedom Fries’. Grown men and women in positions of power in the U.S. government showing themselves as idiots.
While You Were Comey-ing, the House Was Up to No Good Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
What a Difference a Day Makes to the Privileges of a King What a Difference a Day Makes to the Privileges of a King emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
I Heard Comey Echidne, at her blog
The nub of the Comey hearing digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Why Congressional Republicans Are Enabling Trump Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Speaking of senile hackery Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
At The Comey Hearing: The Rime of the Ancient Maverick driftglass, at his blog
WHY WOULD REPUBLICANS DUMP TRUMP IF THEIR BILLS GET ENACTED WITH HIM IN OFFICE? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Reporter Indicted For Covering Trump Inauguration Protests Mike Masnick, Techdirt