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
President Bill Clinton denies affair; first European settlers in Australia ; General Douglas MacArthur is born ; Wayne Gretzky born; musical ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ opens
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it’s perhaps far more terrible than it’s ever been.
An Important Update on the Most Advanced Military in the World Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Why Did Trump Tweet an “In the Ball Park” Accurate Number for Hillary’s Total Staffers on June 9, 2016? emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Courtland Sykes On Women’s Rights Echidne, at her blog
“Bring me some tariffs!!!” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Without consent of the governed Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
The Passion of the Glenn Greenwald Robert Farley, Lawyers, Guns and Moeny
“I Must Reiterate That the Lawyer We’re Paying $1,000/HR To Represent Us Thinks I Did a Bang-Up Job” Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
I’m innocent — just ask my lawyer Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
This Column is a Trick — Part II driftglass, at his blog
IN IMITATION OF THEIR RUSSIAN MASTERS? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog