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
Nazis and Soviets sign a non-aggression pact on eve of World War II; Sacco and Vanzetti executed; Defrocked priest John Geoghan killed; Movie star Rudolph Valentino and Broadway’s Oscar Hammerstein die.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The scientific theory I like best is that the rings of Saturn are composed entirely of lost airline luggage.
Here’s Some Decency in Politics, and Some Decency in Defense of Journalism Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Cohen May Be Shopping a Cooperation Agreement; It’s Not Clear Anyone Is Buying emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
On Combatting False Beliefs Echidne, at her blog
All the president’s Goodfellas digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
These Are Not Very Bright Etc. Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Meanwhile, at a Publication Operated by John McCain’s Son-In-Law… driftglass, at his blog
I SHOULD START COMMITTING CRIMES, BECAUSE ORRIN HATCH SAYS I CAN’T HELP IT Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Literary Corner: Gestating the Turkey Yastreblyansky, Rectification of Names
Michael Cohen Ready To Spill, And HELLO Don Jr. And Eric! Five Dollar Feminist, Wonkette