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
Nazi war crimes trial begins at Nuremberg; Robert F. Kennedy born; Britain’s future Queen Elizabeth II marries; Spain’s dictator Francisco Franco dies; Mexican Revolution begins; ‘Cabaret’ hits Broadway.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Elections remind us not only of the rights but the responsibilities of citizenship in a democracy.
Only Republicans Could Get Fewer Votes and Claim a ‘Mandate’ to Govern Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Mueller Says He Still Exercises the Full Authority of a US Attorney emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Very Very Short Posts, Monday, 11/19/2018 Echidne, at her blog
More trouble in wingnut paradise? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
The rake flake Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
What the Watergate ‘Road Map’ Reveals about Improper Contact between the White House and the Justice Department Jim Baker and Sarah Grant, Lawfare
Always Projection: The Invention of Political Correctness Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Domination of Fake News Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Nightmares Yastreblyansky, Rectification of Names
Stop Fearing Primary Challenges (and Stop Fearing Incumbents) The Rude Pundit, st his blog
HEY, THERE’S NO REASON TO GET WORKED UP — IT’S ONLY THE DEATH OF DEMOCRACY Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog