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
Former U.S. President Richard Nixon is born, Howard Hughes identifies fake biography, Unmanned probe lands on moon, the Phantom of the Opera becomes the longest running Broadway show.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Expert: a man who makes three correct guesses consecutively.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Making All the Right People Crazy Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Manafort’s Redaction Fail Tells Trump that Mueller Caught Him Lying about His Russian Handler, Konstantin Kilimnik emptywheel aka Marcy Wheel, emptywheel
There’s No Crisis at the Border — There’s a Crisis in the White House Rayne, emptywheel
Remember. They cheat. digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Stop letting lobbyists, pundits and media decide who is electable in 2020 Spocko, Hullabaloo
New old ideas Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
A Caution to Pentagon Officials Asked to Obligate “National Emergency” Funds Robert S. Taylor, Just Security
The truth about Trump Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
He Was With the Russians Too Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Charlie Sykes vs. Corey Lewandowski is Chavo Guerrero vs. Hornswoggle driftglass, at his blog
Too Much Leadership Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
TRUMP DIDN’T GET A WIN, BUT HE HAS IDENTIFIED SOME SCAPEGOATS Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog