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
My Lai Massacre in Vietnam; Terry Anderson abducted; First successful liquid-fuel rocket launch; Jerry Lewis born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The single most exciting thing you encounter in government is competence, because it’s so rare.
The New Zealand Attack Is Proof That White Supremacy Is an International Terrorist Threat Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Lisa Page Confirms that the Trump Campaign Investigation Was Different than Russian Info Ops Investigation emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The Second Mueller Report digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
White grievance, insecurity, and an overactive sense of history Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
New Zealand Attacks: A Wake-Up Call to Counter Far-Right Extremist Violence Bishop Garrison and Ryan B. Greer, Just Security
Donald Trump is an aspiring fascist, and institutional and cultural forces can’t contain him indefinitely Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
It’s A Man’s World Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Ongoing Adventures of The RetCon Men driftglass, at his blog
Comment Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
You Idiots Are Causing “White Genocide” Yourselves The Rude Pundit, at his blog
IT MAY NOW BE IMPOSSIBLE TO DEPRIVE MASS SHOOTERS OF THE KIND OF ATTENTION THEY CRAVE Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog