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
Julius and Ethel Rosenberg convicted of Cold War espionage; Lt. William Calley, Jr. convicted in the Vietnam War’s My Lai massacre; U.S. troops leave South Vietnam; Attorney Johnnie Cochran dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game, and dumb enough to think it’s important.
Separation of Church and State Is a Good Plan for Government, But Lousy for Entertainment Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Grand Rapids Gerald Ford Tribute Reporters Should Visit emptywheel aka Mary Wheeler, emptywheel
The financial crimes investigations begin digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
DeVos and Trump Know Their Constituents Well tristero, Hullabaloo
How dare you report the facts! Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
The plot against America Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
It’s the Cover-Up Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 445 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
THE GOP USED TO BE BETTER AT MANUFACTURING CONSENT THAN THIS Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog