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
Golden Gate Bridge opens to the public; U.N. Tribunal indicts Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic; the British Navy sinks Nazi Germany’s battleship Bismarck; Actor Christopher Reeve is paralyzed.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Trump Can’t Be Trusted with The Espionage Act. We Can’t Trust a Country That Would Give It to Him. Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Mike Flynn Was Renting His Name to the Highest Bidder While Ostensibly Working for Trump emptywheel aka Mary Wheeler, emptywheel
A showdown between Barr and the IC? I doubt it. digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
The rule of law is failing Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Can a Pardon Be a War Crime?: When Pardons Themselves Violate the Laws of War Gabor Rona, Just Security
The Assange Indictment Seeks to Punish Pure Publication Gabe Rotman, Lawfare
Music Notes Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Best Qualification of a Prophet… driftglass, at his blog
Anti-Fascist Roundup: Europe Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
ARE OPPONENTS OF ILLIBERALISM DOOMED? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog