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
The Statue of Liberty is dedicated in New York; Benito Mussolini takes control of the Italian government; The Cuban Missile Crisis ends; Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and actress Julia Roberts are born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
God was treated like this powerful, erratic, rather punitive father who has to be pacified and praised. You know, flattered.
Lindsey Graham’s Transformation Into a Complete Tool Is Now Complete Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
DOJ’s Inspector General (and 70 Colleagues) Says DOJ’s Lawyers Fucked Up emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
About that ethnic cleansing digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Where did she get that idea? Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Music Notes Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
“When you’re a star, they should let you do anything” Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The McCain/Lieberman Party Gets a Face Lift driftglass, at his blog
Literary Corner: Today Donald Trump Didn’t Become President Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
JUST A COUPLE OF TOTALLY NORMAL CENTRISTS WRITING A TOTALLY NORMAL CENTRIST OP-ED Steve m., No More Mister Nice Blog