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
Deadly fires scorch Chicago and other parts of Upper Midwest; Communist Poland bans labor groups; Alexander Solzhenitsyn wins Nobel Prize for Literature; Don Larsen pitches ‘perfect’ World Series game.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Are right and wrong convertible terms, dependant upon popular opinion?
This Election Was Always Going to Be a Mudfight. If Joe Biden Can’t See That, He Should Get Out of the Way. Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Bill Barr Risks becoming George Papadopoulos’ Coffee Boy emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Jared Kushner’s Pervasive Corruption Pops Up In Surprising Ways Jim White, emptywheel
In My Great And Unmatched Wisdom… Echidne, at her blog
Will the military do what Trump said they would do back in 2016? (Break the law if he orders them to?) digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
“A moment of American betrayal” Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Congress Wakes Up, Finally Decides to Tackle Kleptocracy Casey Michel, Just Security
President Trump Bars Uninsured Immigrants From the U.S. Peter Margulies, Lawfare
The spirit of the age in a tweet Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
More Scary Brown Threats to American Security Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Trumpian Unpredictability Dan Nexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Alan Dershowitz wishes to inform you that he is the Real Victim here Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
What Got You Trump Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
SHAME IS A MAJOR TRUMP MOTIVATOR. HIS OPPONENTS DON’T TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THAT. Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Trump And DOJ: If The President, His Family Or Their Businesses Do It, It’s Not Illegal Five Dollar Feminist, Wonkette
Mitch McConnell’s Wife Elaine Chao Practicing The Art Of The Steal Stephen Robinson, Wonkette