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
Sen. Robert F. Kennedy assassinated in Los Angeles; The Six-Day War erupts in the Mideast; Birth of the Marshall Plan; First reported AIDS cases in the U.S.; Former President Ronald Reagan dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Words ought to be a little wild, for they are the assaults of thoughts on the unthinking.
Lisa Murkowski Is ‘Struggling’ With Whether to Give This Threat to the Constitution Four More Years? Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
If the Steele Dossier Is Disinformation, Republicans Have Become Willful Participants in the Operation emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
He’s acting like a fascist and his followers love him for it digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Teargaslighting Spocko, Digby’s Hullabaloo
How insecure is he? Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The U.S. Constitution and Limits on Detention and Use of Force in Handling Civil Unrest John Dehn, Just Security
On Rod Rosenstein’s Peculiar Testimony Benjamin Wittes, Lawfare
Left-Libertarian Alliance Introduces House Bill to End Qualified Immunity for Police Officers Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
Sam Alito is an accessory to murder of Breonna Taylor Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Hard to believe that speech is free now Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
White Women and White Supremacy Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
COTTON: SEND IN THE MILITARY! THE MILITARY: UM… Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
How The World Sees The US Just Now Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Ahmaud Arbery’s Last Moments Filled With More Racism Than We Knew, But As Much As We Expected Stephen Robinson, Wonkette