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
Japan signs surrender, officially ending World War II; Union forces occupy Atlanta during the Civil War; A great fire ravages medieval London; Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh dies; Wreckage of the Titanic found.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I should see an enemy of my country in any one who would change by force that which has been established by law.
The Best We Could Hope for Was That Trump’s Kenosha Visit Would Be Perfunctory Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Media Fails Its Biggest Trump 2020 Test Brian Beutler, Crooked
How Trump Brought Nazis Into Republican Politics Jonathan Chait, Intelligencer
Remember when Trump said he would have stopped an active shooter? digby akaHeather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hhullabaloo
Little Donny’s answer? Road trip! Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Barr’s Campaign Against Independent Expertise Claims Another Victim Alan Z. Rozenshtein, Lawfare
What’s Going On With the Postal Service? Alex Hufford, Lawfare
Today’s outbursts of insanity Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Stop making me do what I was already going to do anyway Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Plundering of the Liberal Blogosphere Continues Apace driftglass, at his blog
Literary Corner: Gothic American Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
NO, AMERICA WILL HAVE THE LAW AND ORDER Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Trump Cures COVID With $250M Happytalk Propaganda Campaign Liz Dye, Wonkette
How Did Imaginary Planeloads Of Antifa Supersoldiers Get From Boise To Trump’s Head? Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Federalist Lady Very Mad At VMAs For Being Politically And Socially Relevant Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
KY Prosecutor Offered Convicted Felon Plea Deal If He’d Just Give Up Still-Dead Breonna Taylor Stephen Robinson, Wonkette