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
America faces the aftermath of the Sept. 11th attacks; Nazis rescue Italy’s Mussolini; JFK confronts critics of his religion; Student leader Steven Biko killed in South Africa; Singer Johnny Cash dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
It doesn’t take a majority to make a rebellion; it takes only a few determined leaders and a sound cause.
You Have to Wonder If the Republicans Could Even Compete in an Election They Didn’t Ratf*ck Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Judge Sullivan Amicus John Gleeson Lays Out How DOJ Is Arguing Against DOJ, then Invokes Barr’s Other Interference emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
A hack tries to muzzle Fauci digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Children of ruin Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Fifth Circuit Rules Against Texas Democrats: Fear of Contracting Covid No Basis For Voting by Mail Elura Nanos, Law & Crime
‘So Many Lies in Pryor’s Opinion’: Legal Experts Savage Chief Judge for Approving Florida’s ‘Poll Tax’ Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
The Justice Department’s Policy Against Election Interference is Open to Abuse Michelle Onibokun and Chuck Rosenberg, Lawfare
The 9/11 Commission Report, the Pandemic and the Future of Homeland Security Carrie Cordero, Lawfare
The greenest ratfucking Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Inoculated against reality Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
On Believing Impossible Things driftglass, at his blog
Hi It’s Stupid: Rudy Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
9/11 Unity Is a Fond Remembrance from the Past That Never Happened The Rude Pundit, at his blog
TRUMP HAS A TRANSACTIONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH REALITY Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Next CDC Coronavirus Recs Gonna Tell All Elementary Schools To Open Restaurants Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Rightwing Militia Creeps Holding Reporters At Gunpoint In Oregon Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
How Are Trump A-Holes Lying About Election Hacking Intel? Here’s A Clue! Evan Hurst, Wonkette