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
John Brown raids Harper’s Ferry; France’s Marie Antoinette beheaded; John Paul II chosen as pope; Chile’s ex-dictator Augusto Pinochet detained; ‘Baby Jessica’ rescued; Novelist James Michener dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Since when have we Americans been expected to bow submissively to authority and speak with awe and reverence to those who represent us?
Scott Walker’s Legacy Lives On in the Wisconsin Courts Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Rat-Fucker Rashomon: Accessing Hollywood Cover-Ups of the Russian Attribution emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The indictment of William Barr digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Nothing left but moldy oldies Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Good Governance Papers No. 3: Investigating a President Andrew Weissmann, Just Security
Caroline Giuliani Begs America to Bring Her Father’s ‘Bond-Villain’ Injustice Spree to an End Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
Abolish ICE Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The most worthless Democratic senator Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Peacocks for Trump Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
But there’s an animal that winter won’t affect at all. He sits by fireplaces waiting for the winter’s fall. Shakezula, Lawyers, Guns and Money
“All Done” With Chris Hayes driftglass, at his blog
Horse Race Junk: Wave Multipliers Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
CONTROL OF THE JUDICIARY BY PLUTOCRAT SOCIOPATHS IS NOT GOOD IN A PANDEMIC Steve M., No More Mister Nice glog
White House Gung-Ho On Herd Mentality For COVID-19 Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Quaint Sexting Scandal Turns To Flaming Wreckage As QAnon News Anchor Self-Destructs Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette