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
Chuck Yeager breaks sound barrier; Britain’s Battle of Hastings takes place; Martin Luther King, Jr. wins Nobel Peace Prize; Former President Theodore Roosevelt shot; Singer Bing Crosby dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Should any political party attempt to abolish social security, unemployment insurance, and eliminate labor laws and farm programs, you would not hear of that party again in our political history.
This Is the Week Mitch McConnell’s Senate Came Into Full View Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Rat-Fucker Rashomon: Four Stories about Roger Stone (Introduction) emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
It Is the Official Policy of the United States That What the Current President Says Is Not The Official Policy of the United States Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
“It’s on a trajectory of getting worse and worse” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Infrastructure season Tom Sullivan, Wonkette
TURTLE SOUP: Amy McGrath Shreds #MoscowMitch In Last Night’s Senate Debate Susie Madrak, Crooks and Liars
Nonviolent Civic Action May Help Defend the Integrity of the Election Maria J. Stephan, Just Security
‘Legally Unenforceable’: Legal Experts Skewer DOJ’s Lawsuit Against Former Melania Trump Advisor Over Tell-All Book Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
Does federal law ban voter intimidation? Views differ Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Is Mike Pence literally possessed by Satan? Teach the controversy! Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 694 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Mitt Romney, Political Hoarder driftglass, at his blog
One step back, two steps forward Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
TRUMP, BUT WITHOUT THE TRUMP PART Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Amy Klobuchar Sets Tone For Amy Coney Barrett Hearings, By Beating Everyone’s Ass Evan Hurst, Wonkette
Poll Porn: The ‘Americans Love Horndogs, Hate Waffles’ Edition Liz Dye, Wonkette
Voter Suppression Fest 2020 Kicks Off In Georgia Stephen Robinson, Wonkette