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
Highlights of this day in history: Dr. Sam Sheppard acquitted of murder in new trial; U.S. and U.S.S.R. form diplomatic ties; Second anthrax letter found sent to Capitol Hill; Actor William Holden dies; ‘Sound of Music’ hits Broadway.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
What are the American ideals? They are the development of the individual for his own and the common good; the development of the individual through liberty; and the attainment of the common good through democracy and social justice.
Justice Samuel Alito’s Federalist Society Gala Speech Hit All the Wingnut Sweet Spots Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Convergence: Mueller Obstruction, Ukrainian Favors, and DOJ’s Altered Documents emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Losers gonna lose digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hulabaloo
Getting it ass-backwards Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Trump Distances Himself from Ongoing Election Lawsuits, Acts Like Campaign Hasn’t Been Losing in Court Alberto Luperon, Law & Crime
Atlas Shrugged Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
#Winning Dan Nexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Shorter Jonathan Turley: Witch hunts are good if the witches are acquitted Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 724 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Flight 967 Election driftglass, at his blog
Do you believe in magic? Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
I WISH AMANDA MARCOTTE WERE RIGHT, BUT THE RISE OF NEGATIVE PARTISANSHIP TELLS ME SHE ISN’T Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog