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
Nazi war crimes trial begins at Nuremberg; Robert F. Kennedy born; Britain’s future Queen Elizabeth II marries; Spain’s dictator Francisco Franco dies; Mexican Revolution begins; ‘Cabaret’ hits Broadway.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Every society gets the kind of criminal it deserves. What is equally true is that every community gets the kind of law enforcement it insists on.
Illinois Is the Perfect Place to Lead Us Back to More Conventional Political Scandals Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Donald Trump Was Personally Involved in Flynn’s “Collusion” with Russia to Protect Israel emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
“Televised executions of public officials” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Oh, the integrity! Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
75 Years Ago at Nuremberg: Giving a Name to Crimes Against Humanity Menachem Z. Rosensaft, Just Security
Detroit Asks Court to Issue Sanction After Trump Campaign Lawyer Used Court Filing to ‘Spread Disinformation’ Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
Trump-Appointed Judge Rejects Lin Wood’s ‘Creative’ Election Lawsuit in Georgia Adam Klasfeld, Law & Crime
The Falsest Equivalency Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Smell the glove Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 727 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
I Told You So. That’s It. That’s The Post. driftglass, at his blog
WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW DOESN’T REQUIRE AN AUTHORITARIAN Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Welcome Your Newest Federal Judge, It’s This Batsh*t 33-Year-Old Who Will Live Forever Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
Actual Neurosurgeon Ben Carson Now Submitting To Medical Expertise Of The MyPillow Guy Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Rudy And The Gang Making Fake Judge’s Orders Now, As A *Courtesy* Liz Dye, Wonkette