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
Thomas Edison demonstrates light bulb; The United States winds down the Marshall Plan; Actor Anthony Hopkins, composer Jule Styne and musician Donna Summer are born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Every man regards his own life as the New Year’s Eve of time.
Whose Idea Was It to Pipe the World’s Dirtiest Fossil Fuels Through North America’s Water Hub? Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Like Glenn Greenwald, Roger Stone Links a Pardon for Edward Snowden to a Corrupt Pardon for Julian Assange emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Hawley makes his move digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Twitter must enforce their policy to remove or flag COVID-19 misinfo. Start with Gov. Noem’s retweet. Spocko, Digby’s Huhllabaloo
Toxic individualism Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
NYC Must Face Suit to Provide Wi-Fi to More Than 100,000 Homeless Kids Learning Remotely, Judge Rules Adam Klasfeld, Law & Crime
Josh Hawley is a deeply serious person Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Trump’s pardons are a closing tribute to fascism Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Pragmatism and the Actual (Not Online) Left Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Haiku Review of 2020 (Part 2): The New Abnormal The Rude Pundit, at his blog
Ag-Gravating Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
OUT COME THE FREAKS Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Laura Loomer Laughed Out Of Court Again, This Time For Suing The Muslims Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
Liberty U Kids Kicking Sh*t Out Of Jerry Falwell And Charlie Kirk, FOR JESUS Evan Hurst, Wonkette
US ‘Can’t Afford’ $2,000 Stimulus Checks. O RLY? Doktor Zoom, Wonkette