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
Pres. Woodrow Wilson is born; John C. Calhoun becomes first US vice president to resign; Alexander Solzhenitsyn ‘Gulag Archipelago’ is published; Actor Denzel Washington & comic book creator Stan Lee are born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
We owe each other a debt and we owe each other an obligation, and because of these fundamental American imperatives, there are things that we own in common with each other, and that we are obliged to protect for our posterity. The water. The trees. The wild places in the land. We lose sight of these truths sometimes.
Not Everything Is a Commodity. Not Every Human Interaction Has to Be a Deal. Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Disaster Democracy: Can Something Be Salvaged from Trump’s Meltdown? emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
“We are in for a very long January” digby aka Heather Digby PArton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Democracy is hard Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Oh what a relief it is Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
How many GOP senators will object to the certification of the Electoral College vote? Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
For the Record: My Temper Tantrum Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
IF 60 CASES ARE LAUGHED OUT OF COURT AND MOST PEOPLE DIDN’T HEAR THE LAUGHTER, DO THE ALLEGATIONS REALLY SEEM “BASELESS”? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Trump Defunds The Troops Because You Were Mean To Him Online Liz Dye, Wonkette
Dennis Prager’s Fake University Flunks Civil War History, Human Decency Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Arizona GOP Loses Trump Election Court Case Vs. Reality Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette