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
U.S. government warns of smoking risks, Amelia Earhart becomes first woman to fly solo across Pacific, Major League Baseball introduces designated hitter.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with the flow.
How Many Trump Sympathizers Are Lurking in Law Enforcement? Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Unaddressed Counterintelligence Threat of Rudy Giuliani emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
An attempted putsch is not a protest digby aka Heather Digby parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The Playlist From Hell tristero, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Grievance politics Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The Only Thing Worse Than a Neo-Confederate Is a Historically Illiterate Neo-Confederate Adam L. Sullivan, Balloon Juice
‘Absolute Hero’: Capitol Police Officer Led Insurrectionists Away from Senate Entrance Alberto Luperon, Law & Crime
Pence has not ruled out using 25th amendment Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Would a coup by any other name smell so wrong? Dan Nexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
It could have been so much worse Scott Lemeiux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Senator Patrick Joseph Toomey Jr., Resistance Hero driftglass, at his blog
Unite the Country Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
HE’S NOT ON A FAREWELL TOURm Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog