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
Robert E. Lee born; Indira Gandhi elected prime minister of India;President Bill Clinton admits making false statements under oath;Singer Janis Joplin born; Dolly Parton is born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I’m tired of hearing it said that democracy doesn’t work. Of course it doesn’t work. We are supposed to work it.
We Honor Dr. King By Acknowledging the Actual Messenger, and What His Message Actually Was Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
But His Emails! Kushner’s Unique Exposure under the Presidential Records Act emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
You get what you give digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The enemy within Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Dominion Voting Systems Slaps MyPillow’s Mike Lindell with Demand Letter Over Election Fraud Conspiracy Theory Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
Dominion’s Lawyers Blame Rudy Giuliani for ‘Inciting the Sacking’ of the U.S. Capitol Matt Naham, Law & Crime
Fairness and balance Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Intellectual license Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 767 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Great Gig in the Sky driftglass, at his blog
For the Record: The Arc of Impeachment is Long Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
Martin Luther King Would Fuck the Insurrectionists’ Shit Up (2021 Edition) The Rude Pundit, at his blog
THEY PROBABLY CAN’T MEMORY-HOLE TRUMP, BUT THEY PROBABLY WON’T NEED TO Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Why Did It Take So Long For America To Fully Honor Dr. King? Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Nothing Grifty About Trump’s Coming Pardon-Palooza, No He’d Never! Liz Dye, Wonkette
QAnon People Still Trusting The Plan, Two Days From Biden Inauguration Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette