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
Bruno Richard Hauptmann convicted in the Lindbergh baby kidnap-murder; The World War II bombing of Dresden begins; Konstantin Chernenko becomes Soviet leader; Peter Gabriel born; Waylon Jennings dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
When white supremacy becomes institutional, it begins to harm the very people who are not simply outside of it because of their race, it begins to harm the folk who look like the folk who want to be in charge. Martin Luther King, Jr., understood this, Malcolm X understood this, James Baldwin really understood this.
If Trump Stiffs His Impeachment Lawyers, I’m On His Side Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Most People Suspected of Assaulting Officers in the January 6 Attack Remain at Large emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Flashbacks to the 2015 Campaign Peterr, emptywheel
There are no consequences for Dear Leader digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
He was lookin’ for votes to steal Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The Defense Is Too Aggravated To Rest: Incitement As a Defense For the Charge of Incitement Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Always Be Grifting Tom Levenson, Balloon Juice
Hacked Florida Water Plant Found To Have Been Using Unsupported Windows 7 Machines And Shared Passwords Timothy Geigner, Techdirt
“We are not trying to vaccine as many people as quickly as possible” Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Make America Great Again was/is about white supremacy, full stop Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The stupidity is the point Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Haley’s Plummet driftglass, at his blog
Democrats Are Trying to Save the Republicans’ Souls, But the GOP Prefers Damnation The Rude Pundit, at his blog
A SIMPLE ANSWER TO A STUPID QUESTION Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
The Idiot Arguments Of The Second Trump Impeachment, Redux Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
State Lawmakers Out To Cancel-Culture ‘1619 Project’ In Schools Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Arkansas Lege Wants Anyone Involved With Your Healthcare To Be Free To Discriminate Against You Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette