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
Lindbergh baby kidnapped; Khalid Sheikh Mohammed caught in Pakistan; Bobby Sands begins hunger strike; JFK creates Peace Corps; Ron Howard born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Science is the search for truth, that is the effort to understand the world: it involves the rejection of bias, of dogma, of revelation, but not the rejection of morality.
This Country Is Spending $1.7 Trillion on Planes That Don’t Work Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Oath Keepers Learn the Hard Way: Don’t Plan an Insurrection on Facebook emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Global doubts digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Don’t look too closely Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Sen. Bennet Bucks Biden Admin. Request; Names Former McDonald’s, Big Pharma Attorney for Lifetime Judgeship Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
‘I Do Not Accept’: NY AG Letitia James Refuses Cuomo’s New Plan on How to Investigate Him for Sexual Harassment Alberto Luperon, Law & Crime
How Eeyorism and contrarianism undermined public health messaging on COVID Scott Lemeiux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
This is why we can’t have nice things Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
New Hampshire Republicans and Anti-Union Extremism Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Sunday Morning Comin’ Down: Continue Grinding to a Uniform Consistency Edition driftglass, at his blog
Literary Corner: Party of Country Clubs Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
MINIMIZING BIDEN’S WIN BY CALLING IT “LUCKY” Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Millions Could Go Homeless Because Trump Judge Doesn’t Think Rent Is An Economic Activity Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
Nothing Says ‘America’ Like A 7-Year-Old Selling Lemonade To Pay For Brain Surgery Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
https://www.wonkette.com/relax-dummies-no-ones-cancelling-the-muppet-show Stephen Robinson, Wonkette