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
Bomb strikes a West Berlin disco; Gen. Douglas MacArthur and billionaire Howard Hughes die; Educator Booker T. Washington born; Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sets an NBA record; Katie Couric to become CBS anchor.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.
John Boehner’s I-Was-Just-a-Feather-in-the-Gales-of-Crazy Act Doesn’t Work on Those of Us Who Were There Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Politico Claims It Embarrasses Joe Biden that Non-Violent Civil Disobedience Merits Little or No Jail Time emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The Trumpist monster was birthed a long time ago digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
How do I suppress thee? Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
‘At Some Point, Litigation Must End’: Another Federal Judge Dismisses Another Devin Nunes Lawsuit Jerry Lambe, Law & Crime
The problem with complacency over the Georgia vote suppression statute Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Supply Chain Fragility and Globalization’s Future Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money