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
A key moment in the Watergate scandal; Adolf Hitler visits Paris after France falls to Nazi Germany; The typewriter gets a patent; Polio vaccine pioneer Dr. Jonas Salk and TV producer Aaron Spelling die.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.
They Weren’t Opposing the Bill. They Were Opposing Debating the Bill. Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Thomas Webster’s Opening Electronic Communication: A Glimpse at How FBI Sees This Terror Attack, Not a Debunking of Christopher Wray emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Kyrsten the dim digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Hate democracy, hate America Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Ohio Republicans Are Using State Budget Battle To Kill Community Broadband Karl Bode, Techdirt
Judge Throws Out Murder Conviction After Progressive Reform DA Sides With Defense Over Exclusion of Black Jurors Colin Kalmbacher, Law & Crime
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s Lawsuit Over Firing From FBI Headed to Mediation Marisa Sarnoff, Law & Crime
Underestimating the intelligence of the American public finally stops paying off Scott Lemieux, Lawyers,Guns and Money
When it was possible to actually tax rich people: A Journey Through the Past Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 868 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
IF AMERICA HAS ANOTHER COVID SURGE, RIGHT-WINGERS WILL BLAME THE VACCINES Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Nice Time: Joe Biden Is Good At Picking Judges! Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
Kyrsten Sinema Loves Her Filibuster Better Than You Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
MyPillow Guy Reschedules Trump’s Triumphant Return For ‘Fall’ Evan Hurst, Wonkette Evan Hurst, Wonkette
If Catholic Church Wants To Use Communion To Influence Policy, Maybe Tax Exemption Is Not For Them Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Tons Of Retail Workers Quitting For Better Pay, Probably Biden’s Fault Doktor Zoom, Wonkette