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
The Tonkin Gulf incident sparks U.S. escalation of the Vietnam War; Saddam Hussein’s Iraq invades Kuwait; JFK’s PT-109 boat sunk; President Warren G. Harding dies; ‘Wild Bill’ Hickok killed in Deadwood.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The Right is incredibly deft at getting earnest about all the wrong things.
A Forensic Toxicology Lab in Washington State Has a Meth Problem Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Government Screws Up Attempt to Distinguish between January 6 Insurrection and Anti-Kavanaugh Protests emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
When Psychopaths Speak Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Video killed the radio star Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Channel Your Paranoia Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
I’M JUST THE PIANO PLAYER. I’M NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT GOES ON UPSTAIRS. Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Cori Bush Slept On The Capitol Steps Last Night To Keep People In Their Homes Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Marco Rubio Sets New Olympic Record For Self-Owns Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
What If The Republican Party Was Always Hot Garbage? Stephen Robinson, Wonkette