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
Crisis unfolds in Little Rock, Ark. over racial integration in schools; Ford rolls out its ill-fated Edsel; Attorney William Kunstler dies; Mark Spitz sets Olympic gold record; Singer Beyonce born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
DOJ Treated Jerome Corsi as News Media but Not Roger Stone or Randy Credico (or Julian Assange) emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Here’s What Good Government Looks Like Four Seasons Total Landscaping mistermix, Balloon Juice
Friday Night Soother digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Still unvaccinated and dying Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The Challenge In Content Moderation And Politics: How Do You Deal With Bad Faith Actors? Mike Masnick, Techdirt
Study Suggests Assholes Online Are Routinely Assholes Offline Karl Bode, Techdirt
Feds Must Disclose ‘Identities of Any Unnamed Co-Conspirators’ to Ghislaine Maxwell, Trial Judge Rules Adam Klasfeld, Law & Crime
Another triumph for the intellectual dark web Scott Lemmieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Who Are The Blob? Cheryl Rofer, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Matt Lewis and the “Just the Tip” Republicans driftglass, at his blog
For the Record: Manchin (with bonus rantlet) Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
Have You Read That Destructive Texas Anti-Choice Law? It’s Hot, Harmful Garbage The Rude Pundit, at his blog
FIGHT THE NEXT WAR, NOT THE LAST WAR Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Texas Abortion Ban Sadistic, Psychopathic, Dumb As Hell Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
Joe Manchin Being A Butt Again Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
https://www.wonkette.com/florida-dad-is-onto-our-nefarious-plan-to-depopulate-the-world-with-vaccines Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette