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
President William McKinley shot in Buffalo, N.Y.; Funeral held for Britain’s Princess Diana; Mother Teresa mourned in India; Movie director Akira Kurosawa dies; Roger Waters of Pink Floyd fame born
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Nature has made men free and equal. The distinctions necessary for social order are only founded on general utility.
The Network Effect: The 3%ers Incitement, Terrorist Enhancements, and California’s Anti-Maskers emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The recall is bad for California and bad for the USA Digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Texas is the nation Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hhullabaloo
The Texas GOP’s loving tribute to Nicolae Ceauşescu Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Cults, ancient and contemporary Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Limited Efficacy of Unplanned Boycotts Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Shit Show Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
DEMOCRATS NEED A LONG GAME, AND IMPORTANT PEOPLE DON’T WANT THEM TO HAVE ONE Steve M>, No More Mister Nice Blog