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
Magellan begins globe-trotting voyage; Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal dies; Actress Sophia Loren born; Billie Jean King beats Bobby Riggs in ‘Battle of the Sexes’; Singer Jim Croce dies in plane crash.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Some minds remain open long enough for the truth not only to enter but to pass on through by way of a ready exit without pausing anywhere along the route.
Nebraska Is Getting Into Some Gerrymandering Shenanigans With National Implications Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
TL;DNR = Too Late; Do Not Resuscitate Rayne, emptywheel
The libruls made me do it digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Beware Dangerous Complacency tristero, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Electoral McCarthyism Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Newsflash: The COVID pandemic has been the worst public health catastrophe in American history, and it’s not close Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Modeling The Pandemic: How Many Will Die? Cheryl Rofer, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Tucker and the Hare Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Missing the Real Story: Like Many Others, Milley Said Trump Is Nuts The Rude Pundit, at his blog
THE RIGHT DOESN’T HAVE POLICIES, BUT IT DOES HAVE A LOT OF CATCHPHRASES Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog