The Breakfast Club (Whispering)

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

Galveston hurricane kills thousands; President Gerald Ford pardons Richard Nixon; Nazis begin Leningrad siege during World War II; Comedian Sid Caesar born; Original ‘Star Trek’ premieres on TV.

Breakfast Tunes

Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac

You can’t move mountains by whispering at them.


Breakfast News

US News

The Latest: N. Carolina has 170 clusters in schools, centers

daho hospitals begin rationing health care amid COVID surge

COVID-19 boosters are coming but who will get them and when?

In NYC after Ida, Biden calls climate ‘everybody’s crisis’

After Ida oil spill, divers put containment dome on pipeline

Hurricane Ida power outages, misery persist 9 days later

Shortages of supplies and workers will delay Gulf rebuilding

US Politics

Texas GOP bets on hard right turn amid changing demographics

Planned ban over abortion law could cost Texas $7M a year

International News

Mexico’s Supreme Court rules that abortion is not a crime

Indian state battered by COVID now on alert for Nipah virus

Taliban form all-male Afghan government of old guard members

Strong quake hits near Acapulco, buildings sway in capital

At Brazil rallies, Bolsonaro deepens rift with Supreme Court

16 die as floods swamp public hospital in central Mexico

IAEA seeks Japan transparency in release of Fukushima water

Australian court rules media liable for Facebook comments

Wiggling twin panda cubs are born at the Madrid Zoo


Cole hurt, surging Blue Jays power past skidding Yanks 5-1

Alonso homers twice, including 100th, as Mets top Marlins

Cruz oldest to hit 3O HRs in a season, Rays bop Red Sox 12-7

Lauer shines as Brewers roll to 10-0 blowout of Phillies

Padres lefty Blake Snell perfect through 6 innings vs Angels

Ben Gamel’s RBI single helps Pirates rally past Tigers 3-2

Pujols homers in return to St. Louis, Dodgers down Cards 7-2

The Latest: Sabalenka reaches 2nd straight major semifinal

AP Top 25: Georgia jumps to No. 2 behind Tide; UCLA moves in