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
Egypt’s President Anwar Sadat assassinated; Yom Kippur War breaks out in Mideast; Top U.S. arms inspector reports on Iraq’s WMD; Actress Bette Davis dies; ‘The Jazz Singer’ heralds talking pictures.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
This Is the Most Active Labor Agitation in Decades, and Workers Finally Have a Chance Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
David Judd Claims He’s Not Being Treated as Well as the Teenager Who Got Murdered emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
If only… Betty Cracker, Balloon Juice
The real “incentive” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Ostenibly democratic republic Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
California Cities Experimenting With Civilian Responses To Mental Health Crisis Calls Tim Cushing, Techdirt
Racism as an affirmative job credential Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Where did all the white Hispanics go? Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Sensible Centrists To The Rescue! Again! driftglass, at his blog
For the Record: Debt Ceiling Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
YOUR RIGHT-WING RELATIVES THINK THE FBI IS A GESTAPO TARGETING A RIGHT-WING COP Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Susan Collins Going To Have Her Own Roe V. Wade Law, The Best Roe V. Wade Law, Everyone Thank Susan Collins! Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Donald Trump Is Just Like You: Not On The Forbes 400. Evan Hurst, Wonkette
USPS Testing Out Postal Banking. Thank The Postal Union! Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
January 6 Insurrectionists Seemed To Know Just The Right Crappy Windows To Break At The Capitol Stephen Robinson, Wonkette