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
Thomas Edison demonstrates light bulb; The United States winds down the Marshall Plan; Actor Anthony Hopkins, composer Jule Styne and musician Donna Summer are born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
Why That Peter Navarro Interview Isn’t Enough To Charge Him with Sedition emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
https://www.balloon-juice.com/2021/12/30/how-to-fix-the-politics-problem/ Betty Cracker, Balloon Juice
Will Reality Ever Bite? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
No character required Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
DC Metro PD’s Powerful Review Panel Keeps Giving Bad Cops Their Jobs Back Tim Cushing, Techdirt
Where’s Ron? Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Accused sex criminal Alan Dershowitz presented by BBC as impartial analyst of convicted sex criminal’s Ghislaine Maxwell’s conviction Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 986 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Haiku Review of 2021: Smiling With No Teeth The Rude Pundit, at his blog
How to Steal a Horse Race: Get to the Finish First Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
COULD RIGHT-WING JESUS DECIDE THAT VACCINATION IS OKAY IN 2022? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Does It Matter If The Person Taking Your Reproductive Rights Away Listens To Lizzo? Robyn Penacchia, Wonkette
Arbitrator Agrees Ex-Texas Cop Who Attended January 6 Insurrection Should Never Cop Again Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Trump Files Another Desperate Motion In Archives Case Liz Dye, Wonkette