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
Sen. Joseph McCarthy confronted over his anti-communist tactics; Author Charles Dickens dies; Comedian Richard Pryor suffers burns; Secretariat wins Triple Crown; Electric guitar pioneer Les Paul born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Immorality: the morality of those who are having a better time.
Witnesses to Uvalde Brought the Horror They Saw to Congress Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
“Something Like This Has 0 Repercussions if You Mess Up:” John Durham Debunked the Alfa Bank Debunkery emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
According To These Republican Elected Officials the 2nd Amendment Is For Stopping Tyranny, Not For Hunting Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
There Ain’t No Glory in the West mistermix, Balloon Juice
The Fox News Blackoutdigby aks Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Sometimes America needs to be shown Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
New York Mayor Adams Prioritizes Crypto Hype Over Affordable Broadband Karl Bode, Techdirt
Judge Refuses to Purge Contempt Order Against Donald Trump, as New York AG Sets Deposition Date Adam Klasfeld, Law & Crime
Jury Convicts Reality TV Real Estate Tycoons Todd and Julie Chrisley of ‘A Number of Tax Crimes’ Aaron Keller, Law & Crime
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,115 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
ARE THE JANUARY 6 HEARINGS REALLY GOOD NEWS FOR RON DeSANTIS? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
CNN’s New Boss Remaking Network Into Centrist Safe Space For Republicans Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Washington Post Takes Us Inside Manchin Tantrum That Killed Build Back Better Doktor Zoom, Wonkette