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
France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire die.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Tolerance, like any aspect of peace, is forever a work in progress, never completed, and, if we’re as intelligent as we like to think we are, never abandoned.
The Drip-Drip of Nightmarish Detail About the Uvalde Police Response Is Making Things Worse and Worse Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
War For Ukraine Day 118: With All the Focus On Sievierodonetsk, the Partisan Activity Is Heating Up In Kherson Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
A Trump documentary from 2020 emerges digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
First they came for abortion funding Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Senators Ask Amy Klobuchar To Fix The Content Moderation Loophole In Her Antitrust Bill Mike Masnic, Techdirt
Republican justices: the Establishment Clause violates the First Amendment Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Mike Pence: American weirdo Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,127/Dead Horses in American History, Part 20 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
They’re So Horny For Heroes driftglass, at his blog
IF WE REALLY WANT TO PREVENT MASS SHOOTINGS, WE MIGHT NEED A LOT MORE GUN DISQUALIFIERS Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Mike Pence Can’t Recall Any Presidents Who Lied As Much As Joe Biden. Really. Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Shockingly, Franklin Graham Not Best Guy To Come To About Domestic Violence! Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
In Next School Shooting, Cops Probably Should Check Doors, Have Radios, Stuff Like That Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Krystal Ball Just Earned A Spot On Bill Maher’s No-Fly-List Probably Michael Mora, Wonkette