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
An assassination in Europe sparks World War I; Elian Gonzalez and his father leave for Cuba; Boxer Mike Tyson disqualified for biting Evander Holyfield’s ear; Richard Rodgers and Mel Brooks born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
You got to be brave. If you feel something, you’ve really got to risk it.
Griswold Is Not About ‘Contraception.’ It’s About the Right to Privacy. Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Jeffrey Clark: Physics Takes Over the Investigation Now emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War For Ukraine Day 124: The Butcher’s Bill For Putin’s War Crimes Goes Up Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Tepid Pro-Choice Non-Activism Does Us No Good mistermix, Balloon Juice
Putin: Check’s in the mail… Betty Cracker, Balloon Juice
Dobbs is an albatross around the GOP’s neck digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Teach a man where to fish Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Germany Says “Hell, No” To EU Proposal To Outlaw Encryption Mike Masnick, Techdirt
Have you seen how they were lobbying? How can you delude yourself Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Special snowflake law student suffers possibly fatal injuries in group chat Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
European Activists Putting It Together Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Stupid Shit Andrew Sullivan Says: Bill Maher, Andrew Sullivan and the Axis of Weasels driftglass, at his blog
Kristol Ball Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
ORBANISM WITH LOCAL CHARACTERISTICS Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Sunday Shows Highlight Both Sides Of Roe’s Demise, Because Sunday Shows Bad At Journalism Michael Mora, Wonkette
Does Sarah Huckabee Want People To Shoot Fetuses With AK-47s? Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Elizabeth Warren Has Some Badass Plans To Save America From Robed Tyrants Stephen Robinson, Wonkette