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
Wiley Post completes first solo flight around the world; Robber John Dillinger shot dead; Saddam Hussein’s sons killed in Iraq; The September 11th Commission releases its report; Birth of the Frisbee.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Look at the walls of Pompeii. That’s what got the internet started.
Parchman Prison, a House of Horrors Real and Imagined, Finally Gets A/C Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
What Lisa Monaco Said about Charging a Hypothetical Former President emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War For Ukraine Day 148: Your Daily Patron! Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Here’s some indoctrination for you digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Blaming Social Media For Suicide Is Taking The Easy, And Likely Wrong, Way Out Mike Masnick, Techdirt
Republicans: state laws banning contraception are uncommonly sensible Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,154 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
POLIO STRIKES, AND WINGNUTS ROUND UP THE USUAL SUSPECTS Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
SF Mayor, New DA, Know What Will Solve This Mess, And It Is MORE DRUG WAR! Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Hey, Remember How The World Actually Fixed The Ozone Hole? And Acid Rain? Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Meet Garrett Ziegler, Gentleman/Brain-Genius/Jan. 6 Witness! Liz Dye, Wonkette
Georgia Elementary School’s New Logo Just A Tad Too Nazi Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
Is Your Republican Senator A Vile Gay-Hating Pig Or Nah? ROLL CALL! Evan Hurst, Wonkette