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
The U.S. drops an atomic bomb on Nagasaki, Japan; President Richard Nixon resigns; Charles Manson cult murders actress Sharon Tate and four others; Singer Whitney Houston born; Musician Jerry Garcia dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb cholesterol if you take it from another person’s plate.
The Senate’s Sausage-Making Is Enough to Turn Us All Vegan Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Brandon Straka’s Cell emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War For Ukraine Day 166: The US Announces the Next Military Aid Package To Ukraine Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
The Only Question That Matters Betty Cracker, Balloon Juice
Terrifying Read: ‘Inside the War Between Trump and His Generals’ Anne Laurie, Balloon Juice
A homer in the bottom of the ninth digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Hierarchy people and their discontents Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Trump Lawyer John Eastman’s Request for ‘Destruction of Evidence’ Could Impede ‘Future Charging Decision,’ DOJ Says Meghann Cuniff, Lawyers, Guns & Money
The lavatories of democracy Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
More News From Years Ago By New York Times Book Writers Cheryl Rofer, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Sometimes they are all of them at once Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,170 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
State of Society Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
RON DeSANTIS, THE MOST ARROGANT CANDIDATE IN AMERICA Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Senate Republicans Triumph Over Affordable Insulin Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Would You Buy Anything From Rick Scott? We Didn’t Think So. Michael Mora, Wonkette
Republicans Losing Their Sh*t Over IRA Bill. What Fun! Stephen Robinson, Wonkette