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 Tonkin Gulf incident sparks U.S. escalation of the Vietnam War; Saddam Hussein’s Iraq invades Kuwait; JFK’s PT-109 boat sunk; President Warren G. Harding dies; ‘Wild Bill’ Hickok killed in Deadwood.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
If we had any nerve at all, if we had any real balls as a society, or whatever you need, whatever quality you need, real character, we would make an effort to really address the wrongs in this society, righteously.
Republicans Are Nominating More Fringe than Victorian Drapery Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
More than Twenty Transcripts: The January 6 Committee’s Investigation into Fake Electors emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Mapping the Scenes of the Crimes Rayne, emptywheel
Ron DeSantis isn’t a dirtbag. That’s exactly why he won’t beat Donald Trump Amanda Marcotte, Salon
Mike Pence is a walking piece of Wonderbread toast digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Originalism — A Blast From the Past tristero, Digby’s Hullabaloo
To hell with conventional wisdom Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
10th Circuit Refuses to Revive Antitrust Lawsuit Against EpiPen Distributor Elura Nanos, Law & Crime
Panels of Death Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Dynamic intoxication and the GOP Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,165 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
CONVENTION OF STATES: RESISTANCE IS FUTILE! (ACTUALLY, IT ISN’T.) Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
A Very PACT Sunday Show Rundown Featuring Jon Stewart Michael Mora, Wonkette
Who Does Arizona’s Wendy Rogers Love More? Literal Nazis Or Kyrsten Sinema? Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Can Wisconsin Upgrade From Dumbest Republican In Senate To Dreamiest Democrat? Stephen Robinson, Wonkette