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
President William McKinley shot in Buffalo, N.Y.; Funeral held for Britain’s Princess Diana; Mother Teresa mourned in India; Movie director Akira Kurosawa dies; Roger Waters of Pink Floyd fame born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Nature has made men free and equal. The distinctions necessary for social order are only founded on general utility.
Trump’s Game of Calvinball Escalates as Judge Grants Him a Special Master Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Judge Aileen Cannon Thinks 64 Tax and Medical Records No Investigator Has Read are More Important than 11,282 Stolen Government Documents emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War for Ukraine Day 194: Russia Shelling Has Cut the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant Off from Ukraine’s Grid Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Stickin’ to the union digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The next era of the labor movement? Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,194 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
As God As Their Witness, They Thought This Turkey Would Fly driftglass, at his blog
Labor Day Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
WHY THERE’S NO CIVIL WAR YET Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog