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
Deadly fires scorch Chicago and other parts of Upper Midwest; Communist Poland bans labor groups; Alexander Solzhenitsyn wins Nobel Prize for Literature; Don Larsen pitches ‘perfect’ World Series game.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken.
The Senate Just Got a Little Less Sass(e)y Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
After 37 Days, Raymond Dearie Ends the Harm Judge Aileen Cannon Deliberately Inflicted on Donald Trump emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War for Ukraine Day 225: Life Imitates Art Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Terrible Headlines Betty Cracker, Balloon Juice
Good News! We never have to listen to the Christian Right again. digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The dancing elephant in the room Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Do weed-out courses for pre-meds produce too many false negatives? Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Academic shenanigans Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,212 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
A RIGHT-WINGER’S SOLUTION TO THE HERSCHEL WALKER PROBLEM IS SIMPLE, ELEGANT — AND DOOMED TO FAIL Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Sure, You Got Us Lady. We’re Hypnotizing Children For Satan With Bette Midler Movies. Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Peggy Noonan, Herschel Walker, And The Queen, Because F*ck It, It’s Friday! Gary Legum, Wonkette
s Trump Still Hanging Onto Government Documents? Say It Ain’t So, Joe! Liz Dye, Wonkette
September Jobs Report: America’s Still Hiring, Unemployment Down To Pre-Pandemic Levels Doktor Zoom, Wonkette