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
An armistice ends the fighting in World War I; Pilgrims sign Mayflower Compact; Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat dies; Author Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. and actor Leonardo DiCaprio born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
We relish news of our heroes, forgetting that we are extraordinary to somebody too.
The Sweet Has Turned to Sour in One Alabama Town’s Local Government Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
After a Year of Executive Privilege Fights, Mike Pence Just Tweeted It Out emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War for Ukraine Day 260: ATACMS!!!!!! Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
If a Democrat Even Flirts With a Rat — To the Fainting Couches mistermix, Balloon Juice
Ready for his close-up Betty Cracker, Balloon Juice
Will the media take a look in the mirror? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
When we win, keep talking about the winning! Spocko, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Orange lightning strikes twice? Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Twitter Blue’s New Verification / Not Verification Scheme Widely Abused On Day One Mike Masnick, Techdirt
Overshooting is better than undershooting Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,235 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Red Ripple Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
TWO, THREE, MANY DeSANTISES: HOW REPUBLICANS WILL TRY TO REFRESH THE BRAND Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Michigan Unf*cks Its Maps And Democracy Happens Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette
Are You OK, New York Times? Do You Need A Policeman Or A Grownup? Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
There Is A Flaw In Jesse Watters’s ‘Marry Women So They Vote Republican’ Plan Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Fox News Afternoon Bros Wilding Out Over Midterms, Thoughts And Prayers To All Them Evan Hurst, Wonkette
Thank You, Gen Z! Liz Dye, Wonkette