The Breakfast Club (Anything Goes)

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 10:30am (ET) 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.

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This Day in History

Christopher Columbus sets sail; Europe slides further into World War I; A Cold War case heats up Capitol Hill; Air traffic controllers in the U.S. go on strike; NBA founded; Singer Tony Bennett born.

Breakfast Tunes

Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac

To work is to feel alive.

Tony Bennett

Happy 90th Birthday, Mr. Bennett

Breakfast News

Dozens ill after suspected chlorine attack in Syria

The west is supporting terrorism against Turkey, claims Erdoğan

Vancouver slaps 15% tax on foreign house buyers in effort to cool market

Delaware’s death penalty law ruled unconstitutional by high court

Pacific Gas & Electric possible fine for deadly explosion slashed by 99%

Breakfast Blogs

President Obama Is ‘Reaching Across the Aisle’ to Smack Donald Trump Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics

Voter fraud for dummies digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo

Pumping out the bilge Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo

Brennan Calls Out the Press for Giving ISIS More Credit Than They Deserve emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel

Another Rock-Ribbed Republican Bails on the Party of Bigots and Morons

I Love The Trump Meltdown, But I still Think The GOP Will Survive His Candidacy

Washington State Sues Comcast For Routinely Ripping Off Its Customers Karl Bode, Techdirt