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 Stamp Act takes effect; The United States explodes the first hydrogen bomb; Sistine Chapel paintings are first shown to the public; Algerian nationalists begin rebellion against French rule; NFL’s Walter Payton dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The two most misused words in the entire English vocabulary are love and friendship. A true friend would die for you, so when you start trying to count them on one hand, you don’t need any fingers.
The Momentum Is All in One Direction Now Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Republican Closing Argument against Impeachment Is Personally Implicated in the Scandal emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Meanwhile, The Pace Of US War Crimes In Afghanistan Accelerates Dramatically Jim White, emptywheel
What else is on Rudy’s phone? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
The whites of his eye sockets Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
A Game-Changing Provision in the House Impeachment Resolution W. Neil Eggleston, Just Security
The Kavanaugh Kourt Scott Lemieux, Lawyer, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 573 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
A Birthday Gift from the Gods of Farce driftglass, at his blog
Gaps Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
Halloween Horror: We’re Fucked When It Comes to Climate Change The Rude Pundit, at his blog
REPUBLICANS DON’T CARE IF THEIR TALKING POINTS ARE DEBUNKED IN REAL TIME Steve M., No More Mister Nice blog
Not Much Going On With Trump Impeachment Today, Except ALL THIS SH*T OH MY GOD Evan Hurst, Wonkette
Katie Hill Goes Down Fighting, And We’re Not Crying, YOU ARE CRYING Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Trumps Try To Shiv Biden, Wind Up Murdering Irony Five Dollar Feminist
We Will Have Whatever Mike Flynn Lawyer Sidney Powell Is Snorting Jamie Lynn Crofts, Wonkette