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Nov 30 2020

The Breakfast Club (What We Give)

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

Pink Floyd releases its best-selling album “The Wall”; Winston Churchill, Mark Twain, Dick Clark born; World Trade Organization’s meeting met by 40-thousand protesters.

Breakfast Tunes

Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

Breakfast News

The Latest: Virus hospitalizations hit record in California

Despite federal ban, renters still being evicted amid virus

With no action by Washington, states race to offer virus aid

NYC to reopen schools, even as virus spread intensifies

Rough rescue: Storms, broken plane force layover for turtles

UK stocks up on vaccines, hopes to start virus shots in days

Turkey’s new virus figures confirm experts’ worst fears

Court orders France to rethink 30-person limit on worship

Asia Today: Cambodia tracks contacts after family infected

In Japan, more people died from suicide last month than from Covid in all of 2020. And women have been impacted most

Breakfast Blogs

This Is the Beta Test for a Future Where Republicans Will Simply Never Accept a Democratic Victory Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics

When Secret Servers Bump Up against Prosecutorial Independence and Following the Evidence emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel

Mad King Donald muttering “I won, I won, I won” digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo

Think twice Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo

Lame-Duck Trump Makes Legal Moves to Fire Federal Employees in Possible Attempt to Sabotage Biden Admin Jerry Lambe, Law & Crime

Giuliani and Powell Could Not Give Evidence of ‘Explosive’ Fraud Claims When Asked by Others on Trump Team: Report Alberto Luperon, Law & Crime

What’s the matter with Monroe County? Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money

Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 737 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money

Cruz Channels Lenin Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names

CALLED IT Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog