The Breakfast Club (Family Skeleton)

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

President Harry Truman orders desegregation of U.S. Military; Cuba’s Fidel Castro attacks Moncada barracks; Argentina’s Eva Peron dies; Playwright George Bernard Shaw and rock star Mick Jagger born.

Breakfast Tunes

Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac

If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.

George Bernard Shaw

Breakfast Blogs

Welcome to Texas, Cradle of American Theocracy Charles P.Pierce, Esquire Politics

A Tale of Three January 6 Misdemeanors: Steve Bannon, Baked Alaska, and Hatchet Speed emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel

War For Ukraine Day 152: A Bit of This a Bit of That Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice

Just wow digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo

“Imposter Christianity” Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo

Fifth Circuit Tells Cops ‘Hispanic On A Bike’ Isn’t Enough Suspicion To Justify Stops Of Hispanics On Bikes Tim Cushing, Techdirt

While Everyone Was Focused On Crypto Scams, Walmart Was Out Here Actively Helping Scammers Mike Masnick, Techdirt

FCC To Finally Probe U.S. Wireless Abuse Of Customer Location Data Karl Bode, Techdirt

Judge Affirms Refusal to Disqualify Marjorie Taylor Greene in 14th Amendment ‘Insurrection’ Challenge Adam Klasfeld, Law & Crime

Disabled Voters File Lawsuit Claiming Wisconsin High Court’s Ruling Barring Help Returning Ballots Violates U.S. Constitution Marisa Sarnoff, Law & Crime

Tyson Foods Takes COVID Liabilities Fight with Dead Workers’ Families to SCOTUS: Trump ‘Demanded’ Factories Stay Open, Company Says Elura Nanos, Law & Crime

More product from the Both Sides Do It anti-woke assembly line Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money

Right wing Christianity isn’t compatible with liberal democracy Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money

Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,158 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money


Secret Service Says It’s Very Cool, Very Legal For Agents To Delete All Their Texts Liz Dye, Wonkette

Your Sunday Shows This Week Are A Whole Lotta Liz Cheney! Michael Mora, Wonkette

University Of Michigan Med Students Walk Out On Forced Birther’s Keynote Speech Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette

Will ‘Tiny,’ ‘Pretty Weird’ New Hampshire Re-elect Dem Sen. Maggie Hassan? Stephen Robinson, Wonkette