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
American women gain the right to vote, as the U.S. Constitution’s 19th Amendment takes effect; Investigators pinpoint the cause of the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster; Aviator Charles Lindbergh dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
America is addicted to wars of distraction.
A Lot of Dangerous People Got Dangerously Close to Holding Office Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Word “Pardon” Doesn’t Appear in the Barr Memo emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War for Ukraine Day 183: Russian Continues to Play Roulette with the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Where Fun Goes to Die mistermix, Balloon Juice
You want an election enhancing money grab? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Your freedoms are at stake Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Federal Judge Rejects Wisconsin Governor’s Request for $106,000 in Attorneys’ Fees in ‘Kraken’ Case Matt Natham, Law & Crime
America’s higher ed funding mess Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Russia Tries To Steal A Nuclear Power Plant Cheryl Rofer, Lawyers, Guns & Money
This Day in Labor History: August 25, 1734 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Those Who Are Ignorant of History… driftglass, at his blog
HERE’S AN IDEA FOR ANOTHER DEMOCRATIC RATFUCK Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Trump’s return is distracting the GOP — and allowing Democrats to get things done Amanda Marcotte, Salon
Here’s Your Monthly Reminder That Bill Barr Was Corrupt As Hell Liz Dye, Wonkette
No, Sorry, Laura Loomer Would’ve Been Perfect Fit For Trump’s Republican Party Stephen Robinson, Wonkette