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 wins re-election in an upset; South Vietnam’s Ngo Dinh Diem killed after coup; Howard Hughes flies his ‘Spruce Goose’; Game show scandal rocks early TV; Singer k.d. lang born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Ignorance can be improved; willful ignorance and inaction is inexcusable.
John Roberts’s Meddling in the Trump Tax Case May Doom his ‘Institutionalist’ Cred Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Former Secret Cooperator Enrique Tarrio Reveals a Secret Cooperation Deal emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War for Ukraine Day 251: A Second Convoy Put to Sea Today Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Florida’s Pandemic digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
SCOTUS and “educational benefits that flow from diversity” Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Someone Decides To Say Something Less Stupid About Rainbow Fentanyl… And It’s A Cop Tim Cushing, Techdirt
When you can not only afford but can profit from being made to look ridiculous Scot Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
And Now For Something Different Cheryl Rofer, Lawyers, Guns & Money
The Broken System of Recycling Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
The conversion of the Jews Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
No Fair Remembering Stuff Podcast: David Brooks, Part 2 driftglass, at his blog
Freedom Isn’t Cheap Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
NEVER TRUMPERS THINK SUPPORT FOR ELECTION DENIERS MAKES YOU UNFIT TO SERVE. THE NEW YORK TIMES THINKS IT MAKES YOU INTERESTING. Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Trump Judge Rules Armed Vigilantes Filming Voters Is ‘Free Speech’ Liz Dye, Wonkette
Fox News So Mad NY Gov Kathy Hochul Won’t Roll Over For Their BS Crime Narrative Stephen Robinson, Wonkette
It’s Possible Elon Musk Didn’t Think Any Of This Through Evan Hurst, Wonkette
New York Times Will Have Its Red Wave If It Has To Make It Up Itself! Doktor Zoom, Wonkettea