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
Ferdinand Magellan reaches the Pacific Ocean; British prime minister Margaret Thatcher resigns; Serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer is beaten to death; The Grand Ole Opry makes its radio debut; Comedian Jon Stewart born
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
If you don’t stick to your values when they’re being tested, they’re not values: they’re hobbies.
American Healthcare Is Failing Rural Communities Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
How Richard Barnett Could Delay Resourcing of the Trump Investigation emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
A hundred years of carnage digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Elon Musk: Remembered for tech he destroyed Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Advertisers continue to flee Elon’s fascist midlife crisis Twitter Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
The legalistic response to the rejection of law Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,246 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
MAUREEN DOWD’S BROTHER RECITES THE APPROVED GOP ESTABLISHMENT TALKING POINTS. NOTICE WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED. Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog