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
Noblemen in Russia kill Gregory Rasputin; Wounded Knee massacre takes place; Texas joins as the 28th state; Dissident playwright Vaclav Havel elected president of Czechoslovakia; First YMCA opens in Boston.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Adults are always asking kids what they want to be when they grow up because they are looking for ideas.
Kansas Cops Can’t See Past the Letter of the Law for Cancer Patient Using Medical Marijuana Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Judge Jesse Furman Gives DOJ 3 Pages to Reply to emptywheel’s Bid to Liberate Sealed Transcripts on the Espionage Act emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Supporting Those Who Make Good Trouble Peterr, emptywheel
War for Ukraine Day 308: A Brief Wednesday Night Update Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
No LUV mistermix, Balloon Juice
Moral Panic Purveyors Betty Cracker, Balloon Juice
George Santos is the Republican Party’s future: A shameless con man Amanda Marcotte, Salon
The Worst GOPers of 2022 digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Welcome to the party, Vlad Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Ring Doorbell Cams Hijacked By Assholes To Provide Live Streams Of SWATtings Tim Cushing, Techdirt
Southwest and corporate self-dealing Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
From Russia with love Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Haiku Review of 2022: Barbarian Prey The Rude Pundit, at his blog
History Has a Stutter Tom Hilton, No More Mister Nice Blog
Oh Joe Biden Doesn’t Trust The Secret Service? NO SH*T? Stephen Robinson, Wonkette