Conservatives Slam Obama For Quoting Scripture, But He Loves God More Than Reagan Did

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It’s curious how conservatives continue to harshly judge Obama over facts that were much more true of their idol, Ronald Reagan.


Local Fox Station’s Website Wrongly Reports Ferguson Cop Darren Wilson Indicted

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Oops.

MEMBERS ONLY: The After Party Podcast: Cosby Allegations, Henpecked Husbands and The Newsroom!

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MEMBERS ONLY: New for The Daily Banter members! It’s the totally NSFW Bob & Chez Show After Party — an hour of unscripted, uncensored conversation between Bob Cesca and Chez Pazienza about their personal lives, politics and pop culture.

Offended Guy Demands Everyone Stop Saying “Drank the Kool-Aid,” Everyone Responds Predictably

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This was never going to end well.

MEMBERS ONLY: Examining Reza Aslan’s ‘Scientific’ Understanding of Religion

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Reza Aslan writes that New Atheists are “fundamentalists” just like religious fanatics, but when was the last time Sam Harris beheaded a person of faith?

Bill O’Reilly Has To Call Bullsh*t On Ed Henry’s Obama Immigration Speech Attack

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Of course, things got crazy on Fox News following President Obama’s big immigration speech, but even by those standards, it was surprising to see Bill O’Reilly have to talk Ed Henry down.

Russell Brand Is So Full of Sh*t

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Last week, Bill Maher took on Russell Brand’s push to get young people not to vote. Now Brand is responding exactly how you’d expect.

President Obama To Immigrants: “We Shall Not Oppress a Stranger, We Were Strangers Once, Too”

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Obama: “If you’ve been in America for more than five years; if you have children who are American citizens or legal residents; if you register, pass a criminal background check, and you’re willing to pay your fair share of taxes — you’ll be able to apply to stay in this country temporarily without fear of deportation.”

Quote of the Day: Ben Affleck Doesn’t Care If You Like His Opinion on Islam (Even Though You Probably Do)

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If Affleck somehow believes that what he said during his now infamous row with Bill Maher and Sam Harris amounted to taking an unpopular stand — one that would “make people unhappy” in the circles in which he runs — he’s out of his mind.

Why You Should Become a Banter Member. And an Apology (Or Two..)

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Everyone’s Talking About Bill Cosby’s AP Interview, But Was Airing It Ethical?

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The Bill Cosby rape allegations firestorm has already resulted in some questionable journalism, but the AP’s recent scoop is almost a humblebrag of yellow reporting.

Keep Driving, Uber. You’re Creeping Me Out.

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I love it when I’m right! It gives me such a sense of power. Especially when I’m about to have the shit doxxed out of me.

Broadcast TV Networks Won’t Air Obama’s Immigration Speech But Aired Bush’s

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The major broadcast networks have decided not to carry President Obama’s immigration speech tonight, even though they carried President George W. Bush’s less newsworthy immigration speech in 2006.

Ferguson Grand Jury Protests Send a Troubling Message

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The idea that the judicial system should be subjected to popular pressure would set a horrible precedent.

Nickelback Shamelessly Tries To Link Crappy New Song To Ferguson Shooting

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Frontman Chad Kroeger opportunistically attempts to tie his “revolution” into the news cycle.

Rand Paul Squandered the Only Shot at NSA Reform For a Long, Long Time

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Rand Paul is a slick used-car salesman who’s always on the lookout for opportunistic material with which to trick voters into buying his clown-sized jalopy.

MEMBERS ONLY: The Matt Taylor #ShirtStorm Fiasco and the Myth of Diversity

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“We need more people like Matt Taylor in this world, men and women of all races and cultures who make our planet’s boldest dreams a reality because they don’t think like the rest of us. You give people like Taylor space to be who they are. What you don’t do is cut them down and make them tearfully apologize on national television because their attempt at self-expression offended the Church of the Perpetually Aggrieved on Twitter”

MEMBERS ONLY: The Daily Banter Video Mail Bag VERY NSFW Edition

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In our very first NSFW Mail Bag, Ben, Chez and Bob discuss Nancy Grace, sympathy texting and, er, ‘sexual negotiations’…..

The Daily Banter Video Mail Bag: the Bill Cosby Allegations and Hanging Out With George Bush!

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UNLOCKED: In this week’s edition of The Daily Banter Video Mail Bag, Ben, Chez and Bob discuss the liberal reaction to the Bill Cosby allegations, and they talk about which terrible person they’d like to spend a day with.