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Ben Cohen

Ben Cohen is the editor of The Daily Banter and founder of Banter Media Group. Ben writes a regular column for the Huffington Post and is a regular guest on the RT Network. Ben covered boxing and Mixed Martial Arts for TrueSlant.com, Secondsouts.com, Black Belt Magazine, Boxing Monthly Magazine and ESPN.com. Originally from London, England he currently lives in Washington DC.


Top Articles by Ben Cohen

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Good Christian Mike Huckabee Blames the Liberal Media for Josh Duggar Molestation Scandal

In the mind of a religious fundamentalist like Mike Huckabee, sins are forgivable if you too are a religious fundamentalist. So when good Christians cover up molestation within their own family, then lecture everyone else on sexual immorality, it’s A-OK with Mike.

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Home Ownership Statistics Show Millennials Are Finally Rejecting Debt as a Way of Life

George W. Bush once said, “We want everybody in America to own their own home…this is an ownership society.” But US home ownership has now hit a 20 year low, largely due to millennials opting out of the house buying culture that has come to define America. Reports the Huffington Post: According to the USCB, home… Read More

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Antonin Scalia Should Step Down as Supreme Court Justice After Creationist Beliefs Revealed

In a graduation speech at his granddaughter’s high school last Thursday, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia revealed that he believes humanity has been around “some 5,000 years or so.”  Speaking to the crowd of teenagers and parents, he said: Class of 2015, you should not leave Stone Ridge High School thinking that you face challenges that… Read More

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Awesome ‘Jurassic World’ Deadly Predator Container Shows Up in Busy London Station

Generally speaking, anyone involved with the advertising industry should be hung drawn and quartered. But occasionally, creative types in the ad world absolutely nail it. Case in point: whoever is behind summer blockbuster “Jurassic World’s” marketing campaign at Universal Pictures.

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Hey Mike Huckabee, Even George Bush Knew How to Treat Transgender People With Respect

If Huckabee wants to learn how to better follow in the ways of his spiritual savior and not denigrate people who suffer immense emotional trauma due to gender identity issues, he should look no further than former president George W. Bush. Yes seriously.

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The “Bernie-Mentum” Phenomenon Debated

Is the current Bernie Sanders craze a real thing, or will it peak and splutter in the coming months? Ben Cohen rumbles with some conservatives on the socialist candidate.

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Banter Members Only Forum Now Here!

Dear Banterers, at long last, the Banter Forum is up and running! We have made this a Members Only forum for several reasons, the primary being that it should be a safe space where you can engage in civilized debate without fear of trolls or spammers who want to offer you millions of dollars for… Read More

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JP Morgan CEO Who Stole Billions From Taxpayers Now a Billionaire

JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon helped drive the global economy into the dirt by selling toxic mortgage backed securities. All is well though, as Dimon is now a billionaire. Too bad for the tax payer, who unwittingly paid for it all.

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2016 Hopeful Lindsey Graham, Who is Definitely Not Gay, Thinks Gay Marriage is Like Polygamy

Remember y’all, Lindsey Graham is a good ol’ Southern Christian who loves war and definitely, definitely ain’t gay…

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Gigantic Loser Donald Trump Claims to be “Most Successful Person Ever to Run for the Presidency”

Donald Trump wants you to know how successful he is. He’s the most successful person EVER.

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CBS Reality Show ‘The Briefcase’ Makes a Disgusting Spectacle out of Poverty

Welcome to America in 2015, where gigantic corporate conglomerates dangle large quantities of cash in front of poor people, then make them cry as they grapple with feelings of shame over accepting it,

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Horrifying Statistic Shows Just How Risky it is to be an Unarmed Black American

How dangerous is it to be an unarmed black man in America? According to this statistic, pretty damn dangerous.

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Jim Bob Duggar’s Masturbation Punishment Story Explains a Lot…

An alleged story about Jim Bob Duggar’s punishment for his son masturbating explains a lot about Josh Duggar and his sexual deviancy…

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Ted Cruz’s Mind Blowing Hypocrisy on Texas Floods Shows Idiocy of Republican Philosophy

Cruz’s mind blowing hypocrisy was made all the more obscene when you take into account that this was the same Tea Party Senator who voted against federal aid for victims of Hurricane Sandy because he deemed much of the spending to be ‘wasteful’.

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First Issue of ‘Banter M’ Now Free!

A note to our readers, After releasing our digital magazine Banter M yesterday, we have received some amazing feed back from our paid members. Everyone seems to love the format and appreciate the long form writing. We want to show our non-paying members the kind of stuff we can do with reader support, so we’re… Read More

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Jon Stewart Calls Donald Trump a “Tremendous A**hole”, Blasts Racist Carly Fiorina

In a hilarious segment on his show, Jon Stewart took apart the GOP line up for the 2016, ripping into the likes of Rick Santorum, Carly Fiorina, Lindsey Graham and Donald Trump, who has announced he is mulling a bid for the job. Referring to Trump as “Fuckface von Clownstick,” Stewart pilloried the real estate mogul for… Read More

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This Editor Wants More Black People Locked Up and Declares Rudolph Giuliani the Savior of African Americans

In a breathtakingly stupid think piece for Politico, National Review editor Rich Lowry laid out his rationale for locking up more young black men.