Top Articles by Ben Cohen
“I met him a few times. He’s a good example of someone, who you meet, who you think you are going to hate and then you get to hate him … you meet him and he lives up to every one of your expectations” – Seth Rogen on Justin Bieber
Donald Sterling is such a racist asshole that he doesn’t even understand that he’s a racist asshole. Check out our translation of his revealing diatribe against black people.
There is a worrying trend amongst Obama supporters – the complete inability to fault the President for anything, even when it’s obvious he screwed up. Case in point- Obama’s complete failure to regulate Wall St.
You’ve probably seen the video of the ‘World’s Toughest Job’ interview by now. The message is nice enough, but what about the messenger?
In an interview segment with Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari on his show last night, Bill O’Reilly laid bare his unconscious racism, reinforcing gross stereotypes about black people without batting an eyelid.
Michelle Malkin wrote a breathtakingly offensive and racist eulogy of Obama’s recently deceased aunt, who died of breast cancer this week. Here’s our translation of the hateful piece, so you don’t have to read it.
Is consciousness a construct of the human brain, or do our brains pick it up from the immaterial universe? We get all esoteric on you with some seriously interesting conspiracy theories.
The Daily Banter’s Ben Cohen took on Buzzfeed’s Jonah Peretti last weekend over the perils of modern journalism. Check out the back and forth.
Tony Blair hasn’t learned much from his catastrophic mission in the Middle East. One would think that after the decade long bloodbath in Iraq and an equally disastrous carnage in Afghanistan, he may have tempered his views on foreign interventions. But no, the most despised prime minister in British history is back at it again and beating the drums for more war in the Middle East.
Just as Jordan Belfort gamed the financial system and destroyed lives, Jonah Peretti has found the same formula for the internet and has screwed up an entire generation of journalists/young people who now have no idea what actual writing is.
In a small act of defiance, dating site OKCupid is now warning members using internet browser Mozilla Firefox that the new CEO is an opponent of Gay Rights.
Tommy’s body of work speaks for itself. While he was the top draw at Mediaite (by a considerable margin) the long time White House correspondent is a no-nonsense, rabble-rouser with the rare ability to write hard-hitting stories in a compelling way. And that’s why we hired him.
British woman Joanne Milne has been deaf since birth, has been losing her vision because of a rare medical condition Usher Syndrome. In February of this year, Milne was fitted with cochlear implants during a procedure at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.
The incredible moment when Milnes’ implants were switched on was filmed on a cell phone, resulting in the following wonderful moment
A reader left a very insightful and honest comment on the piece I wrote about the suicide of L’Wren Scott on Tuesday, giving her perspective on the tragedy as another person of immense privilege. Going by the user name ‘Varvara’, she detailed the struggles of having enormous wealth, but little meaning to ones life – a problem she appears to know well.
When Charles Krauthammer talks about Obamacare, you can pretty safely say that he’s going to be wrong without doing too much fact checking. Because Charles Krauthammer has been wrong about, well, pretty much everything.
While it is obvious L’Wren Scott was responsible for taking her own life, there is another culprit at large that isn’t so easy to define, but is ultimately responsible for killing her long before her time.
Fred Phelps, the founding pastor of the infamous Westboro Baptist Church has died. According to church spokesman Steve Drain (via CNN) the 84-year-old died of natural causes at 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday.