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,, Black Belt Magazine, Boxing Monthly Magazine and Originally from London, England he currently lives in Washington DC.

Top Articles by Ben Cohen


John Boehner’s Resignation, Paves Way For Even Crazier Conservative to Take Over

Weeping orange man John Boehner has finally decided to call it quits on his tumultuous tenure as Speaker of the House. Now, someone crazier than him is likely to take over.

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Photo of the Week: The Pope Visits The Sick

Andy Borowitz for the epic win of the internet this week.

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Only in Florida: Puppy Shoots Man Trying to Shoot it

Luckily for those inclined towards sorcery and supernatural, the state of Florida presents enough verifiable, repeatable evidence that we indeed live in a world filled with wizardry and diabolism


I Went to School With Pig F*ckers Like David Cameron

Based on my experiences mixing with Britain’s elites, I would also bet a considerable amount of money that #piggate occurred.


Everyone is Losing Their Sh*t Over Poor Ahmed the Clock Kid

It’s official, everyone has lost their shit over poor Ahmed Mohamed — the 14-year-old child who was arrested after a homemade clock he brought to school was mistaken for a hoax bomb.

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David Cameron ‘Gettin’ Piggy With it’ Video is Appallingly Funny

In reference to the allegation that British Prime minister David Cameron inserted his penis into a dead pig’s mouth as part of an initiation ceremony into an elitist club at the University of Oxford, a YouTube genius put together this brilliant mashup.


British Prime Minister David Cameron Did What With a Pig?!?

Every now and then, a story emerges that goes beyond the perfunctory ‘X cheated on Y while on a cocaine binge in a prostitute’s apartment’ and borders on the, well, truly fucking insane. How insane? Try this for starters.


There Are Very Serious Inconsistencies With Floyd Mayweather’s Drug Testing Explanation

Floyd Mayweather was granted a retroactive therapeutic use exemption for an illegally administered IV before his fight with Manny Pacquiao this year. His explanation for this along with his shady history regarding performance enhancing drug (PEDs) use have some very serious inconsistencies. Has Mayweather been using PEDs all along?


Here’s How Labour’s New Socialist Leader Jeremy Corbyn Performed on His First Day in Parliament

On his first day as Labour party leader during Prime Minister’s Question Time, Jeremy Corbyn did the unthinkable and attempted to have a civilized debate with David Cameron.

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MMA Fighter Gets Career Ended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for Marijuana Use

In what can only be regarded as an insane, utterly grotesque abuse of power, the Nevada State Athletic Commission handed out one of the most severe punishments in its history – a 5 year suspension for MMA fighter Nick Diaz who tested positive for marijuana metabolites following his fight with Anderson Silva.


Tweet of the Day: Matt Taibbi Foils Bobby Jindal’s “Cheap Publicity Stunt”

Poor old Bobby Jindal – the world’s least inspiring politician really is doing his best to pull the rug out from Donald Trump’s feet to regain the momentum he never had in the Republican primary.

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The Election of Jeremy Corbyn, the Rise of Bernie Sanders and a New Era of Hope

Watch Ben Cohen discuss the politics of hope with Thom Hartmann.

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Chicago Sun Times Columnist Thinks Raping Sex Workers isn’t Rape

Where to even begin with this monstrous pile of dehumanizing garbage?


Britain’s Labour Party Just Elected Their Version of Bernie Sanders

In a stunning victory, 100-1 underdog and old school leftie Jeremy Corbyn has won the Labour party leadership contest with an astonishing 59% of the vote.

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All is Not Well in Glenn Beck Land, Claims Mysterious Forces Pitting Him Against Sarah Palin

All is not well in loony conservative land when the two biggest clowns in the movement turn on each other.

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Laughing My Way Through a Debate With Conservatives

Watch Ben Cohen laugh his way through a debate with some batshit crazy conservatives.

GRAYSON, KY - SEPTEMBER 8:  Rowan County Clerk of Courts Kim Davis holds her hands in the air with her attorney Mat Staver (R) and Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee in front of the Carter County Detention Center on September 8, 2015 in Grayson, Kentucky. Davis was ordered to jail last week for contempt of court after refusing a court order to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. (Photo by Ty Wright/Getty Images)

Quote of the Day: Joe Rogan on Aliens Discovering Kim Davies

“I wonder how an alien race would feel about people if they came down here and the first shit they saw was this crazy lady telling a cheering crowd of supporters that God says she doesn’t have to marry gay people.”