That Time Ronald Reagan Accused Jesse Jackson Of Violating the Logan Act

By March 10, 2015

Republicans are rather generous in their interpretation of the Logan Act now that 47 GOP senators are being accused of violating it, but in 1984, Ronald Reagan accused Rev. Jesse Jackson of the same thing, and you’ll never guess why.

Best Of Banter: Shove Your Paleo Diet, Netanyahu Speaks To Congress, and Guy Fieri Is Still Insane

By March 05, 2015
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Here’s the week that was, at The Daily Banter.

MEMBERS ONLY: Why Germany Should Remember History As It Starves Greece

By February 24, 2015
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Germany is taking Greece to the brink of destruction, creating poverty, famine and political extremism. Austerity is not only creating a humanitarian crisis, but seething resentment and unrest – two things Germany should acutely be aware of.

Best Of Banter: The U.S. Can’t Fix Iraq, Ben Carson Likes War Crimes, and Chuck C. Johnson Is Still a Terrible Person

By February 19, 2015

Here’s the week that was at The Daily Banter.

MEMBERS ONLY: Prosecute the Hunter Who Shot the Grand Canyon’s First Wolf in 70 Years

By February 13, 2015
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This week, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service officials gave the media some incredibly disheartening news. DNA evidence confirmed that a gray wolf shot and killed by a hunter in December in southern Utah was none other than Echo, a three-year-old female who had journeyed over 750 miles since being collared in Wyoming at the start of 2014. Echo’s journey was followed by schoolchildren across the country. It was also heralded as a sign that gray wolves, which had been purged from the Grand Canyon region by a government eradication program in the early 19th century, were making a slow but steady comeback.

Best Of Banter: Jon Stewart Is Leaving, Hackers Hit ISIS, and Someone Called Saul Back

By February 13, 2015
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The week that was.

ISIS Meets ‘Anonymous’ On Social Media and It Goes Horribly For ISIS

By February 10, 2015

Hundreds of ISIS-linked accounts were targeted and taken offline.

Mike Huckabee Gearing Up For 2016 By Accusing Obama of Hating Christians and Loving Muslims

By February 09, 2015

At the risk of serious overkill following Mike Huckabee’s trail of idiocy these past few weeks, this latest story of stupidity really does warrant attention because it reveals a stark preview of what we should expect over the coming months as he gears up for 2016.

See for Yourself How Brian Williams’s Story Changed Over the Years

By February 09, 2015
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The evolution of an exaggeration.

Moron Alabama Judge Thinks State Can Just Ignore Federal Gay Marriage Ruling

By February 09, 2015

Some Alabama officials can’t be trusted to implement a federal court ruling, so the federal government might have to do it for them.

If McDonald’s Wants to Spread Lovin’, They Should Start With Their Employees

By February 09, 2015

McDonald’s workers are the arbiters of the lovin’ for food deals, and if the commercial is anything to go by, they are positively giddy about spreading it.

Except they probably aren’t given the average worker at McDonald’s doesn’t earn enough money to actually live on.

Imaginary Future President Chris Christie Implicated in Yet Another Corruption Case

By February 06, 2015

With governors like these, it’s no surprise Republicans are looking elsewhere for 2016.

Best Of Banter: Presidents On Drugs, Rand Paul’s Alex Jones Connections, and Rick Scott’s Corruption

By February 05, 2015

The week that was.

Best of Banter: Sarah Palin Got Crazier, ‘Friends’ Was Racist, and Ted Nugent Is Still An Asshole

By January 29, 2015

The week that was at The Daily Banter.

Here’s the Bizarre Online Trail Left by the Ex-Employee Who Killed Himself Outside Fox News HQ

By January 26, 2015
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Given that it was such a sad and desperate act, it would be nice to be able to say that Phillip Perea really was a little guy ground to dust by the gears of a merciless media entity, but unfortunately the online trail he leaves behind shows that it wasn’t the news business that drove him crazy — he was pretty far down that road long before he ran afoul of Fox News’s Television Stations division.

Your Handy Guide to the Most Epic Sarah Palin Speech Ever

By January 26, 2015

We’ve assembled here a selection of the most incomprehensible moments from the speech to serve as evidence that not only would she be a fantastic candidate in the forthcoming Republican presidential primaries, but that she might also be suffering from either Syphilitic dementia or brain worms.

The Best Of the Banter: GOP’s Pissy SOTU Response, We Troll Donald Trump, Salon Is Fake

By January 22, 2015
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The week that was, at The Daily Banter.

The White House Just Trolled Everyone, Proving Obama Has No F*cks Left To Give

By January 20, 2015
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“I’ve done good and I know it. The state of the union is, I can’t even with you people anymore. Now how’s this for a hashtag: ‘Suck on my tan suit’?”


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