Matt Taibbi and Keith Olbermann discuss the new Speaker of the House and his commitment to helping those who ‘won’t help themselves’:
I find it hilarious when Republicans, who bailed out the banks in the first place, talk about lazy welfare recipients with absolutely no trace of irony. The rich apparently don’t count when they take money from the state and refuse to compete fairly with the rest of the country.
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.