Posted on May 31, 2015

This Video Probably Shows Dennis Hastert Being Blackmailed On Live TV

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Here’s something you don’t see every day: one of the most powerful men in the country being extorted on live television. Well, maybe. Former Republican Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert, who is currently on the business end of an FBI probe into $3.5 million in alleged hush money he agreed to pay to a former student he may have abused while working as a wrestling coach and teacher in Yorkville,...

Posted on May 08, 2015

Best Of Banter: Islam Isn’t Sacred, Noam Chomsky Burns Out and Clinton’s Poll Numbers

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Here’s the week that was, at The Daily Banter. For the One Millionth Time, Criticizing Islam Isn’t Bigotry Banter senior editor Mike Luciano pens a harsh rebuttal of the wave of vitriol directed at anti-Muslim fanatic Pamela Geller in light of news that two would-be Islamic assassins died attempting to break into her recent “Draw Mohammad” event: Whatever you think of Geller or cartoons of Muhammad, this is obviously a time to condemn the...