Trump’s Failures Won’t Win Democrats More Votes
It’s been a tumultuous first month in office for the Trump administration, to say the least. Just a partial list of flubs, scandals and failures includes the firing of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn (and the rejection of the position by Harward and Petraeus), a legal ...read more
Facebook Bans Funny Photo of Jesus, But Allows Perverts to Harass Women
For reasons best known to themselves, Facebook banned a pretty funny photo of Jesus complaining to his followers about coming back to find everyone celebrating his life with symbols of the cross. Someone posted it to The Daily Banter's Facebook wall, and we were almost ...read more
10 Questions With…Alyona Minkovski of HuffPost Live!
Alyona Minkosvki is a former Russia Today correspondent who is now a host on HuffPost Live. She was named by Forbes as one of the 30 most influential media personalities under the age of 30, and she has strong views on asteroid attacks... The Daily Banter:You were born in ...read more
The Daily Banter Mail Bag: Ben & Chez Joined By Huff Post's Alyona Minkovski!!
(Ben Cohen's note): While Bob Cesca shirks his responsibilities at The Daily Banter by selfishly getting married and having a honeymoon, Chez and myself have been left to do pretty much all the editorial heavy lifting in his absence. As the time for the mailbag neared, Chez and ...read more
Rocky Anderson: America's Best Hope for a Third Party Candidate?
Alyona Minkovski interviews Rocky Anderson, the former Mayor of Salt Lake City who is running as a third party presidential candidate for the Justice Party: And while you might laugh about the viability of a third party candidate, Gary Younge of the Guardian reminds us that in ...read more
Former Colin Powell Advisor: Bet on War with Iran in 3 Years
Former Colin Powell Chief of Staff Lawrence Wilkerson spoke to Alyona Minkovski and expressed his fears that America's covert war with Iran will become a reality within three years: Wilkerson's argument that the same people who got us into the war in Iraq are making the same ...read more
The Best Political Show on Television
If you want serious political analysis, good journalism and real debate, you cannot rely on American network news to provide it. CNN, MSNBC and Fox are all engaged in a laughable ratings war that has seen journalistic standards disappear and political commentary plunge to the ...read more