Tucker Carlson Thought Obama Birtherism Wasn't Racist, 'Both Sides' Responsible
Yesterday, Justin Rosario outlined why no one in their right mind should have the slightest bit of sympathy for Tucker Carlson after his house in Washington DC was targeted by anti-fascist protestors. White I don't think the protestors should have targeted his house, Justin's ...read more
The Slandering Of Elizabeth Warren: "Pocahontas" Must Take A "Spit Test"
The Berkshire Eagle suggested yesterday that Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren take a “spit test” in order to prove (or disprove) her Native American heritage. This ridiculous suggestion is referring to one of those DNA identifiers which lets a person know their heritage and ...read more
Lou Dobbs Has Completely Lost His Mind
According to birther advocate and notorious racist Lou Dobbs, Donald Trump is "the most accomplished presidency in modern American history." Why? Because Trump has laid waste to the federal government, trashed the deal to prevent Iran developing a nuclear weapon, hiked up health ...read more
Watch President Obama Nail Trump and the Republicans: "I Didn't Create Trump, Your Hate Towards Me Did"
Bill Maher shared this video of President Obama laying into the Republicans and Donald Trump to his facebook page today. The video was from the campaign trail in late 2016, and shows Obama in his element -- eloquent, impassioned, and angry about the terrifying political ...read more
Joe Arpaio Uses Photoshop To "Prove" Obama's Birth Certificate Is "Fake"
One of the only silver linings in the 2016 general election was the Maricopa County, Arizona race for sheriff. After more than two decades, the people of the county voted to end Sheriff Joe Arpaio's reign of terror and elected a new top lawman. In true Arpaio fashion, instead of ...read more
Trumping the Shark: Ted Cruz Lamely Hits Back at Trump Birther Attack
Republican Presidential frontrunner Donald Trump is at it again, bombarding another minority presidential candidate with questions about his citizenship, only this time it's Ted Cruz. Trump resurrected the attack (which he's previously repudiated) in an interview with The ...read more
Racist Trump Supporter Calls Obama Muslim, Guess What Donald Trump Does?
The media has its hair on fire over the Donald trump controversy du jour, but this one is probably the least surprising thing to happen since the last time someone barfed at a Guy Fieri restaurant. While conducting a town hall meeting in New Hampshire Thursday, a racist Trump ...read more
F*ck Off, Donald
How pathetically predictable: It's official, Donald Trump must now be considered an internet troll. He may not be a spotty teenager in his parent's basement, but relatively speaking, he's not far off. Let's look at the evidence. The blowhard billionaire made his fortune the ...read more
The Daily Banter Mailbag: Spying On Angela Merkel, Ted Cruz's Birther Dad and Smoking Crack With Marion Barry!
Welcome to this week's edition of The Daily Banter Mailbag, where the staff here at Banter respond to reader questions about politics, the media, and apparently now crack cocaine.... We're still without Bob Cesca (no doubt sunning himself on a tropical island after getting ...read more
Birther Busted During House Constitution Reading
Ironically, it wasn't one of the new House members. A woman was arrested in the House gallery Thursday after interrupting a reading of the Constitution by yelling out her belief that President Barack Obama is not a natural born citizen of the United States. When Frank Rep. ...read more