NBC News Report On Early Voting Is Seriously Flawed
Yesterday, NBC News ran a story that threatened to send fervent election-watchers into a downward spiral. Using data provided by TargetSmart, reporter Adam Edelman and the NBC News Data Analytics Lab said that Republicans were outpacing Democrats in early voting, which is now ...read more
Here's What To Do With All Those "Coal Rolling" Conservative Truckers
By now you've probably heard about the truly incredible practice of "rolling coal," whereby people install smoke stacks in their trucks so that when their engines are revved, they emit large plumes of black diesel smoke. In this video, you can see the driver has placed a bumper ...read more
How To Get Away With Bigotry In Just 3 Words: "It's My Faith"
On Wednesday night, the city of Houston, Texas passed an ordinance banning discrimination based on, among other characteristics, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, sex, nationality, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, and military status. Given the sweeping nature of ...read more
Spot The Blooper in This Fox News Tease About Teen Hookups on Tinder
Here at The Daily Banter, we don't usually traffic in news bloopers, but since this one doubles as a test of mental acuity, we'll make an exception. On Monday morning, Fox 26 News at 8 a.m. teased a story about Tinder, a smartphone app that allows users to locate hookup ...read more
Notoriously Dirty Houston New Home for Clean Tech Start Ups?
David Ferris over at Forbes gives a fascinating look at a new tech start up incubator 'Surge Accelerator' in the traditionally environmentally suspect Houston: Surge wants to serve a gap in Houston’s startup ecosystem: the entrepreneur who has a great idea but lacks the money, ...read more