BANTER EXCLUSIVE: Interview With Scott Carter, Producer Of Real Time With Bill Maher
A few weeks ago, Real Time host Bill Maher invited Steve Bannon onto his show, after he was disinvited from the New Yorker Festival. The interview was criticized by the left, just as Bannon's recent appearance in The Economist's festival and his documentary with Errol Morris, ...read more
Sorry, Trump Supporters, Being Openly Racist Will Still Ruin Your Life (And It Always Will)
By now you've probably heard the sad story of poor Harley Barber, the dumb as rocks 19-year-old college student who inexplicably thought posting a video of herself bragging about how much she hates ni**ers would be a good idea. She got kicked out of the sorority she's been dying ...read more
CBS Executive Fired When "Free Speech" Conservatives Suddenly Embrace Political Correctness
Because some people have yet to learn that saying really cruel and stupid things on social media has real world consequences, now-former CBS executive Hayley Geftman-Gold is out of a job and rightfully so. Geftman-Gold inexplicably voiced the heartless opinion that she had no ...read more
Thank God We Finally Solved the Urgent Crisis of Fixing "Baby, It's Cold Outside"
There are a lot of possible reasons why Donald Trump will, unimaginably, be the next President of the United States. There's so much potential blame to go around, in fact, that the Trump victory and all it represents can operate as a kind of Rorschach test, with each person able ...read more
Trigger Warning for Trump Voters: This Article Contains Words Like 'Deplorables' and 'Basket'
Late last week, Hillary Clinton delivered perhaps the best turn-of-phrase in the 2016 election so far -- and while suffering from pneumonia no less. As you've likely heard by now, she referred to half of Donald Trump's supporters as a "basket of deplorables," which is not only ...read more
Is Laughing at Naked Trump "Body-Shaming?" Who Gives a F*ck.
So we're really going to do this, huh? This is really going to be a thing? Apparently, there actually is a school of thought among those opposed to Donald Trump's offensive campaign for president that laughing at a presumably exaggerated version of his naked figure amounts to ...read more
Banter M Issue 50: Politically Correcting the Past, Goodbye to All That Noise, The Final Days of The Tragically Hip
In this week's issue of Banter M: Politically Correcting the Past - Chez Pazienza is none too happy with a writer at Uproxx who attempted to recast Ferris Bueller in 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' as an example of male white privilege. "What you have in this article is a harmless ...read more
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Gave Politically Correct College Kids the Comeuppance They Deserve
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog has always been an essential running gag in late-night comedy. The character, created and voiced by Emmy-winning comic and writer Robert Smigel, debuted on Late Night with Conan O'Brien almost 20 years ago and since then has left a trail of scathing ...read more
It's Time for the Grown-Ups To Take College Back from Their Shrill, Terrified Children
The video is enough to make your blood pressure jump through the roof. It shows a crowd of students gathered around and furiously jeering Nicholas Christakis, the headmaster of Silliman Residential College at Yale, who simply stands still and takes the abuse. One particular ...read more
The World Isn't a "Safe Space": Why College Kids Need To Stop Hiding from Views That Upset Them
Sometimes it's not about saying something radical as much as it is saying it in a way that people will listen and take it seriously. We could write reams of copy here about the silliness of college campuses quashing language and ideas deemed psychically or emotionally injurious ...read more
We Read All of Gary Oldman's Controversial New Interview Before Making a Judgment. Did You?
Maybe you've recently heard, but Gary Oldman is a complete bastard who sympathizes with Mel Gibson, thinks Nancy Pelosi is a "fucking cunt," and can't fathom why everyone is so damn beholden to political correctness. That's certainly the only impression you'd be left with if you ...read more
Here's the Newest Thing That's Racist, Apparently
by Joe Sarkisian In what is only the newest attempt by millennials of the political left to radicalize themselves into irrelevance, a group of students at the University of St. Thomas in Minnesota have forced the cancellation of an end of year event that would have featured a ...read more