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The Roy Moore Election Headquarters Live Stream is the Saddest Thing on the Internet Right Now

It’s OK, you are allowed to watch a room full of hateful white bigots who worked for a racist, misogynistic man who sexually assaulted children, wander glumly around coming to terms with their extraordinary loss.  You can revel in their misery knowing any decent higher power/God/Gods etc will …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Thank You, Alabama.

Thank you, Alabama, for electing Democrat Doug Jones, a decent man who has stood up for the poor, women and minorities his entire life. Thank you Alabama, for rejecting the disgusting politics of Roy Moore, a racist, misogynistic, sexual predator, who targeted and abused children and stood for …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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If Roy Moore Wins in Alabama, Republicans are in a World of Sh*t

There are two possible outcomes for today’s Senate race in Alabama, and both spell disaster for the GOP in both the short and long term. While Donald Trump and his band of lunatics in the White House are betting big on accused pedophile and notorious bigot Roy Moore, the Republican Party are …Continue reading Continue […]

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Trump’s “Lie of the Year” Should be a Wake Up Call to the Far Left

On Tuesday, Politifact named Trump the “Winner” of 2017’s Lie of the Year for denying that Russia interfered in the 2016 election: A mountain of evidence points to a single fact: Russia meddled in the U.S. presidential election of 2016.In both classified and public reports, U.S. intelligence …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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If Roy Moore Wins It Will be Because of Russian Interference and Racist Voter Suppression

The Senate race in Alabama to fill the seat once occupied by Jeff Sessions is a microcosm of last year’s presidential race. On one side we have Doug Jones, a sane, good-natured liberal; on the other we have Roy Moore, a rightier-than-right-wing Republican who believes, among other things, that …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump is Now Blaming Democrats For His Sexual Assaults on Women

Liar in Chief Donald Trump took to Twitter this morning to propagate yet more lies about the women he sexually assaulted by lying about the Democrats and lying about the motivations of the women accusing him who are now demanding a Congressional investigation into his behavior:  The White …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Report Reveals Trump is Basically Too Lazy to Run America

On Sunday, the New York Times published an article describing life in the White House and it is horrifying. Frankly, the only reason the country isn’t in a full scale collapse yet is because of Obama’s vastly unappreciated efforts in rebuilding the economy and government after the previous …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump is Going to Fire Mueller, and Without Mass Protests, American Democracy is Finished

If you’ve been paying attention to the coordinated attacks on Special Counsel Robert Mueller coming from the pro-Trump media, you will have noticed a dramatic acceleration over the past couple of weeks. This is because Trump is almost certainly planning to fire him, yet again obstructing the course …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The White House Denies Trump Sexually Assaulted Women, Despite The Videotape Evidence

Donald Trump is an unrepentant monster. Most Normals know it and we have videotape to prove it. I mean, there’s hard core evidence to prove a wide variety of Trump’s misdeeds and atrocious behavior. Specifically, in terms of his sexual misconduct, there’s tape of that, too.  I’m not …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Anti-Muslim Bigot Attacks “Terrorist” Latino Family With Baseball Bat

A routine trip to a strip mall in Canada almost turned deadly for a Latino family when Mark Phillips, baseball bat in hand, approached Sergio Estepa, Mari Zambrano, their 13-year-old son and a friend, informing them that they were under arrest for being “ISIS terrorists”. After demanding the family …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Stop Blaming Trump for the Evil of Evangelical Republicans

On Sunday, (now former) Evangelical Republican Peter Wehner penned an op-ed for the New York Times lamenting “Why I Can No Longer Call Myself an Evangelical Republican”. In it, he’s astonished at how how sick and diseased both Evangelical Christianity and the Republican Party Party have …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Trumps Demand Accountability For The Press While Refusing To Correct Their Own Endless Roster Of Lies

Donald Trump, Jr. says a lot of stupid shit. For example, he has twice confessed to accusations of conspiring with Russian operatives and Wikileaks by inexplicably posting on Twitter documentary evidence of his contacts with both the operatives and, we assume, Julian Assange. Duh. Junior also …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Big Boy Donald Trump Did a Very Clever Tweet About CNN!

Donald Trump was up early Saturday morning thinking hard about what to say to his 43 million Twitter followers. Tired of being lampooned by the media as being an incompetent idiot with potential brain damage, Trump put on his very best writer’s cap and produced a stunningly clever play on words …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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The Republican Tax Plan Will Literally Kill People

by Kate Harveston In these days of political turmoil and intensifying partisan divide, it’s difficult to keep track of the facts. Corporate-owned media outlets on both ends of the political spectrum market their material as unbiased and factual, all while distorting reality for the sake of profit. …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Democratic Primary “Reforms” Are Turning Out to be Very Un-Democratic

When it was first adopted at the 2016 Democratic National Convention, the Unity Reform Commission sounded like a good idea. The primary had been one of the most contentious in history, with the Sanders side accusing the Clintonites of benefiting from party support, and Hillary voters frustrated at …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Shaun King to His Fellow Progressives: Stop With the “Both Parties are the Same” Bullsh*t

Last night, I read Shaun King’s “Atlanta Mayoral Race Shows What Happens When Progressives Don’t Compromise” and almost wept with joy. As one of the loudest voices in Bernie’s movement, King has spent an awful lot of time playing purity politics. If his preferred candidate didn’t win, then fuck …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Even Evangelical Christians Are Fleeing Trump as His Poll Numbers Evaporate

White evangelical Christians overwhelmingly supported Donald Trump for president in 2016, believing that a man who confessed to sexually assaulting women, denigrated immigrants and ran on a vicious campaign of bigotry and hatred would be preferable to a woman who, well, wrote some emails or …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Roy Moore Called America “Evil” and No One Noticed

In an eerie echo of Donald Trump, Republican candidate Roy Moore chose violent Russian dictator Vladimir Putin over his own country, calling the United States “evil” and finding common cause with the murderous strongman: In an interview with the Guardian’s Anywhere But Washington series, Moore also …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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John Lewis Shows Liberals How to Deal With Donald Trump

For many Americans it is increasingly difficult to see a way to hold Donald Trump accountable for any of this actions. The president breaks laws and incinerates political norms on a daily basis and no one appears to be able to do anything about it. The Republican controlled congress is providing …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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The Case for the Loser Offspring of Billionaires

There are millions of Americans without adequate healthcare and potentially millions more soon to be added to their ranks. There are tens of millions of working poor on food stamps. Total debt on student loans is well over a trillion dollars. Home ownership is more elusive than it has been in …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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