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The Weirdest Things Julian Assange Doesn’t Want You To Say About Him

Last November, The Guardian revealed Julian Assange met with Paul Manafort at the Ecuadorian Embassy, shortly after Manafort had been appointed to run the Trump campaign in the spring of 2016. Assange has vociferously denied these claims, calling Guardian reporters Luke Harding and Dan …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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How The RNC Is Rigging The 2020 Primaries To Re-elect Donald Trump

To put it mildly, the Republican Party is explosively crapping its cage about Donald Trump’s prospects for being re-nominated in 2020. The party establishment is so terrified, in fact, that its leadership is actively circling its orange wagons around its bloated chief executive to shield him from …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump Admits Creating ‘Urgent Humanitarian Crisis’ On Border In Shutdown Negotiations

In the latest offer to Congress to get his border wall funded, Trump added what he no doubt believes is a “sweetener” to help Democrats end the government shutdown. That sweetener, however, is an explicit acknowledgment that the he deliberately created a humanitarian crisis on the border with …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Donald Trump Was Never Vetted Because Hillary Was “Supposed” To Win

Jonathan Chait correctly informs us that “Donald Trump Was Never Vetted” yet manages to completely miss the most fundamental reason why this happened: Everyone assumed Hillary was going to win so no one bothered. To be fair to Chait, this was not the only reason and he does an excellent job running …Continue reading Continue […]

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Proud Boy/Giant Snowflake Gavin McInnes’ Feelings Hurt By Mean Yard Signs

Once upon a time, Donald Trump was illegitimately elected President of the United States. White Republican voters rejoiced because they thought this was their chance to let their inner bigot out. No longer would they be embarrassed to spew racial slurs in the street at random people. No longer …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Proud Boy/Giant Snowflake Gavin McInnes’ Feelings Hurt By Mean Yard Signs

Once upon a time, Donald Trump was illegitimately elected President of the United States. White Republican voters rejoiced because they thought this was their chance to let their inner bigot out. No longer would they be embarrassed to spew racial slurs in the street at random people. No longer …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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MEMBERS ONLY: Kevin Hart Still Doesn’t Realize He’s The Problem

(Photograph courtesy of Michael Rozman/Warner Bros.) As of this writing, the Oscars still do not have a host, but Hart is campaigning to get the job back. His first step was to sit down with Ellen DeGeneres on her daytime talk show for an interview. Appearing with one of the most powerful members …Continue reading […]

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Trump Repeated Kremlin Agitprop, And The Press Failed To Say A Damn Thing About It

You might recall how Donald Trump mentioned that the reason the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan was because terrorists were crossing the border into Russia. And so, in 1979, the Soviets retaliated by invading.  While babbling incoherently, as he always does, Trump blurted, “The reason …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump Commits Political Suicide, Says Shutdown Will Last ‘Months Or Years’

In 2019, president Trump appears to be working extremely hard to make the Democrats’  job of opposing him as easy as humanly possible. Facing a career defining stand off with the House, Trump is laying it all on the line in order to get his infamous border wall. And the Democrats are …Continue reading Continue […]

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We Shot Tear Gas at Children at the Border Again and America Yawned

Back in November, the country (rightfully) lost its collective mind over images of the United States border agents firing tear gas at children. The Trump regime had to go into full spin mode to do damage control and Fox News spent weeks justifying the use of chemical weapons against children. But …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Trump Has Two Options For His Wall, Both Spell The End Of His Presidency

As the government shutdown grinds on, Trump’s survival in the White House becomes ever more precarious. Democrats and Republicans are locked in a deadly battle with each side making bold demands and refusing to cede ground. Nancy Pelosi, the new Speaker of the House, has declared that under no …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Media Is Finally Realizing the Religious Right Are Theocratic Monsters

On the last day of 2018, there was a fascinating op-ed in the New York Times by Katherine Stewart that sparked an interesting discussion on social media about the religious right. In it, Stewart explains that the religious right does not, in fact, give a crap about democracy or the rule of law: …Continue reading […]

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Trump Exploded the Debt by 10%. Don’t Blame the GOP, Blame the Press That Enabled Them

If you popped onto Twitter this morning, you almost certainly saw the news that the national debt under Trump has exploded by an additional $2 Trillion in two years. That’s an astonishing 10% increase, a rate that should be unthinkable considering we are not in a world war or in a major economic …Continue reading […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: Would You Vote For Trump If He Was Progressive? I Wouldn’t, And Here’s Why.

Over the holiday season, I spent time with an uncle in the U.K who is decidedly more right wing than I am. He supported Brexit, and views liberal pc culture as one of the biggest problems in British society. My uncle is a highly intelligent man, a professor, lecturer, and columnist who is routinely …Continue […]

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Incoming Wisconsin Governor To Undermine Lame Duck Bills

After incumbent Wisconsin governor Scott Walker lost re-election to Democrat Tony Evers last November, the Republican-controlled state legislature passed a controversial bill stripping key powers away from both Evers and incoming Attorney General Josh Kaul. Under the new rules, Republicans can …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Israel Begins Ethnically Cleansing Its Population

To the surprise of no one who has been paying attention to Israel’s steady march towards ethnonationalism, Netanyahu’s extremist right wing government has begun to purge its population of people it finds undesirable. And they just happen to be black: The Israeli government has issued a notice for …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Tucker Carlson Cites ‘Studies’ Proving Men Turn To Alcohol When Women Earn Than They Do

According to Tucker Carlson, “study after study” proves that women earning more than their male counterparts causes alcoholism, drug abuse, out-of-wedlock births, and prison. On his show last night, Carlson made the stunning assertion, rejecting the notion that rising women’s wages is a “victory …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Romney Declares Support For Trump’s Wall, Proves Again How Spineless Republicans Are

Well, that lasted long. After publishing a scathing Op-Ed about Trump in the Washington Post this week, newly elected Senator Mitt Romney did what Republicans do best: cower when it matters most.  In the midst of a GOP stand off with the Democrats over Trump’s Great Wall, Romney has waded into …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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David Sirota And The Bernie Left Are Now Smearing Joe Biden Over Social Security Cuts

As someone who supported Bernie Sanders in the 2016 election and thought he would be a better candidate for president than Hillary Clinton, I had to face reality when he was resoundingly thumped in the Democratic primary. Sanders lost to Clinton fair and square, and I immediately jumped onboard the …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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