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Hangout Fest delivers impeccably curated 2020 lineup topped by Red Hot Chili Peppers, Illenium, Post Malone

Alabama’s Hangout Fest is gearing up for a massive 2020 edition, backed by one of the festival’s strongest lineups to date. The roster for Hangout’s 2020 run is topped by Post Malone, Lana Del Rey, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Billie Eilish, with a slew of electronic, indie, and hip-hop offerings rounding out the […]

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Hangout Fest delivers impeccably curated 2020 lineup topped by Red Hot Chili Peppers, Illenium, Post Malone

Alabama’s Hangout Fest is gearing up for a massive 2020 edition, backed by one of the festival’s strongest lineups to date. The roster for Hangout’s 2020 run is topped by Post Malone, Lana Del Rey, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Billie Eilish, with a slew of electronic, indie, and hip-hop offerings rounding out the […]

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Toyota and Mazda Agree to Pay $6 Million to Protect Tiny Fish Near New Alabama Manufacturing Plant

Toyota and Mazda picked Huntsville, Alabama for their new $1.6 billion joint manufacturing plant earlier this year, but it didn’t take long for objections to roll in. The issue of the plant’s potential to push a fish species to extinction was raised in June, and the companies agreed, months later, to spend $6 million…Read more… […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: Beto Shouldn’t Run In 2020, But Not Because He Can’t Win

This week, outgoing Congressman Beto O’Rourke said he would not rule out running for president in 2020. While a tantalizing prospect, should Beto run, he may be missing an opportunity to build something else far more powerful in the long run…. To continue reading this article, please go here.Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Why A Tiny Fish Is Stalling The New Toyota-Mazda Factory In Alabama

A small, Alabama-native fish species that rarely grows longer than an inch had a big impact on the 2,400-acre site of the planned $1.6-billion plant for Toyota and Mazda. A lawsuit about the fish’s potential for extinction with development in the area was filed in June, and the automakers announced that work to build…Read more… […]

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Lawsuit Claims $1.6-Billion Toyota-Mazda Factory Could Push Fish Species To Extinction

During the entire last half of 2017, more than a dozen U.S. states were making a fuss to become the site of a $1.6-billion production plant for Toyota and Mazda. Now that the companies have picked Alabama, the fuss has changed—the plant could put a rare fish species at risk of extinction, according to a […]

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Lynching Memorial Opens in Alabama

“Alabama’s the Confederacy,” Fran Liebowitz said on Real Time last year, correcting Bill Maher’s assertion that it was the heartland. Its long association with slavery, racism, and pedophilic Senate candidates will take a long time to shake. Its current governor, Kay Ivey, signed the …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Alabama Continues To Honor The Sin of Slavery

The state of Alabama continues to stain the nation as it shows us one of the many ways America’s racist legacy persists. Every fourth Monday in April, Alabama consciously chooses to honor hate and the myth of white supremacy by celebrating Confederate Memorial Day – a state holiday, meaning …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Six Sitting Members of Congress Who Voted Against Martin Luther King Day

Today we honor the life of Martin Luther King Jr. Through the power of his words and his actions, MLK inspired people to put their lives on the line in the fight for equality between the races, a struggle that continues to this day. When we remember him, we should remember both what he achieved […]

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Black Voters (Especially Black Women) are the Base of the Democratic Party

When I wrote my article yesterday about voter suppression in Alabama, I was resigned that Yellowhammer State would elect Roy Moore – a racist, misogynistic, pedophile – to the Senate seat formerly held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. But as I read reports on Twitter about the high turnout, I …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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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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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’s Official Endorsement of Pedophile Roy Moore Proves The GOP is Beyond Salvation

Today, Donald Trump endorsed Republican Alabama Senate Candidate Roy Moore – religious fanatic, anti-gay marriage, Islamophobic, pedophiliac Roy Moore, the most dangerous Senate candidate since David Duke. For the past few weeks, the President has soft-pedaled around a firm endorsement. …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Jimmy Kimmel is Destroying Roy Moore on Twitter

When you’re a 70 year old sex offender running for political office, it’s probably not a great idea to engage in a Twitter war with a professional comic who is a) smarter than you, b) funnier than you, and c) not a sex offender.  But no, Alabama’s Roy Moore seems to think he can match […]

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Holy. Sh*t. The Federalist Literally Just Endorsed Molesting Little Girls

The Federalist just became the latest in a growing list of right wingers to not only support Republican Roy Moore, the child molesting Senate candidate from Alabama, but also to actually defend the practice of grown men sexually assaulting underage girls. No, that is not a typo. First, author …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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It’s Dressing. Save a Life; Cut It Out With the Stuffing Shit

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is literally in just a few days. It seems like only yesterday that summer was lighting a literal fire under so many folks’ asses. But here we are. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday; you get good food and fellowship with family and friends. And speaking of good food, it’s […]

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Roy Moore Releases Etiquette Guide for Young Women

[SATIRE WARNING: THIS IS SATIRE. SORT OF…] Controversial Alabama Republican Senate Candidate and two time former State Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore released a how to guide on “courtship and feminine etiquette”. “I felt, with the way my name has been maligned in the media, that I should do my …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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