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Trump Acknowledges That Trumpism Is A Losing Platform For The Midterms

My personal rule for evaluating Donald Trump’s presidency continues to be: Trump always makes things worse for Trump. No matter which way the president zigs or zags, every decision somehow worsens Trump’s peril, be it legal or political or miscellaneous. It’s kind of a miracle that he continues to …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump Jr. Reportedly Headed For Divorce As All Things Trump Continue To Implode

The strong white female base that once made up Trump’s fiercest supporters are dwindling in numbers. And it seems fitting the same is happening in his innermost circle with the news that broke yesterday that Donald Trump Jr. and his wife, Vanessa, are said to be getting a divorce — the latest in …Continue reading […]

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Did a Suspected Russian Spy Work For Trump Organization In Miami?

In the transcript of Glenn Simpson’s testimony before the House Intelligence Committee, the Fusion GPS co-founder references someone whose name has gone largely unmentioned in the Trump-Russia scandal so far, but whose connections to the President are fascinating: Adam Schiff (D-CA): If we are to …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Did a Suspected Russian Spy Work For Trump Organization In Miami?

In the transcript of Glenn Simpson’s testimony before the House Intelligence Committee, the Fusion GPS co-founder references someone whose name has gone largely unmentioned in the Trump-Russia scandal so far, but whose connections to the President are fascinating: Adam Schiff (D-CA): If we are to …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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By Accusing Trump Jr. of Treason, Steve Bannon is Letting the President Know Who is Boss

Steve Bannon is not only waging war on the GOP establishment, it appears he has now turned his attention onto his political protege, Donald Trump. In a truly astonishing series of excerpts from an upcoming book by Michael Wolff, the Guardian has revealed that Bannon believes the Trump …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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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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The Trumps Are Stupidly Yelling About the Steele Dossier, Which Is Fantastic News

Throughout the past two years, which seem more like two centuries, we’ve witnessed myriad episodes of the unapologetic incompetence of Donald Trump and his surrogates. I don’t think we need to do the complete list, but there’s one area that stands out more than most today. Specifically, it’s kind …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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MEMBERS ONLY: Harvey Weinstein’s Influence Over Democrats is Not Nearly as Big as Republicans Claim

The Banter Long Read: Yesterday, Miramax/The Weinstein Company co-founder Harvey Weinstein was fired effective immediately following the New York Times’ report documenting the multiple allegations of sexual harassment against women and the years of cover-ups…To continue reading …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Donald Trump Jr. Ditched His Secret Service Protection For a Hunting Trip. Allegedly.

Back on September 18, you might recall a rather bizarre story about Donald Trump, Jr, the oldest son of the president. According to a report in The New York Times, we learned that Junior suddenly and without explanation declined his Secret Service protection sometime during the week before the …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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MEMBERS ONLY: Putin’s Favorite Congressman, Julian Assange, and a Conspiracy of Fools

The Banter Long Read: A few months ago, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy was caught on tape joking, “There’s two people I think Putin pays: Rohrabacher and Trump.” Although McCarthy apologized for the remarks later on, he wasn’t entirely wrong…. (Word Count: 1592)To continue reading this …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Sorry, Donald. Your Son is Not a “High-Quality Person”

by Kate HarvestonRefrigerators, cell phones, dress shoes; these are things you might expect to hear described as “high-quality.” You can even check Consumer Reports, get an objective look at their performance and draw your own conclusions based on feedback from hundreds of real-world reviews. …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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MEMBERS ONLY: Healthcare, Donald Trump and the Deeply Confused Mind of a Serial Killer

This is definitely going to be a controversial statement, but so be it..To continue reading this article, please go here. A Banter Membership gets you access to the magazine and all our Members Only content. Your membership also directly funds independent journalism and is greatly appreciated!Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Wait a Second, Trump Just Literally Endorsed Collusion and He’s Not Being Impeached?

One of the themes I’ve been consistently writing about is the alternate reality Donald Trump and his supporters have managed to create over the past two years. While Fox News laid the groundwork for this new, fact free dystopia where up is down, black is white, and immigrants are responsible for …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Bantercast #3: Donald Jr. The Idiot, Ben Cohen Gets Sued Finale!

In this week’s episode of the Bantercast, we talk about explosive news about Donald Trump Jr. selling out his father and confessing to colluding with Russia during the 2016 presidential election. Ben and Michael discuss the shocking revelation and look at how the Trump administration is attempting …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Secret of the Trump Administration: They Are All Fredo

Over the last couple of days, it’s been a trend to compare Donald Trump Jr. to Fredo Corleone, the black sheep in The Godfather’s Corleone family, who’s revealed to have had a hand in the attempted hit on Michael’s life in Part II. In fact, according to The Daily Beast, Junior’s nickname within the …Continue […]

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I Refuse to Write About Obama “Entrapping” Donald Trump Jr.

Why are you even reading this? I already told you: I am not going to write about the latest tinfoil hat nonsense from Fox News, AM Hate Radio and The Drudge Report/Breitbart. I absolutely refuse to talk about the conspiracy theory the right has latched onto that Obama allowed Natalia …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Faced With Indisputable Proof of Trump’s Guilt, the Right Abandons the Rule of Law

You. Yes, you over there with the anti-Trump t-shirt: Put down the champagne and turn off the celebration music. I know you’re excited that Donald Trump Jr. was stupid enough to save an email explicitly detailing criminal activity. I know this proves the Trump campaign did, in fact, collude with …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Guess Who Sean Hannity is Blaming For Trump Jr.’s Russia Collusion Meeting?

What does Donald Trump’s chief cheerleader Sean Hannity do when incontrovertible evidence arises that Trump colluded with the Russian government in attempting to destabilize the US election? Simple: he goes after Hillary Clinton. Retweeting a 5 month old story from Hannity’s new best friend …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Trump Administration Can No Longer Plausibly Deny Collusion With Russia

Just think about these two events carefully for a moment: 1. Despite initially denying it, Donald Trump has explicitly admitted that the Russian government hacked the US election in 2016. 2. Donald Trump Jr. has admitted to meeting with a Kremlin official to get opposition intel on …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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