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New Reuters/Ipsos Poll Says Millennials Lean Republican, But That’s Not the Whole Story

Yesterday, Reuters/IPSOS released a new poll that, if you believe the headlines, could mean trouble for Democrats in the 2018 midterms. The poll is accompanied by a look into the primary for New Hampshire’s First District, where millennials appear wishy-washy as to which candidate to …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Republican Nightmare: Trump Effect Could Cost Them House AND Senate

What happens when you enable a misogynistic bigot with the competence of a drunk Orangutan to become president? The answer, it seems, is fairly straightforward: electoral disaster at every level of government.  The New York Times reported today that since Donald Trump was elected, Republicans …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Kanye West And Donald Trump Now Represent The Modern Republican Party

Kanye West’s recent statements make him appear like a permanent resident of the Sunken Place. The hip-hop giant recently got back on Trump’s favorite social media outlet to send out a series of missives that have baffled his fanbase, most notably his praise for Candace Owens, an conservative, …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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A Short, Sad History Of Soon To Be Irrelevant Paul Ryan

Yes, folks, you read that headline correctly. In a story broken by Axios this morning, Paul Ryan, the 54th Speaker of the House of Representatives, will retire from Congress at the end of this current session, becoming the first sitting Speaker to forgo re-election in an election year since …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Scott Walker Freaks Out On Twitter As Wisconsin Democrats Crush Republicans in Blue Wave

Last night Wisconsin held local elections. In a normal year, this wouldn’t be such a big deal, but given that nothing is normal under Donald Trump, the results in this state portend the oft-mentioned Blue Wave that will sweep Democrats to victory this fall. For the past eight years, Wisconsin has …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: The Republican Jihad Against Children Didn’t Start With Trump or Parkland

The Banter Long Read: Trump-Republicans have much to answer for. On top of electing this incompetent, misinformed Russian agent, Donald Trump, to the presidency, saddling us all with the responsibility of containing then cleaning up the decades worth of mess he’s making, loyalists to the president …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Yes, The President of the United States Just Endorsed an Alleged Pedophile

Had alleged pedophile and sexual abuser Roy Moore been a Democrat and Barack Obama the President of the United States, Moore would have been condemned and told in no uncertain terms to pull out of the Alabama Senate race. But Roy Moor is a Republican and Donald Trump, who is a sexual predator …Continue reading Continue […]

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Refusing to Set the GOP’s Bar Lower for Roy Moore, Local Union Threatens to Strike

(WARNING: SATIRE! MAYBE!) Wheeling, West Virginia The recent Republican nomination of disgraced former Alabama State Supreme Court Judge Roy Moore has sent shockwaves among political circles. Accused of sexual misconduct by, as of this writing, five women when they were teenagers and …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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MEMBERS ONLY: Brand GOP: Nazis, Pedophiles, Traitors and Molesters

The Banter Long Read: There’s a virus rapidly overtaking the Republican Party. It’s called Trumpism, and it’s killing the party. Don’t get me wrong, I’m perfectly satisfied to see the current Trump-dominated GOP commit slow motion suicide, (hopefully) to be replaced by a party run by Normals from …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Dear Republicans, Get Ready to Start Losing

To the GOP,  Congratulations on your first lesson in karma in the era of Donald Trump! It has been a long time coming, but you’ve finally been made to feel the consequences of your allegiance to a bonafide lunatic who has no business being in the White House. The stunning Democratic sweep last …Continue reading […]

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How Long Do We Have To Listen To White Meathead Assholes Like Clay Higgins?

Barely a month after Republicans voted a self-confessed pussy grabber to be president, but before they elected a pretend Montana cowboy who assaulted a journalist as a congressman, there was Captain Clay Higgins. A disgraced former police captain who was essentially forced to resign after …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Laura Ingraham Mocks Bullied School Kids In Her Defense of Greg Gianforte

On Wednesday night, Republican House candidate Greg Gianforte assaulted journalist Ben Jacobs of The Guardian in response to being asked about the CBO score for the American Health Care Act. Even more shocking than a white, rich, conservative male resorting to brazen violence when he didn’t …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Top GOP Lawmakers Were Secretly Recorded Saying They Think Putin Pays Trump

Thanks to the ubiquity of recording devices and the duplicitousness of members of the GOP, we now know that top Republican congressmen were discussing potential collusion between Trump and Putin before he was even nominated. They didn’t care then and they don’t care now.Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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If Republicans Don’t Stand Up to Trump, They Must Cease to Exist

By Jeremy FasslerThe Republicans lost their minds when they nominated a man who supported states’ rights, was endorsed by the KKK, and was accused of having his finger on the nuclear button. His convention was a disaster, with the moderates in his Party only endorsing him at metaphorical gunpoint. …Continue reading Continue Reading at http://thedailybanter.com

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If Republicans Don’t Stand Up to Trump, They Must Cease to Exist

The Republicans lost their minds when they nominated a man who supported states’ rights, was endorsed by the KKK, and was accused of having his finger on the nuclear button. His convention was a disaster, with the moderates in his Party only endorsing him at metaphorical gunpoint. He was the most …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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