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The New York Times’ Sean Hannity Profile is as Bad as its Nazi One

Just when you thought The New York Times couldn’t sink any lower than their piece lionizing conservative Ben Shapiro, and then another one about Ohio Nazi Tony Hovater (who likes Seinfeld, Applebee’s, and ethnic cleansing) their magazine, not to be one-upped, said “hold my beer” and …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Determine If Your Colleague Is Being a Total Sleaze With The ‘Dazed & Confused’ Law

The hits keep coming: Yesterday Laura McGann, writing for Vox, published an account of the sexual-misconduct allegations against New York Times reporter Glenn Thrush. Thrush, who is 50 and an established, respected journalist, reportedly made passes at young female colleagues, passes that ranged “from unwanted groping…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Battle of the Sexes Heats Up In Wake of Sexual Assault Allegation Tsunami

In the wake of accusations of sexual assault brought forth against Minn. Democratic Senator Al Franken, allegations of sexual misconduct by Alabama Republican Senate Candidate Roy Moore, and sexual harassment and assault accusations against celebrities Louis C.K. and Harvey Weinstein, US women have …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Hollywood Producers Guild Releases “Ax Before You Jax” Pamphlet On When It’s Okay to Masturbate

(WARNING: You are about to read satire!) So you wanna masturbate, preferably in the presence of a woman. We all do my friend. Who doesn’t?! But first you must determine if your particular situation is right for both you and your masturbatory muse. Sounds complicated, right? It’s not! If you follow …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: What Hollywood Can Learn from the 1919 World Series

The fact that this crisis reaches beyond Weinstein to infect organizations like Screen Junkies and Alamo Drafthouse makes it so unprecedented in its scale that no Hollywood scandal to come before it can be a sufficient model for how to correct things going forward. I propose that we take lessons …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Open Robe Sales Plummet After Sexual Misconduct Allegations Involving Mark Halperin and Harvey Weinstein

Saul Terrycloth, owner and operator of Saul’s Open Robe Emporium and Sundries, stared at the racks of open robes on display as a handful of customers browsed indifferently. The once bustling regional retailer giant was now on life-support.“You know there was a time this place would’ve been packed. …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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I Don’t Give a Sh*t About Harvey Weinstein

Americans and the American media only seem to grasp a tragedy, problem, disaster or disease when it happens to a celebrity. I guess we can’t help it. We’re just narrow-minded imbeciles who require a larger-than-life figure through which to experience human emotion vicariously, even if the exact …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Anonymous All Male Panel Assembled to Tackle Rampant Sexual Harassment

Amidst a tidal wave of allegations surrounding disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein, Hollywood entertainment industry executives have teamed up with Washington lawmakers in an effort to end sexual harassment nationally.

“Ladies. We hear you,” said an anonymous entertainment executive. “We …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Can We Please Throw Child Rapist Roman Polanski in Jail Now?

When it comes to naming, shaming and prosecuting sexual predators, there are no sacred cows. While certain high profile figures may be well loved, if there are women claiming they were assaulted by them, they should be believed. Period. This means we take the claims against the likes of Bill …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Living in Fear: Why I Wrote “Me Too” Along With So Many Other Women

by Nicole PerryYesterday the words “Me too” were re-tweeted, posted, and shared all over Facebook and Twitter. News organizations responded by reporting how Alyssa Milano’s initial call to write “Me too” if you have ever been sexually harassed or assaulted had erupted into a huge viral event. Was …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Living in Fear: Why I Wrote “Me Too” Along With So Many Other Women

by Nicole PerryYesterday the words “Me too” were re-tweeted, posted, and shared all over Facebook and Twitter. News organizations responded by reporting how Alyssa Milano’s initial call to write “Me too” if you have ever been sexually harassed or assaulted had erupted into a huge viral event. Was …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Breitbart Starts a “Hollywood Rape Culture Livewire” Because They Love Women So Much

Breitbart.com is outraged by Hollywood rape culture in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, so outraged in fact that they’ve started a ‘Livewire’ on the front page of their site to highlight stories about women suffering in the industry: Coming from the internet cesspool of white …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Breitbart Starts a “Hollywood Rape Culture Livewire” Because They Love Women So Much

Breitbart.com is outraged by Hollywood rape culture in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, so outraged in fact that they’ve started a ‘Livewire’ on the front page of their site to highlight stories about women suffering in the industry: Coming from the internet cesspool of white …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Alison Wonderland shares story of sexual harassment

Over the past few weeks, reports of sexual harassment and sexual assault have made headlines across the country. From accusations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein to accusations against music producer The Gaslamp Killer, women of all backgrounds are coming forward to tell their stories of harassment and assault. Additionally, a social media campaign called “Me Too,” […]

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Hollywood Got Rid of Weinstein, Now Washington Must Get Rid of Trump

Most of my friends were vehemently opposed to Donald Trump for one reason above all others. While disgusting xenophobic rhetoric was appalling and his lack of intellect deeply troubling, it was his attitude and behavior towards women that made Trump a mortal enemy. This was after all a man who …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Bantercast Episode 15: Harvey Weinstein is an Asshole

In this episode of the Bantercast, Ben and Michael discuss the shocking Harvey Weinstein scandal and why sexual assault is so rife in corporate America. Also discussed in today’s show: is ‘toxic masculinity’ a real thing? Are the regressive left responsible for the Alt Right, and how can we stop …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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