Archive | Sexual harassment

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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Republicans Release #DemMeToo in Support Victims of Sexual Harassment by Democratic Leaders

(WARNING: SATIRE! Eh, maybe…) In the first year of the Trump Presidency there hasn’t been much in the way of compromise or even to be thankful about. But Republicans are trying to remain positive that bipartisanship is possible. And the issue of Democratic sexual harassment is something they feel …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Al Franken Must Now Resign in the Wake of Second Groping Allegation

I hate writing this, but Minnesota Senator Al Franken has no other choice but to resign in the wake of a second allegation of inappropriate sexual behavior towards a woman. Reported the Huff Post:  Lindsay Menz, 33, told CNN in a report published on Monday that Franken “inappropriately touched …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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White Alabama Voters Will Likely Send an Alleged Child Molester To The US Senate

I have very little confidence that white Alabama voters will do the right thing and send Democratic Senatorial candidate Doug Jones to the United States Senate. On December 12th, I am anticipating that the special election results will show Republican Senatorial candidate Roy Moore – a sexual …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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No Donald, Al Franken’s Sex Crimes Don’t Get You Off the Hook

Donald Trump is the master of distraction, a bonafide expert in creating so much chaos around him that no one can remember the last appalling thing he did forcing us to move on to whatever he did today.  As ‘liberal’ Hollywood reels from the Harvey Weinstein scandal and prominent Democrats …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Liberals Defending Bill Clinton Need to Ask Themselves Some Very Hard Questions

Earlier this week, I published a piece for Banter Members arguing that Bill Clinton was likely a rapist and that now was the time for the left to denounce him. I’ve received a lot of flak for the piece on two fronts, firstly that I attacked a Clinton, and secondly that I published it in […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: Al Franken’s Apology and the Left’s Ownership of Sexual Crimes

(Image via Getty Images) The Banter Long Read: KABC commentator Leeann Tweeden accused Senator Al Franken of groping her in a photograph during a 2006 USO tour. The photograph depicts her asleep in a cargo plane while Franken, smiling to the camera, is seen with his hands on her …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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How, if You’re a Man, to Deal With the Fact That You’re Probably Trash

The one thing I keep coming back to when thinking about Louis C.K. now isn’t the bizarre and abusive sexual habits revealed, in detail, last week by the New York Times—repeated forms of sexual misconduct that confirm the long-standing rumors about him and validate platforms such as Gawker, who first reported on this…Read more… Continue […]

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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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DC Comics Has Suspended Editor Eddie Berganza Amidst Allegations of Sexual Harassment

This week, BuzzFeed News published the accounts of multiple women who alleged that they were sexually harassed by DC comics group editor Eddie Berganza while working for the publisher. Today, DC acknowledged the accusations being leveled against Berganza and made it’s first official statement.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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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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Hell Inc. Installs New CEO Lilith As Satan Resigns Amidst Sexual Harassment Claims

This morning, Hell Inc. released a statement in response to sexual harassment claims made by six hundred and sixty six former and current employees against Satan, Lord of Lies. As of today, Satan has officially resigned his position as CEO and is no longer employed by Hell Inc. The board quickly …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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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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Jake Tapper Just Ended Bill O’Reilly on Twitter

Do not fuck with Jake Tapper. That’s the message Bill O’Reilly learned today in what has to be the best public takedown of the loudmouthed conservative in years. Perhaps in an attempt to remain relevant after he was booted out of Fox, O’Reilly figured it would be a good idea to insult Tapper …Continue reading Continue […]

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Jake Tapper Just Ended Bill O’Reilly on Twitter

Do not fuck with Jake Tapper. That’s the message Bill O’Reilly learned today in what has to be the best public takedown of the loudmouthed conservative in years. Perhaps in an attempt to remain relevant after he was booted out of Fox, O’Reilly figured it would be a good idea to insult Tapper …Continue reading Continue […]

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