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Why Robert Mueller Will Destroy Donald Trump’s Presidency

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is the most important man in American politics right now. Mueller is America’s last chance in removing the tyrannical Donald Trump from office, and Trump knows it. This is why the latest news coming from the investigation is encouraging. Thus far, Robert Mueller has …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Russia’s Exploitation of Facebook Is More Terrifying Than You Think

The Banter Long Read: Somehow, this story involves yogurt. You might recall a sidebar during last year’s election season about Chobani, the Greek yogurt people…To continue reading this MEMBERS ONLY article, please go here. You’ll get unrestricted access to all our member’s content, and your …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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5 Times Trump Was Investigated and Nothing Was Done

by Kate HarvestonAmericans are no strangers to complications in the White House. Andrew Jackson wed a married woman during his time in office, Grover Cleveland had an illegitimate child during an election year and won anyway, Richard Nixon rang in the modern era of presidential scandals with …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump Insults US Diplomats By Thanking Putin For Expelling Them From Russia

You have to wonder whether Donald Trump is actively trying to get himself impeached. He clearly desperately wants out of the job he hates, and is doing everything in his power to isolate himself from his party and the entire US government. In response to a question about Vladimir Putin expelling US …Continue reading Continue […]

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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: Congress Just Checkmated Donald Trump

Don’t look now, but Congress just checkmated Donald Trump. Both chambers, both parties…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 …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Former Ethics Chief on Potential Mueller Firing: “Destructive In Ways We Can’t Even Fathom”

It came as no surprise to me that our Government Ethics Chief, Walter Shaub, resigned a few weeks ago. I had the pleasure of listening to him speak and answer questions today at the NPC where he discussed the seriousness of what’s happening inside our White House, and to our country. He reminded us …Continue […]

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Chez and the ‘Trump-Russia’ Attack: One Year Later

Even though it’s only been a handful of months since my friend and colleague Chez Pazienza died, it feels like it’s been a lot longer than that..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 …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Donald Trump is Now Blaming Hillary Clinton For Don Jr.’s Collusion With Russia. Yes, Really.

In a sign that the White House is officially in complete panic mode, Donald Trump is using his favorite scapegoat to detract from the growing investigation into their collusion with Russia. In an unhinged Twitter rant this morning, the Commander In Chief was up bright and early blaming …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Jill Stein is Officially Part of the Senate Investigation

The Senate Judiciary Committee has asked that both Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort testify next week, and in the memo they sent out, they have asked for any and all correspondence between them and Dr. Jill Stein, the 2016 Green Party candidate for President of the United States, and there is …Continue reading Continue […]

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Sean Hannity is Not a Happy Bunny

With President Trump’s inability to accomplish any tangible objective in office, Sean Hannity is turning on everyone he used to love in order to deflect attention away from the president’s collapsing job approval numbers. In an astonishing failure of political leadership and strategy, …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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MEMBERS ONLY: A Little Bit of Sunlight Has Broken Through the Dark Ride of the Trump Crisis

When I lived in Hawaii, there was a commonly used maxim about the weather. If you didn’t like what was falling from the sky, wait five minutes….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 …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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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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Trump’s Latest Tweet is Proof He is Living in an Alternate Universe

According to president Trump, during his face to face meeting with Vladimir Putin, he discussed collaboration with the Kremlin on an “impenetrable Cyber Security unit,” to prevent “election hacking”:If ever there was proof that Trump genuinely lives in a completely alternate universe, this tweet …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Donald Trump is Now Blaming President Obama For Russia Hacks

Proving yet again that he is manifestly unfit to be the Commander in Chief, Donald Trump is now blaming President Obama for Russia hacking the 2016 election, and also calling it a Democratic “scam”. He tweeted out the following salvo in response to the latest revelations from the ongoing …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Sean Hannity is a F*cking Tool

Sean Hannity is convinced the Trump administration has no ties to Russia and there was no collusion between his campaign and the Kremlin during the 2016 election. How does he know this? He keeps repeating it on his show over and over and over again until in his simple little mind actually believes …Continue reading […]

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The Russia Probe is Now So Serious Trump’s Lawyer Just Hired His Own Goddamn Lawyer

Yet more signs of extreme panic are coming out of the White House over the Mueller investigation into Trump’s potential obstruction of justice over Russiagate. Not only has Vice President Mike Pence lawyered up with private counsel in advance of the oncoming shitstorm, Trump’s own personal …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump is So Spooked About the Mueller Investigation He is Attacking Hillary Clinton

The signs that the Trump administration and GOP are seriously panicked about FBI’s special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Donald Trump’s alleged obstruction of justice are growing by the minute. Newt Gingrich went on a bizarre twitter tirade earlier, darkly warning Trump …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Kamala Harris is Roasting Jeff Sessions on Twitter Right Now

After beating up on Jeff Sessions at the Senate testimony today, Sen. Kamala Harris took to twitter to continue roasting him for his maddening performance that consisted of him apparently not recalling or remembering anything.Harris also took exception to senators attempting to cut her off while …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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