Banter M Issue 73: Donald Trump, Enemy Combatant

In this issue of Banter M:

Donald Trump, Enemy Combatant  - Russia is fighting and winning a cyber war against America, and Trump is an enemy combatant, explains Bob Cesca. Could this be any more serious? 

Bill Maher is Not The Enemy - Every year, the usual suspects among the perpetually aggrieved left pick up their torches and pitchforks and march to the gates of Bill Maher’s house, says Chez Pazienza. But he isn't the enemy, so why do liberals insist on going to war with him?

Ten Days Without Trump - Ben Cohen spent ten days away from the news without hearing a word about Donald Trump. Here's what he learned about world devoid of anxiety, fear and doubt about the future. 

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MEMBERS ONLY: Is Shepard Smith's One Man Truth Bomb Enough To Burst the Fox News Bubble?

Yesterday, during that one-hour-and-fifteen-minute nervous breakdown he called a press conference, Donald Trump singled out Fox News specifically for a presidential plaudit. Specifically, he gave a shout-out -- almost literally, since that entire shitshow of a news conference felt like it was shouted -- to Fox & Friends, a show that's given him a regular morning time slot to talk about whatever he feels like for years now.

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Banter M Issue Issue 72: Everything is Political Now

In this issue of Banter M: 

Everything is Political Now - Chez Pazienza writes about the the infuriating experience of going to a concert and realizing that the performer was partially to blame for the election of Donald Trump. Is having a good time now a thing of the past in this astonishingly partisan era of Trump?

The Trump Resistance Isn't Reaching Voters Who Need to Hear It the Most - Bob Cesca writes about the frustrating inability of the rapidly growing anti Trump movement to get its message to Americans who simply don't hear the real facts.

Why I Support Betsy DeVos - Ben Cohen argues that putting Betsy Devos in charge of American public schools is a great thing, but not for the reasons you might suspect. 

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Banter M Issue 71: No Mandate, No Respect

In this issue of Banter M: 

No Mandate, No Respect - Ben Cohen sends a bold warning to Donald Trump: you get no respect, ever. 

Welcome To the Idiocracy -  Another of the more daunting aspects of the Trump era is the notion of its dropping the bar into a permanent new low, argues Chez Pazienza. And if this is true, what comes next?

The Fake News Era Takes an Even Darker Turn - Bob Cesca reveals some truly terrifying news about which media company might be given access to the president. 

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