BANTER BLENDER #92: Discussing Bieber’s Racism, the Kimye Wedding, and Hot Actors

On this very special episode of “The Banter Blender,” Ben Mandelker (bsideblog.com) is joined by three of his high school friends: Michelle, Lauren, and Caty. The three immediately launch into a variety of topics, including Justin Bieber’s racist rant, the Kim Kardashian/Kanye West wedding, and, of course, ranking hot actors and athletes. Plus, no high […]

BANTER WITH BEN AND LISA #60: Royal Babies, Kardashian-Jenner Conflict, and Amanda Bynes

On this week’s “Banter with Ben and Lisa,” we talk babies: from Prince George Alexander to North West. We then check in on Brody Jenner’s clash with stepmom Kris Jenner and discuss the latest craziness in Amanda Bynes’ life. Plus, we read a seething piece of hate mail from a Fox News viewer. Always fun! […]

BANTER WITH BEN AND LISA #57: Kanye and Kim Deliver; Also, Kaycee Rice and Paula Deen

Time for another episode of Banter with Ben and Lisa! This week, Ben Mandelker (bsideblog.com) and Lisa Timmons (wherelisalives.com) take on the spawn of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West (who was still unnamed at press time). After that, the two chat about James Gandolfini’s untimely passing, controversial dance sensation Kaycee Rice, new Instagram video features, […]

BANTER WITH BEN AND LISA #47: Gay Facebook, Pregnant Kim Kardashian, and The Real World

From the official description: This week on Banter with Ben and Lisa, Ben Mandelker (bsideblog.com) and Lisa Timmons (wherelisalives.com) welcome back Marcos Luevenos for another rowdy discussion of all things pop culture. The trio tackle all those red gay marriage profile pictures on Facebook as well as Kim Kardshian’s much documented pregnancy and the “Real […]

BANTER WITH BEN AND LISA: Ep: 35 – Kim & Kanye Together? Also, A Special Cameo from Michael Ealy!

Things get a bit racy on this week’s episode of “Banter with Ben and Lisa” as Lisa and I tackle the most pressing dilemma in America: the romance of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West. Then it’s on to Brian McKnight, who has surprised the Internet with his very adult ode to female anatomy. Later, Lisa […]

BANTER WITH BEN AND LISA: Ep. 33 – Hunger Games, Kim Kardashian, and Dolvett

This week, Lisa and I talk about our anticipation for The Hunger Games movie as well as a variety of other stories from pop culture, including Kim Kardashian’s flour attack, Joba Chamberlain’s trampoline accident, a bizarre crime case from Australia, and Whitney Houston’s autopsy results. Plus, there’s plenty of obsession over The Biggest Loser’s Dolvett […]

SUPER BOWL ADS: The Good, The Bad, and the FAIL

The dust has settled. Green Bay has won the Super Bowl, and football season has come to an end. I no longer have to check BetUS for Super Bowl Odds and can return to my normal life of pontificating about pop culture. This, of course, means weighing in on Super Bowl commercials. Overall, this year’s […]