Real Time with Bill Maher
Each week Bill Maher surrounds himself with a panel of guests which include politicians, actors, comedians, musicians and the like to discuss what's going on in the world.Real Time with Bill Maher featuring Bill Maher has one or more episodes streaming on HBO, available for purchase on iTunes, and available for purchase on Prime Video. It's a comedy show with 483 episodes over 16 seasons. Real Time with Bill Maher has a new episode airing on January 18th, 2019 (PST). It has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (11,044 votes).
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S01 E01Feb 22, 2003
February 21, 2003 Feb 22, 2003 Guests: Author Ann Coulter, actor Larry Miller, author Michael Eric Dyson, comedian Sarah Silverman, comedian Chris RockTopics: The United Nations, Affirmative Action
S01 E02Mar 1, 2003
February 28, 2003 Mar 1, 2003 Guests: Actor Larry Miller, conservative commentator Monica Crowley, comedian Eric Idle, musician Dave Matthews, author David Horowitz, columnist Ted RallTopics: Possibility of war with Iraq, selection of the new World Trade Center designs
S01 E03Mar 8, 2003
March 07, 2003 Mar 8, 2003 Guests: Michael Graham, Danielle Pletka, cartoonist Ted Rall, actor D. L. Hughley, comedian Arj Barker, Doug Benson, actor Woody HarrelsonTopics: President Bush's press conference, reality TV and terrorism
S01 E04Mar 15, 2003
March 14, 2003 Mar 15, 2003 Guests: Monica Crowley, Arianna Huffington, comedian Dennis Miller, comedian Nick Swardson, Rev. Jesse JacksonTopics: The coming Iraq war, the stock market
S01 E05Mar 22, 2003
March 21, 2003 Mar 22, 2003 Guests: Actor Larry Miller, Constance L. Rice, Tim Robbins, musician Grant-Lee Phillips, Jon Brion, US war veterans Ward Tayne, Delphine Metcalf-Foster, Shad MeshadTopics: Iraq war, veterans rights and whether or not support for the troops means supporting the war, the Oscars
S01 E06Mar 29, 2003
March 28, 2003 Mar 29, 2003 Guests: Actor Larry Miller, Michael Graham (II), Janeane Garofalo, Bob Odenkirk, Michael MooreTopics: Iraq war, southern states, Dixie Chicks controversy
S01 E07Apr 5, 2003
April 04, 2003 Apr 5, 2003 Guests: Arianna Huffington, radio host Michael Graham, Aaron McGruder, Jeffrey Ross, Joe ScarboroughTopics: Iraq war, SARS, Peter Arnett, Geraldo Rivera, Affirmative Action
S02 E01Jan 17, 2004
January 16, 2004 Jan 17, 2004 Guests: Ret. Gen. Wesley Clark, musician Moby, Rev. Al Sharpton, actor Ron Silver, congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA)Topics: American values, Iraq, MoveOn.org, environment
S02 E02Jan 24, 2004
January 23, 2004 Jan 24, 2004 Guests: Actor Richard Belzer, novelist Farai Chideya, senator John Edwards, David Frum, Ralph NaderTopics: Iowa caucus, The Apprentice, Olivia Goldsmith, sexuality in islamic countries
S02 E03Jan 31, 2004
January 30, 2004 Jan 31, 2004 Guests: Actor Larry Miller, actor Sean Astin, former Bush-Cheney 2000 press secretary Mindy Tucker-Fletcher; on satellite Max Cleland and Michael MooreTopics: Democratic presidential candidates, gay marriage, Israel
S02 E04Feb 7, 2004
February 06, 2004 Feb 7, 2004 Guests: Author Andrew Sullivan, journalist Ron Suskind, actor Rob Schneider, politician Carol Moseley Braun, politician Jennifer GranholmTopics: Janet Jackson's Super Bowl stunt, Martha Stewart, special interests' power over politicians
S02 E05Feb 14, 2004
February 13, 2004 Feb 14, 2004 Guests: Actor Jason Alexander, writer Deborah Simmons, actor William Baldwin, Bill Burkett (II), James Moore[ (II), Heather WilsonTopics: Bush military service, The Passion of the Christ, pornography
S02 E06Feb 21, 2004
February 20, 2004 Feb 21, 2004 Guests: Comedian D. L. Hughley, writer Debra Dickerson, actor Jon Favreau, George Allen, Rep. Dennis KucinichTopics: John Kerry, John Edwards, outsourcing, black culture
S02 E07Feb 28, 2004
February 27, 2004 Feb 28, 2004 Guests: Actor Ian McKellen, politician Christine Todd Whitman, Sandy Rios, Kwame Kilpatrick, Ralph NaderTopics: The Passion of the Christ, gay marriage, environment
S03 E01Feb 19, 2005
February 18, 2005 Feb 19, 2005 Guests: Correspondent Lesley Stahl, actor Robin Williams, former HHS Sec. Tommy Thompson, Sen. Joe Biden, actor Don CheadleTopics: On protecting sources, Jeff Gannon, on interrogating prisoners, Iraq elections, Darfur
S03 E02Feb 26, 2005
February 25, 2005 Feb 26, 2005 Guests: Former baseball slugger José Canseco, actor Tim Robbins, Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones, talk show host Tucker Carlson, Gov. Mike HuckabeeTopics: On steroids, on Iran and Iraq, on religious belief, Ward Churchill, President Bush, on Covenant Marriage, Million Dollar Baby
S03 E03Mar 5, 2005
March 04, 2005 Mar 5, 2005 Guests: Former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno, former NIH administrator Bernadine Healy, actor Dave Foley, Ward Churchill and Michael Faughnan, and comic Whoopi Goldberg via satellite.Topics: BTK killer, on the Ten Commandments, torture, on raising children
S03 E04Mar 12, 2005
March 11, 2005 Mar 12, 2005 Guests: Rep. Barney Frank, comedian Richard Belzer, writer Andrew Breitbart, writer Irshad Manji, and writer Camille Pagila.Topics: Gay marriage, women of Iraq, war, teachers sleeping with students, Michael Jackson
S03 E05Mar 19, 2005
March 18, 2005 Mar 19, 2005 Guests: Gov. Frank Murkowski, actor Jason Alexander, Gov. Christie Whitman, Rep. Ileana Ross-Lehtinen, and author Thomas Frank.Topics: ANWR, steroids, Republican Party, environment
S03 E06Apr 2, 2005
April 01, 2005 Apr 2, 2005 Guests: TV host Bill O'Reilly, academic Cornel West, actor Alec Baldwin, actor/comedienne Whoopi Goldberg, and Rev. Jesse Jackson.Topics: Pope, Terri Schiavo, Republican majority
S03 E07Apr 9, 2005
April 08, 2005 Apr 9, 2005 Guests: former Gov. Mario Cuomo, actor Ian McShane, writer Arianna Huffington, TV host Rev. Joe Watkins, and conservative Richard Perle.Topics: Tom DeLay, Iraq, immigration
S04 E01Feb 18, 2006
February 17, 2006 Feb 18, 2006 Guests: Sen. Russ Feingold (D-WI), commentator Fred Barnes, actor Eddie Griffin, reporter Helen Thomas, Iraq advisor Dan SenorTopics: Cheney shooting, on the Patriot Act, Bush, Mohammad cartoons
S04 E02Feb 25, 2006
February 24, 2006 Feb 25, 2006 Guests: actor Danny Glover, fmr. Sen. Gary Hart, author Irshad Manji, Rep. Heather Wilson, and columnist Nicholas KristofTopics: Dubai ports, the extreme Left, Iraq, religious use of hallucinogenic tea
S04 E03Mar 4, 2006
March 03, 2006 Mar 4, 2006 Guests: Comedian D. L. Hughley, editor/journalist Graydon Carter, correspondent Dana Priest, fmr. Dir. of FEMA Michael Brown, fmr. CIA case officer/author Bob Baer, actor Harry AndersonTopics: Oscars, rebuilding New Orleans, Iraq
S04 E04Mar 11, 2006
March 10, 2006 Mar 11, 2006 Guests: Feminist Gloria Steinem, actor Larry Miller, editor Ramesh Ponnuru, baseball's Pete Rose, reporter John BurnsTopics: Port security, baseball, Bush, Iraq
S04 E05Mar 18, 2006
March 17, 2006 Mar 18, 2006 Guests: R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe, actor/comedian Richard Belzer, Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), writer Michele Mitchell, television anchor Lou DobbsTopics: Troops and Iraq, corporate America, Chile's new President
S04 E06Mar 25, 2006
March 24, 2006 Mar 25, 2006 Guests: Actor Jason Alexander, author/theologian Reza Aslan, Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA), reporter Michael Ware, talk show host Tavis SmileyTopics: Religion, torture, Katrina
S04 E07Apr 1, 2006
March 31, 2006 Apr 1, 2006 Guests: Actor Robert Wuhl, actor Seth Green, author Erica Jong, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, anchorman Jorge RamosTopics: Immigration, Bush, telling history
S05 E01Feb 17, 2007
February 16, 2007 Feb 17, 2007 Guests: Fmr Lt. Gov. Michael Steele, fmr Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina, TV host Craig Ferguson; via satellite, fmr Sen. John Edwards (D-NC) and basketball player John AmaechiTopics: Developments in North Korea, Iran, and Iraq; global warming; Mitt Romney and Mormonism; Al Franken Senate campaign
S05 E02Feb 24, 2007
February 23, 2007 Feb 24, 2007 Guests: Rep. Darrell Issa, author Ayaan Hirsi Ali, actor Steven Weber; via satellite, Sen. Joe Biden and filmmaker David MametTopics: Guantanamo Bay detention camp, clash of civilizations, developments in Iraq, David Geffen political comments, cameras in courtrooms
S05 E03Mar 3, 2007
March 02, 2007 Mar 3, 2007 Guests: Author/commentator John Ridley, MSNBC's Joe Scarborough, Rep. Barney Frank; via satellite, journalist Seymour Hersh and actress Mia FarrowTopics: Middle East dynamics, war criticism from Congress and John McCain, attempt on Dick Cheney, latest on Darfur conflict, James Cameron's Jesus documentary
S05 E04Mar 10, 2007
March 09, 2007 Mar 10, 2007 Guests: Author David Kuo, Washington Post reporter Dana Milbank, comedienne Roseanne Barr, author Deepak Chopra; via satellite, Maj. Gen. Paul Eaton (ret.)Topics: Walter Reed controversy, Scooter Libby verdict, Rudy Giuliani campaign, Ann Coulter comments, afterlife and spirituality
S05 E05Mar 17, 2007
March 16, 2007 Mar 17, 2007 Guests: Actor Jason Alexander, Martha Raddatz of ABC News, journalist Dan Rather; via satellite, comedian Chris Rock and fmr Gov. Mike HuckabeeTopics: Dismissal of U.S. attorneys controversy, war on drugs, gays in the military, evolution of news business
S05 E06Mar 29, 2007
March 23, 2007 Mar 29, 2007 Guests: Fmr Bush speechwriter David Frum, Atlanta mayor Shirley Franklin, musician John Legend; via satellite, fmr Natl Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski and Sen. Bernie SandersTopics: Iraq War anniversary, more on U.S. attorney firings, energy independence, campaign finance, "purity balls"
S05 E07Mar 31, 2007
March 30, 2007 Mar 31, 2007 Guests: Radio host Michael Smerconish, comedian D. L. Hughley, Court TV's Catherine Crier; via satellite, Fmr Sec'y of State Madeleine Albright and Rep. Ron PaulTopics: Funding of Iraq War, Clinton vs. Obama, privatization of government, still more on U.S. attorney firings, death of Pat Tillman
S06 E01Jan 12, 2008
January 11, 2008 Jan 12, 2008 Guests: Entrepreneur Mark Cuban, former TV anchor Catherine Crier, former press secretary Tony Snow, Rolling Stone writer Matt Taibbi (election correspondent), humorist P.J. O'RourkeTopics: New Hampshire primary, electronic voting machines, Iraq troop surge, subprime lending and prospects for economic recession. Maher refrained from a large-scale discussion of the ongoing writers' strike, offering only a brief opinion in the closing moments of the show.
S06 E02Jan 19, 2008
January 18, 2008 Jan 19, 2008 Guests: Comedian D. L. Hughley, Wall Street Journal columnist John Fund, country singer Trace Adkins, author/sex columnist Dan Savage (election correspondent), journalist Fareed ZakariaTopics: South Carolina primary and influence of religion, militant violence in Pakistan, U.S. relations with Iran, impact of economy on the election, defining victory in Iraq, thoughts on Confederate flag
S06 E03Jan 26, 2008
January 25, 2008 Jan 26, 2008 Guests: Actor/comedian Richard Belzer, musician Herbie Hancock, reporter Martha Raddatz, political strategist Amy Holmes (election correspondent), country singer Merle HaggardTopics: Bill Clinton's role in campaign, Democratic campaign issues and oversight of Iraq War, Taliban's resurgence in Afghanistan, race and gender in the election, Rudy Giuliani's campaign strategy
S06 E04Feb 2, 2008
February 01, 2008 Feb 2, 2008 Guests: Columnist Clarence Page, feminist Kim Gandy, Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), pollster/author Frank Luntz, Rolling Stone writer Matt Taibbi (election correspondent)Topics: State of the Union address, Clinton/Obama debate and Republican strategy, withdrawals of Giuliani and Edwards, Middle East policy
S06 E05Feb 9, 2008
February 08, 2008 Feb 9, 2008 Guests: Author/columnist Jonah Goldberg, political strategist Matthew Dowd, sportscaster Bob Costas, political humorist P.J. O'Rourke (election correspondent), CNN analyst Amy HolmesTopics: Super Tuesday results, suspension of Mitt Romney's campaign, McCain vs. conservatives, U.S. role as superpower, Roger Clemens steroid controversy and overdependence on prescription drugs, death of Maharishi
S06 E06Feb 16, 2008
February 15, 2008 Feb 16, 2008 Guests: Commentator Andrew Sullivan, veterans' activist Paul Rieckhoff, Nina Hachigian of the Center for American Progress, pollster Frank Luntz (election correspondent), Sen Claire McCaskill (D-MO)Topics: Clinton vs. Obama, candidates' policies toward Middle East, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act renewal and changes, John McCain vs. Democrats, Roger Clemens congressional hearing
S06 E07Feb 23, 2008
February 22, 2008 Feb 23, 2008 Guests: Former Bush speechwriter David Frum, The Hotline editor Amy Walter, Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA), Rolling Stone writer Matt Taibbi (election correspondent), journalist Tom BrokawTopics: Clinton/Obama debate, John McCain lobbyist controversy, Americans' love of country and Michelle Obama remarks, candidates' positions on war, resignation of Fidel Castro, beef recall
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S07 E01Feb 21, 2009
February 20, 2009 Feb 21, 2009 Guests: Financial Times editor Chrystia Freeland, journalist Tina Brown, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA); via satellite, Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), journalist Brigitte GabrielTopics: The economy, President Obama's first month in office
S07 E02Feb 28, 2009
February 27, 2009 Feb 28, 2009 Guests: Actor Alan Cumming, political satirist and journalist P. J. O'Rourke, Mayor Gavin Newsom (D-San Francisco); via satellite, political correspondent George Stephanopoulos, author Robin WrightTopics: Obama's speech, Bobby Jindal, marijuana, home ownership, Iraq, Afghanistan and troops, future of the Rep. party, Vatican and indulgences
S07 E03Mar 7, 2009
March 06, 2009 Mar 7, 2009 Guests: Businessman T. Boone Pickens; Mayor Cory Booker (D-Newark); news anchor Erin Burnett; author Peter SingerTopics: The economy, green energy, charity and philanthropy, socialism
S07 E04Mar 14, 2009
March 13, 2009 Mar 14, 2009 Guests: Comedian Sarah Silverman, professor Michael Eric Dyson, author Andrew Breitbart, columnist Steven PearlsteinTopics: State of the Rep. party, racism in America, the Teachers' Union, stem cell research
S07 E05Mar 21, 2009
March 20, 2009 Mar 21, 2009 Guests: Fmr. Sec. of State Madeleine Albright, television host Keith Olbermann, actress Kerry Washington, senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), journalist Andrew Ross SorkinTopics: AIG bonuses, the crisis, Teenage pregnancy in America, Glenn Beck, right-wing power
S07 E06Mar 28, 2009
March 27, 2009 Mar 28, 2009 Guests: Senator Bill Bradley, author Christopher Hitchens, rapper Mos Def, author Salman RushdieTopics: Banking crisis, Legalization of marijuana, Nuclear proliferation
S07 E07Apr 4, 2009
April 03, 2009 Apr 4, 2009 Guests: Joe the Plumber, Journalist David Frum, comedian Carol Leifer, writer Reihan Salam, reporter Sam DonaldsonTopics: 2009 G-20 London summit, tax cut, health care, Carbon tax, nuclear energy
S08 E01Feb 20, 2010
February 19, 2010 Feb 20, 2010 Guests: Chair of the Congressional Oversight Panel Elizabeth Warren, comedienne Wanda Sykes, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane , former Governor Eliot Spitzer, and Norah O'DonnellTopics: Lack of action by government, bipartisanship, the filibuster, Obama's handling of terrorism, torture, controversy over Family Guy's Down's Syndrome episode, race and criticism of Obama, Don't Ask, Don't Tell, Kevin Smith's airplane incident, obesity, Bill's tweet criticizing media coverage of Haiti
S08 E02Feb 27, 2010
February 26, 2010 Feb 27, 2010 Guests: President of the Council on Foreign Relations Richard Haass, journalist Chrystia Freeland, political writer Reihan Salam, actress Olivia Wilde, comedian Adam Carolla, comedian Chris RockTopics: Iran, health care, Obama Republicans summit, Congress majority, guns, defense budget, caged animals
S08 E03Mar 6, 2010
March 05, 2010 Mar 6, 2010 Guests: Actor Sean Penn, journalist Andrew Ross Sorkin, co-founder of the Huffington Post Arianna Huffington, director Michael MooreTopics: Earthquakes in Haiti and Chile, Hugo Chávez, Economic activism, Health Care, the economy regulation of the financial industry, labor relations, the Oscars, Republican fundraising tactics, the Media
S08 E04Mar 13, 2010
March 12, 2010 Mar 13, 2010 Guests: Senator Michael Bennet, actor Hill Harper, former Governor Gary Johnson, Amy Holmes, journalist John HeilemannTopics: Health care, deficit spending and the national debt, climate change, marijuana legalization, race relations, Mitt Romney, No Apology: The Case for American Greatness, Eric Massa, Game Change, Liz Cheney, education, Jihad Jane
S08 E05Mar 20, 2010
March 19, 2010 Mar 20, 2010 Guests: Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-OH), San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom (D), economist Stephen Moore, PoliticsDaily.com editor-in-chief Melinda Henneberger and actor Emile HirschTopics: Health care, the economy, regulation of banking and insurance industries, the Congo, blood diamonds, "blood minerals" from the Congo (tantalum, tungsten, and tin), Oxfam, access to clean water in developing countries, campaign finance reform
S08 E06Mar 27, 2010
March 26, 2010 Mar 27, 2010 Guests: Journalist and author Christopher Hitchens, journalist Jonathan Capehart, musician Rob Thomas, President of the American Federation of Teachers Randi Weingarten and comedian Jeff GarlinTopics: Health care, Catholic sex abuse cases, war in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Tea Party movement, Birthers, John McCain, the National Debt, Education Reform, Jesse James sex scandal, Marijuana Control, Regulation, and Education Act, altering of curriculum and guidelines for textbooks by conservatives on the Texas State Board of Education, Intelligent design, Internet flames, Celebrity political activism, Political correctness
S08 E07Apr 10, 2010
April 09, 2010 Apr 10, 2010 Guests: Musician Billie Joe Armstrong, chef Alice Waters, and comedian Chris RockTopics: Bill conducts one-on-one interviews
S09 E01Jan 15, 2011
January 14, 2011 Jan 15, 2011 Guests: Assistant to the President Elizabeth Warren, actor Martin Short, political analyst James Carville, political consultant Mike Murphy, Editor-at-large of Reuters Chrystia FreelandTopics: Consumer protection, Tucson shooting, gun control, right wing rhetoric, health care
S09 E02Jan 22, 2011
January 21, 2011 Jan 22, 2011 Guests: Journalist Michael Hastings, politician/businessman David Stockman, political commentator Rachel Maddow, economist Stephen Moore, entrepreneur Russell SimmonsTopics: Keith Olbermann, Tunisian protests, health care, Ronald Reagan's legacy, gun control, Tucson shooting
S09 E03Jan 29, 2011
January 28, 2011 Jan 29, 2011 Guests: Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele, NRO host Will Cain, former Canadian PM Kim Campbell, Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA), comedian D. L. HughleyTopics: 2011 State of the Union Address, deficit, education, 2011 Egyptian protests, 2011 Domodedovo International Airport bombing, climate change, evolution
S09 E04Feb 5, 2011
February 04, 2011 Feb 5, 2011 Guests: Journalist Mona Eltahawy, director Charles H. Ferguson, conservative columnist John Fund, Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY), astrophysicist Neil deGrasse TysonTopics: Egyptian protests, financial meltdown, RNC in debt, Kepler (spacecraft), NASA going to Mars, Clarence & Ginny Thomas, Civil War celebrations in the south, GOProud at CPAC
S09 E05Feb 12, 2011
February 11, 2011 Feb 12, 2011 Guests: Syndicated columnist Arianna Huffington, philosopher Cornel West, journalist Hooman Majd, MSNBC host Norah O'Donnell, actor Matthew PerryTopics: AOL-HuffPo merger, Egypt after Mubarak and US reaction, Chris Lee, alcoholism, O'Reilly's interview of Obama, CPAC and homophobia, re-writing Mark Twain
S09 E06Feb 19, 2011
February 18, 2011 Feb 19, 2011 Guests: PBS host Tavis Smiley, director Kevin Smith, journalist John Heilemann, CNBC host Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, journalist Matt TaibbiTopics: Griftopia, budget cuts, Obama as a bad negotiator, trade unions for government employees, Tea Party Review magazine, Red State, treatment of women in Arab world, Natalie Munroe, Civil War reenactments
S09 E07Mar 5, 2011
March 04, 2011 Mar 5, 2011 Guests: Novelist T. Coraghessan Boyle, feminist icon Gloria Steinem, Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom (D-CA), Washington Post reporter Ezra Klein, actress and comedianne Tracey UllmanTopics: Overpopulation, road quality in the US, Planned Parenthood, Wisconsin Governor, Equal Pay
S10 E01Jan 14, 2012
January 13, 2012 Jan 14, 2012 Guests: Filmmaker Rob Reiner, DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ex GOP Presidential Candidate Herman Cain, Daily Beast Blogger David Frum, Documentarian Alexandra Pelosi.Topics: Herman Cain's presidential campaign, attacks on Mitt Romney's 'vulture capitalism', US marines urinating on dead Taliban fighters, assassination of Iranian scientists, Romney's electability and the Republican primaries, Super PACs and campaign finance, holiday recap.
S10 E02Jan 21, 2012
January 20, 2012 Jan 21, 2012 Guests: Journalism legend Bill Moyers, journalist Matt Lewis, Former Governor Charles "Buddy" Roemer, Former Governor Jennifer Granholm, Sen. Bernie Sanders (Ind-VT).Topics: The Republican presidential primaries, Keystone oil pipeline and popular support for important legislation, Newt Gingrich's rise and possible racism, electoral disdain for Mitt Romney, SOPA and PIPA, Republicans' fictionalising president Obama, overcoming partisanship, Citizens United and corporate money in politics, venture capitalism.
S10 E03Jan 28, 2012
January 27, 2012 Jan 28, 2012 Guests: Former Rep. Mark Foley, celebrity chef Mario Batali, journalist Martin Bashir, political satirist Kennedy, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA)Topics: Elections needing a bogeyman, state of the Union speech, Gov. Jan Brewer chastising Obama, food being politicised, Republicans turning on Newt Gingrich, Republicans creating a fake opponent to run against within the bubble, Saul Alinsky
S10 E04Feb 4, 2012
February 03, 2012 Feb 4, 2012 Guests: Author Suze Orman, Ex Rep Rick Lazio (R-NY), host Wes Moore, monologist Mike Daisey, author Michael Hastings.Topics: Chinese sweatshops making electronics, Obama running on his record, job growth report, solving the housing crisis, "the haves and the soon to haves", US withdrawal from Afghanistan, decline of the occupy movement, correlation between intelligence and prejudice, education system, atheism not being a religion.
S10 E05Feb 11, 2012
February 10, 2012 Feb 11, 2012 Guests: Rev. Al Sharpton, CBS News correspondent Mo Rocca, journalist Zanny Minton Beddoes, commentator Reihan Salam, Ex ambassador to Croatia Peter Galbraith.Topics: Uprising in Syria, Iran acquiring nuclear weapons, the Republican primaries, Rick Santorum becoming front-runner, anti-contraception legislation, valentines day, gay marriage and proposition 8 in california, Clint Eastwood Superbowl advert, Republican dividing America.
S10 E06Feb 18, 2012
February 17, 2012 Feb 18, 2012 Guests: Ex-Gov. Elliott Spitzer (D-NY), Dr. Drew Pinsky, author Alexandra Wentworth, economist Steve Moore, journalist Erin McPike.Topics: American reliance on prescription drugs, death of Whitney Houston, Mitt Romney's failing campaign numbers, recovery of the economy, contraception, Republicans alienation of women voters, 'small government' republicans use of medicare, supreme court conservatism, alternative energy sources, disrespect of the office of President.
S10 E07Mar 3, 2012
March 02, 2012 Mar 3, 2012 Guests: Former Senator Russ Feingold (D-WI), former Vice Chairman of General Motors Bob Lutz, Democratic strategist James Carville, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, journalist John Heilemann.Topics: Rush Limbaugh's 'slut' comments, campaign finance and Super PACs, Rick Santorum self destructing, 'Blunt' healthcare amendment, the highjacking of the Republican establishment, the auto bailout, climate change, the space program, the importance of scientific advancement, the liberal bubble and the 'joke candidate'.
S11 E01Jan 19, 2013
January 18, 2013 Jan 19, 2013 Guests: Comedian Martin Short, former Governor & Senator Bob Kerrey (D-NE), journalist Rula Jebreal, reporter Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, and former Rep. Steve LaTourette. Topics: The future of the Republicans, gun control, Israeli elections, revolution in Syria, torture, Manti Te'o girlfriend hoax, the media, neither party cares about privacy
S11 E02Jan 26, 2013
January 25, 2013 Jan 26, 2013 GOPAC president David Avella; former Vt. Gov. Howard Dean; political strategist Kristen Soltis; House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi; Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont).
S11 E03Feb 2, 2013
February 1, 2013 Feb 2, 2013 Interview Guests: Alex Gibney, Sam Harris Panelists: Cory Booker, Jackie Kucinich, Eva Longoria Alex Gibney is an American documentary filmmaker. His latest documentary "Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God" apparently debuts Feb 4, 2013 on HBO. Sam Harris is a philosopher whose latest book is "Free Will". He blogs at samharris.org and has recently written on the gun control issue. Cory Booker is the mayor of Newark, New Jersey and is a high-profile Democrat. Jackie Kucinich is a reporter covering politics for USA Today and is a frequent guest commentator on MSNBC. Eva Longoria is an American television and film actress, best known for her roles on "The Young and the Restless" and "Desperate Housewives".
S11 E04Feb 9, 2013
February 8, 2013 Feb 9, 2013 WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange; editor Tina Brown; journalist Josh Barro; jouralist Martin Bashir; theoretical physicist Lawrence Krauss.
S11 E05Feb 16, 2013
February 15, 2013 Feb 16, 2013 Robert Zimmerman; actor Joel McHale; political strategist Donna Brazile; author Jon Meacham; editor Jamie Weinstein.
S11 E06Mar 2, 2013
March 1, 2013 Mar 2, 2013 Cybersecurity expert James Lyne; musician Snoop Lion (formerly Snoop Dogg); finance expert Monica Mehta; Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-CA); political strategist Steve Schmidt.
S11 E07Mar 9, 2013
March 8, 2013 Mar 9, 2013 Journalist Charlies LeDuff; author Arianna Huffington; health care expert Avik Roy; former Republican National Committee chair Michael Steele; actor/comic David Cross.
S12 E01Jan 18, 2014
January 17, 2014 Jan 18, 2014 Interviewee: Glenn GreenwaldPanelists: Steve Schmidt, Jennifer Granholm, James CarvillePanel Guest: (a very stoned) Mary MatalinTopics: Obama's speech on NSA reform, Chris Christie's Fort Lee lane closure scandal, Benghazi, Independents' self-identification rising, 2014 Elk River chemical spill, marriage between a Democrat and a Republican, global warming affecting animals, Republicans' war against the poor, unemployment benefits, minimum wage, women in US politics.
S12 E02Jan 25, 2014
January 24, 2014 Jan 25, 2014 Interviewee: Erin BrockovichPanelists: Josh Barro, Howard Dean, Carly FiorinaPanel Guest: Willie NelsonTopics: 2014 Elk River chemical spill and coal mining, Republicans and women issues, Obamacare, Richard Sherman's outburst after game against the San Francisco 49ers, Obama's inconsistent policies about marijuana, poverty and income inequality, 2014 Winter Olympics and Vladimir Putin's comments on LGBT people.
S12 E03Feb 1, 2014
January 31, 2014 Feb 1, 2014 Interviewee: John Ridley ("12 Years a Slave" screenwriter)Panelists: Chrystia Freeland (Canadian Member of Parliament), Ronan Farrow (MSNBC host), Darrell Issa (R-CA)Panel Guest: Stephen Merchant (writer/actor "Hello Ladies")Topics: Solomon Northup and slavery, 2014 State of the Union Address, minimum wage in the United States, income inequality, demographics of the top 1%, Gerrymandering, differences between UK and US politics, stand-your-ground laws and African Americans, gun politics, Michael Grimm threatening a reporter, Flip a District, puritanism.
S12 E04Feb 8, 2014
February 7, 2014 Feb 8, 2014 Interviewee: Charlie CristPanelists: Tom Colicchio, Alicia Menendez, S. E. CuppPanel Guest: P. J. O'RourkeTopics: Independents in US politics, Cuban embargo, immigration reform, executive orders, Congressional Budget Office's report on Obamacare's effect on jobs, lowest abortion rates in 30 years, Russia and communism, heroin and prescription drugs, United States Department of State's report on the Keystone Pipeline, federal spending for children vs. for senior citizens.
S12 E05Feb 15, 2014
February 14, 2014 Feb 15, 2014 Interviewee: Jeremy Scahill ("Dirty Wars" Docu-maker)Panelists: Andrew Sullivan ("Daily Dish" blogger), Mayim Bialik ("Big Bang Theory" star and vegan author), Eric Klinenberg ("Going Solo" author)Panel Guest: Bill NyeTopics: Creationism vs. science, Comcast–Time Warner Cable merger, net neutrality, drop in infrastructure spending, targeted killings of US citizens who plot against other Americans, veganism, attachment parenting, World Health Organization's warning about cancer, Philip Seymour Hoffman's published diaries, Edward Snowden praising Russia.
S12 E06Feb 22, 2014
February 21, 2014 Feb 22, 2014 Interviewee: Michelle AlexanderPanelists: Charles Cooke, Jane Harman, Rachel MaddowPanel Guest: Steve CooganTopics: The New Jim Crow, incarceration in the US, human rights in North Korea, MSNBC's overcoverage of the Chris Christie scandal, BYU's anti-masturbation campaign, Philomena, forced adoptions in the Catholic Church, Pat McCrory blocking lawsuits against Duke Energy, drought in California and regulations, John Kerry's statement about climate change.
S12 E07Mar 1, 2014
February 28, 2014 Mar 1, 2014 Interviewee: Christopher Leonard (author "The Meat Racket")Panelists: Austan Goolsbee, Margaret Hoover, William KristolPanel Guest: Bruce DernTopics: The Meat industry's secretiveness, Obama's failed efforts to reform corporate agribusiness, azodicarbonamide in Subway bread, Tea Party movement and bailouts, military budget of the United States, intervention vs. diplomacy, poverty in the Midwest, WhatsApp acquired by Facebook, homophobia in the bible, victim playing by the 1 percent.
S13 E01Jan 10, 2015
Episode 338 Jan 10, 2015 Comedy legend Jay Leno, literary icon Salman Rushdie, Ex-HP CEO Carly Fiorina, Chris Hardwick and Paul Begala.
S13 E02Jan 17, 2015
Episode 339 Jan 17, 2015 Bill's guests include Oscar winning director Kathryn Bigelow, "Wedding Ringer" actor Josh Gad, "Being Mortal" author Atul Gawande, New York Times "Upshot" correspondent Josh Barro, "The Work: My Search For a Life That Matters" author Wes Moore.
S13 E03Jan 24, 2015
Episode 340 Jan 24, 2015 Ex-Governor Howard Dean (D-VT), comedian and "Black and White" actor Bill Burr, "America in Retreat" author Bret Stephens, Washington Post's Nia-Malika Henderson, and The Atlantic's James Fallows.
S13 E04Jan 31, 2015
Episode 341 Jan 31, 2015 This weeks guests include comedy legend Mel Brooks, Representative Joaquin Castro (D-TX), "Citizenfour" director Laura Poitras, BBC World News anchor Kitty Kay, and "The Entrepreneurial Instinct" author Monica Mehta.
S13 E05Feb 7, 2015
Episode 342 Feb 7, 2015 This weeks guests include "Course in Miracles" author Marianne Williamson, "Blaze" anchor Amy Holmes, "Weekly Standard" writer John McCormack, "Redefining Realness" author Janet Mock, and British writer and journalist Johann Hari.
S13 E06Feb 14, 2015
Episode 343 Feb 14, 2015 This weeks guests include director of "Merchants of Doubt" Robert Kenner, former Republican member of the United States House of Representatives Tom Davis, Editor-in-Chief for the Economist magazine Zanny Minton Beddoes, co-founder of the black political blog Jack and Jill Politics and CEO of Cultivated Wit Baratunde Thurston, and actor and author of "Holy Cow" David Duchovny.
S13 E07Feb 21, 2015
Episode 344 Feb 21, 2015 Director Rob Reiner, singer/songwriter Aloe Blacc, Bill Nye "The Science Guy", writer Fran Lebowitz and Washington Post's Elahe Izadi.
S14 E01Jan 16, 2016
Episode 373 Jan 16, 2016 Bill's guests include former Vice President Al Gore, Professor and activist Dr. Cornel West, former Bush communications director Nicolle Wallace, Ralph Reed and John Krasinski.
S14 E02Jan 23, 2016
Episode 374 Jan 23, 2016 Bill's guests include "No One Ever Tells You" singer Seth Macfarlane, "Destiny and Power" author Joe Meacham, Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Rep. Alan Grayson (D-FL) and anti-Trump GOP strategist Liz Mair.
S14 E03Jan 30, 2016
Episode 375 Jan 30, 2016 Bill's guests include Ex-Rep. Trey Radel (R-FL), syndicated radio host Thom Hartmann, Washington Examiner columnist Kristen Soltis Anderson, medical maverick Dr. Sam Chachoua and "The Big Short" director Adam McKay.
S14 E04Feb 6, 2016
Episode 376 Feb 6, 2016 Bill's guests include consumer advocate Erin Brockovich, "My Life on the Road" author Gloria Steinem, radio host Armstrong Williams, MSNBC analyst Alex Wagner, and "Thrown Under the Omnibus" author P.J. O'Rourke.
S14 E05Feb 13, 2016
Episode 377 Feb 13, 2016 Musician and activist Michael "Killer Mike" Render, "And then all Hell Broke Loose" author Richard Engel, actress and comedian Margaret Cho, GOP strategist Ana Navarro, and Bloomberg Business national correspondent Josh Green.
S14 E06Feb 27, 2016
Episode 378 Feb 27, 2016 Bill's guests include Oscar nominated "Spotlight" actor Mark Ruffalo, Ex-N.S.A. Advisor of Homeland Security Michael Hayden, "The Black Presidency" author Michael Eric Dyson, Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief Joanna Coles and author Fran Lebeowitz.
S14 E07Mar 5, 2016
Episode 379 Mar 5, 2016 Bill's guests include actress and comedian Sarah Silverman, Muslim activist Raheel Raza, N.P.R. "All Things Considered" host Ari Shapiro, Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD), and "Too Dumb to Fail" author Matt Lewis.
S15 E01Jan 21, 2017
Jane Fonda; Keith Olbermann; Heather McGhee; Jon Meacham; Thomas Perez Jan 21, 2017 Season 15 opens on inauguration day with actress Jane Fonda and GQ special correspondent Keith Olbermann as the interview guests. The roundtable includes: Demos president Heather McGhee, author and presidential historian Jon Meacham and former Secretary of Labor and DNC chair candidate Thomas Perez.
S15 E02Jan 28, 2017
Richard Haass; John Avlon; Eva Longoria; Grover Norquist; Tim Ryan Jan 28, 2017 Richard Haass, president of the Council of Foreign Relations and John Avlon, editor-in-chief of the Daily Beast are the interview guests. Bill's roundtable panel includes: actress Eva Longoria, Ohio's Democratic congressman Tim Ryan and the founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform, Grover Norquist.
S15 E03Feb 4, 2017
Michael Eric Dyson; Jason Kander, Tomi Lahren and Rick Wilson; Leah Remini Feb 4, 2017 Bill's interview guests are African American academic Michael Eric Dyson and actress Leah Remini. Bill's roundtable includes: Missouri's Secretary of State and US veteran Jason Kander, conservative political commentator for 'The Blaze', Tomi Lahren and Republican strategist and Daily Beast contributor Rick Wilson.
S15 E04Feb 11, 2017
Sen. Al Franken; Piers Morgan, Karine Jean-Pierre and John Waters; Jim Jefferies Feb 11, 2017 Bill's interview guests are Minnesota Democratic Senator Al Franken and filmmaker John Waters. Bill's roundtable includes: Mail Online editor-at-large Piers Morgan, comic and writer Jim Jeffries and Karine Jean-Pierre from MoveOn.org.
S15 E05Feb 18, 2017
Milo Yiannopoulos; Rep. Jack Kingston, Jeremy Scahill and Larry Wilmore; Leah Remini Feb 18, 2017 Bill's interview guests are Milo Yiannopoulos, senior editor of Breitbart News and actress Leah Remini. Bill's roundtable panel includes: comedian and political commentator Larry Wilmore, media commentator and terrorism/intelligence expert Malcolm Nance and former US congressman from Georgia, Jack Kingston.
S15 E06Feb 25, 2017
Rep. Darrell Issa; Sen. Angus King, Asra Nomani and Seth MacFarlane; Fran Lebowitz Feb 25, 2017 Bill's interview guests are: California Republican congressman Darrell Issa, and author Fran Lebowitz. Bill's roundtable includes: actor/producer Seth McFarlane, activist Asra Nomani, and Maine's US Senator Angus King.
S15 E07Mar 4, 2017
Rosa Brooks; Jeffrey Lord, Joy Reid and Charlie Sykes; Bill McKibben Mar 4, 2017 Bill's interview guests are: Environmentalist and founder of 350.org, Bill McKibben and Charlie Sykes from Indivisible. Bill's roundtable include: CNN political commentator Jeffrey Lord, the MSNBC's Joy Reid and author and former Pentagon policy advisor Rosa Brooks.
S16 E01Jan 20, 2018
Episode 1 Jan 20, 2018 The Interview: Michael Wolff. The Panel: Andrew Sullivan and Larry Wilmore. Mid-Show Interview: Saru Jayaraman.
S16 E02Jan 27, 2018
Episode 2 Jan 27, 2018 The Interview: Roger McNamee. The Panel: Rep. Ro Khanna (D) and Michelle Goldberg. Mid-Show Interview: Zooey Deschanel
S16 E03Feb 3, 2018
Episode 3 Feb 3, 2018 Richard Haass, David Frum, Donna Brazile, and Anthony Scaramucci.
S16 E04Feb 10, 2018
Episode 4 Feb 10, 2018 Adam Schiff; Bari Weiss; Johann Hari; April Ryan; Richard Painter.
S16 E05Feb 17, 2018
Episode 5 Feb 17, 2018 The Interview: Anna Deavere Smith. The Panel: Fran Lebowitz and Salman Rushdie. Mid-Show Interview: Vicente Fox.
S16 E06Mar 3, 2018
Eric Holder, Jon Meacham, TBD Mar 3, 2018 The Interview: David Hogg & Cameron Kasky. The Panel: Eric Holder & Jon Meacham. Mid-Show Interview: Amy Chua.
S16 E07Mar 10, 2018
Episode 452 Mar 10, 2018 The Interview: Kathy Griffin The Panel: Erick Erickson, Ana Navarro & Trae Crowder Mid-Show Interview: Bari Weis