In a Wednesday afternoon blog post, HBO's Real Time host Bill Maher took on what he perceives to be the Republican Party's tendency to elevate any celebrity that declares himself a conservative. "Republicans Are the Nation’s Biggest Starfkers," declared the self-censored headline.
Rachel Maddow needs to get out more, as evidenced by her performance on HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher this weekend. While the host of The Rachel Maddow Show churns out astute political essays five nights a week on MSNBC, her talent for casually destroying the fallacious thinking of others, to their faces, is woefully underused in that role. Show More Summary
Bill Maher, host of HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher," discussed the "ridiculous" role of religion in schools and the urgency of implementing "draconian" environmental laws in an interview with WBHM's Dan Carsen on Thursday. The "Religulous"...Show More Summary
One way the MSNBC cable channel can tell it's in trouble is when liberal comedian Bill Maher -- host of the Friday night HBO program Real Time who almost got his own show on the "Lean Forward" network -- posts a tweet accusing you of...Show More Summary
Friday night on HBO’s ‘Real Time’, Bill Maher pointed out that while Congress has a 13% approval rating, 90% of incumbents are re-elected each term. On ‘Real Time,” Maher has consistently addressed the subjects of congressional inaction and ineptitude through his monologue, panel, and ‘New Rules’ segments. Show More Summary
Bill Maher, the stand-up comedian and host of HBO's "Real Time," announced on Friday that he would try to oust a sitting member of Congress this year. And, most likely, a Republican is going to be the target. Maher told The New YorkShow More Summary
Last year, Bill Maher embraced March Madness by holding his own competitive bracket for the country's "craziest congressman." This year, he's actually going to try to take one of them down. On tonight's episode of HBO's Real Time, Maher plans to announce a viewer poll that will determine the worst sitting member of Congress.
Comedian Bill Maher agrees that "thug" is the new "N-word." On his HBO show Real Time on Friday, Maher said Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman made "a great point... that thug is now the 'N-word.'" "I think it's a very creative way to point out that racism has really kind of gone underground in this country," Maher said. Show More Summary
Mary Matalin apparently believes that having a "hot wife" when you're really stinking rich makes you a "chick magnet." For anyone that did not get a chance to watch HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher this Friday, let me just start thisShow More Summary
HBO has renewed Real Time with Bill Maher for a 13th season, the pay cable network announced Wednesday. "Bill Maher has been a treasured member of the HBO family since the late '80s, and his irreverent wit and fearless insights makeShow More Summary
It appears that no matter what disgusting things Bill Maher says about conservatives - especially conservative women! - HBO is going to continue to reward him On Wednesday, the cable network announced that it was renewing Real Time with Bill Maher for a 13th season (press release via TV By The Numbers): read more
For those who were wondering what HBO’s recent announcement of a new weekly show with The Daily Show‘s John Oliver would mean for incumbent Real Time With Bill Maher — HBO just extended the veteran talk show for a 13th season. The 35-episode thirteenth season will launch in Jan. Show More Summary
Click here to view this media Catholic League President Bill Donohue on Monday demanded that HBO cancel Real Time with Bill Maher after the late night comedian invited on a gay guest who blasted priests who sexually abuse children. On...Show More Summary
Catholic League President Bill Donohue (I’ve referred to him as “Pope Donohue” since South Park‘s scathing send-up) has his cassock in a bunch over last Friday’s episode of HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, during which one of Maher’s guests, journalist and gay activist Dan Savage, said something naughty about Catholic priests who molest children. […]
In an interview on HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher on Friday, sex columnist Dan Savage tore into a Catholic bishop who had opposed a recently signed same-sex marriage law in Hawaii. “He’s confusing children with gay parents with children who are raped by Catholic priests,” Savage countered. Show More Summary
As NewsBusters previously reported, HBO's Real Time this past Friday once again featured some truly disgusting attacks on the Pope, priests, and the Catholic Church. This has led the Catholic League to formally request HBO and Time Warner fire host Bill Maher and cancel the show. On Tuesday,... -
Click here to view this media If you're a fan of HBO's Real Time With Bill Maher, you're probably already familiar with the Overtime segment they run on the web immediately following each show every Friday. This week, it was actually...Show More Summary
“JFK was far from perfect, but he was a true wit and a sex machine and he knew how to wear a pair of shades. Reagan was an amiable square in a cowboy hat who had sex with a woman he called ‘Mommy.’” So said HBO’s Real Time host Bill Maher Friday in a lengthy segment praising John F. Kennedy while trashing Ronald Reagan (video follows with commentary): read more
Bill Maher waiting until the end of HBO's Real Time Friday night to address the story that had dominated the news all day on November 22nd, 2013: the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. But instead of simply praising JFK's legacy, Maher compared and contrasted it with that of the right's equivalent hero: Ronald Reagan.
Has Barack Obama lost Bill Maher? On HBO’s Real Time Friday, the Obama campaign donor’s opening monologue skewered the disastrous rollout of the President’s signature legislative accomplishment including a joke about Wilt Chamberla....