Bill Maher Uses Racial Slur on Real Time

Mr. Maher and his guest, Senator Ben Sasse, Republican of Nebraska, were swiftly criticized on social media after Mr. Mahers comments were broadcast.   ...Read More... https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/03/arts/television/bill-maher-n-word.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Bill Maher Calls Addictive Apple, Google, Facebook Essentially Drug Dealers (Video)

Bill Maher took aim at Silicon Valleys biggest companies Friday, calling them essentially drug dealers for creating addictive apps aimed at children. The tycoons of social media have to stop pretending that theyre friendly nerd gods building a better world and admit theyre just tobacco farmers in T-shirts selling an addictive product to children. Because, lets face it, checking your likes is the new smoking, Maher said Friday night on his HBO series, Real Time. Maher cited a report on 60 Minutes that exposed how everything in Silicon Valley is purposely designed to make its user feel compelled to check in with it constantly. Apple, Google, Facebook, theyre essentially drug dealers, he said. ...Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/bill-maher-apple-google-facebook-addictive/

Bill Maher Slams Bill Clinton for Countrys Frazzled State: Lets Put Blame Where It Belongs

Reeling from the weeks events surrounding Donald Trumps firing of FBI Director James Comey, Bill Maher pointed a finger and wagged it mightily at the one person he saw as the catalyst of the chaos Bill Clinton. A lot of this is because of Bill Clinton, Maher said on his HBO show Real Time Friday night. Maher pointed out that the snowball started to roll in June 2016, when the former president had a private meeting with then Attorney General Loretta Lynch aboard her private plane parked in a Phoenix airport. CNN reported that the encounter raised questions about whether the Department of Justices investigation into Hillary Clintons email server was compromised. ...Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/bill-maher-blames-bill-clinton/

Real Time: Bill Maher Praises Jimmy Kimmel But Not His Politics

Bill Maher tonight praised Jimmy Kimmel s emotional monologue from earlier this week, saying it broughthealth care issues into American living rooms. But HBOs Real Time host wasnt so generous aboutKimmels political savvy. On Mondays Jimmy Kimmel Live, Kimmel tearfully shared news of his week-old sons open-heart surgery, and decried Donald Trump sproposed (and failed) $6 billion cut in funding to the National Institute of Health. Maher said he was proud of his   ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2017/05/bill-maher-jimmy-kimmel-politics-hbo-real-time-1202085058/

Bill Maher to John Kasich: Would You Challenge Trump for Presidency in 2020?

Just 105 days into Donald Trumps presidency and comedian Bill Maher is already looking for his replacement in 2020 and wonders if Ohio governor John Kasich is interested in the challenge. The Republican governor stopped by Mahers Friday night HBO show Real Time to promote his new book Two Paths: America Divided Or United and found they were of like minds on everything from health care to medical marijuana. Everything you say sounds so reasonable, but you said it as a candidate last time and it didnt fly, Maher pointed out. The guy whos not very reasonable kicked your ass, lets be honest.   ...Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/bill-maher-john-kasich-challenge-trump-for-presidency-2020/

Bill Maher Asks Liberals Who Didnt Vote for Hillary Clinton What Do You Say Now? (Video)

Bill Maher thinks enough time has passed in Donald Trumps presidency to pose an important question to a select group of Democrats: to those liberals who couldnt bring themselves to vote for Hillary because she was the lesser of two evils quite a bit lesser what do you say now? The marking of Trumps 100th day in office was, as Maher said on his HBO show Real Time Friday night, made into a big deal by the media, the White House and political junkies. Although he wants to move on, he has a bone to pick with some left-leaning voters that has nothing to do with reliving the last election or his thoughts on Hillary Clinton. ...Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/bill-maher-liberals-who-didnt-vote-for-hillary-clinton/

Bill Maher To Jake Tapper: Dems Lost Election Making Whites Feel Like Minority And Obsessing Over Halloween Costumes

Jake Tapper touting Christiane Amanpours Tuesday interview with Hillary Clinton, asked guest Bill Maher if he agreed with Clintons claim she was winning the 16 election until FBI director James Comeys letter and Russian Wikileaks dumps scared away some voters. Maher said she was not wrong, but added, provocatively, I don't know why she need to be coming back; she had her turn and it didnt work out. Maher also agreed with Clintons contention misogyny played a role ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2017/05/bill-maher-donald-trump-hillary-clinton-jake-tapper-democrats-lost-election-obsessing-halloween-costumes-whites-minority-1202082003/

Real Time: Elizabeth Warren Ignores Bill Mahers Pocahontas Joke

Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren didnt take the bait tonight when she appeared on HBOs Real Time With Bill Maher . She didnt respond to Donald Trumps earlier taunts, she didnt answer Mahers suggestion that she run for president and she neither cracked a smile nor lashed back when Maher called her Pocahontas. Speaking about middle-class Trump voters, Maher said, in the one-on-one top-of-show interview with Warren, They dontlike you, Pocahontas. If the ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2017/04/real-time-elizabeth-warren-bill-maher-pocahontas-joke-1202079304/

Bill Maher Urges Liberals to Stop Trying To Win Over Trump Voters With Facts (Video)

Bill Maher thinks its time liberals wake up and smell the coffee about flipping Donald Trump supporters to their way of thinking. Liberals have to stop trying to win over Trump voters with facts. Youre wasting your breath and youre going to need it because the air isnt getting any better, the comedian said during his Friday night show Real Time With Bill Maher . The point is, Trump supporters arent changing their minds because the problem isnt in the mind. Its lower. Its emotional, Maher said. Stop clinging to false hope that if we just share this Facebook story about the time that he tried to have lunch with Frederick Douglass or high-fived Stevie Wonder or criticized Obama for playing golf and now he plays more golf! Youre preaching to the yoga studio. ...Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/bill-maher-urges-liberals-to-stop-trying-to-win-over-trump-voters-with-facts/

Bill Maher Slams Culture of Trashing Earth Because Weve Got Mars as Back-Up (Video)

In honor of Earth Day, Bill Maher asks Americans to shut up about Mars and how cool it would be to live there and start civilization anew. This is a dangerous idea that our culture is already too taken with that we can keep on trashing Earth because weve got Mars, this fun new happening spot, the Real Time host said during his HBO show Friday night. We need to quash this stupid fantasy that Mars is a reasonable planetary back-up, he went on. Movies, TV shows, magazines, this constant drumbeat to get to Mars, explore mars, colonize Mars. To paraphrase Jan Brady, Martians! Martians! Martians!' ...Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/bill-maher-real-time-climate-change-mars-video/