Real Time with Bill Maher


Real Time with Bill Maher - Season 4 Episodes

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Episode 1

Season 4 premiere

Guests: Sen. Russ Feingold (D-WI), commentator Fred Barnes, actor Eddie Griffin, reporter Helen Thomas, Iraq advisor Dan Senor

Topics: Cheney shooting, on the Patriot Act, Bush, Mohammad cartoons

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Episode 2

Episode 402

Guests: actor Danny Glover, fmr. Sen. Gary Hart, author Irshad Manji, Rep. Heather Wilson, and columnist Nicholas Kristof

Topics: Dubai ports, the extreme Left, Iraq, religious use of hallucinogenic tea

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Episode 3

Episode 403

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 Anderson

Topics: Oscars, rebuilding New Orleans, Iraq

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Episode 4

Episode 404

Guests: Feminist Gloria Steinem, actor Larry Miller, editor Ramesh Ponnuru, baseball's Pete Rose, reporter John Burns

Topics: Port security, baseball, Bush, Iraq

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Episode 5

Episode 405

Guests: R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe, actor/comedian Richard Belzer, Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), writer Michele Mitchell, television anchor Lou Dobbs

Topics: Troops and Iraq, corporate America, Chile's new President

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Episode 6

Episode 406

Guests: Actor Jason Alexander, author/theologian Reza Aslan, Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA), reporter Michael Ware, talk show host Tavis Smiley

Topics: Religion, torture, Katrina

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Episode 7

Episode 407

Guests: Actor Robert Wuhl, actor Seth Green, author Erica Jong, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, anchorman Jorge Ramos

Topics: Immigration, Bush, telling history

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Episode 8

Episode 408

Guests: Actor Ben Affleck, Sen. Joe Biden, correspondent Bill Sammon, author/former Republican strategist Kevin Phillips, Rep. Cynthia McKinney (D-GA)

Topics: Tom DeLay, on Bush's war, faith, Intelligent Design, Iraq exit strategy

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Episode 9

Episode 409

Guests: Commentator Heather Higgins, Gen. Anthony Zinni, editor/publisher Mortimer Zuckerman, sports commentator Stephen A. Smith, Rep. Rahm Emanuel

Topics: Iran, Iraq media bias, Barry Bonds, Duke University and Jesse Jackson, Bush & Hu

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Episode 10

Episode 410

Guests: Actor/director George Clooney, actor Ian McKellen, Rep. Barney Frank, correspondent Michel Martin, and historian Victor Davis Hanson

Topics: Darfur, gas prices, immigration, The Da Vinci Code controversy

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Episode 11

Episode 411

Guests: Actor Bradley Whitford, Fmr. PM of Canada Kim Campbell, fmr. Gov. Jim Gilmore, Gen. Wesley Clark, and Sen. Mel Martinez

Topics: Democrats, terrorism, Federal Emergency Management Agency, immigration

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Episode 12

Episode 412

Guests: Fmr. Sec. of State Madeleine Albright, singer/songwriter John Legend, national security expert Richard Clarke, academic Cornel West and Fox News show host John Gibson

Topics: NSA, conspiracy theories, 2006 elections, homophobia, Iran

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Episode 13

Episode 413 (Season 4B)

Guests: Filmmaker Spike Lee, music legend Elvis Costello, blogger Markos Moulitsas, fmr. Sen. Max Cleland, author/scholar Vali Nasr, and columnist Christopher Hitchens

Topics: Katrina, war on terror

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Episode 14

Episode 414

Guests: Magician Penn Jillette, Rep. Darrell Issa, scholar Mary Frances Berry; via satellite, intellectual Fouad Ajami and actor Harry Anderson

Topics: Katrina, poverty, church and state, Lebanon

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Episode 15

Episode 415

Guests: Author P. J. O'Rourke, editor Joan Walsh, singer Rob Thomas; via satellite, former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu and NBC News correspondent David Gregory

Topics: 9/11 anniversary

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Episode 16

Episode 416

Guests: Feminist icon Gloria Steinem, homeland security expert Clark Ervin, actor Michael McKean; via satellite, Pat Buchanan and CNN reporter Christiane Amanpour

Topics: Immigration, torture by military, Muslim extremists, airport security, hunt for Osama bin Laden, free speech in media

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Episode 17

Episode 417

Guests: Actor Bradley Whitford, Fox News contributor Sandy Rios, author Reza Aslan; via satellite, New York Times columnist Frank Rich and filmmaker C.C. Goldwater

Topics: Iraq War, anti-American dictators, torture legislation, religion

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Episode 18

Episode 418

Guests: From Washington, D.C.: Sens. John Kerry and Lincoln Chafee; Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, counter-terrorism expert Richard Clarke, comedian/actor Robin Williams, journalist Chris Matthews

Topics: Mark Foley scandal, 2004 and 2006 elections, Iraq War, international relations

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Episode 19

Episode 419

Guests: Journalist Lou Dobbs, Danielle Pletka of the American Enterprise Institute, actor Ben Affleck; via satellite, fmr. Sen. John Danforth and Richard Branson of Virgin Group

Topics: North Korean nuclear test, civilian casualties in Iraq, global warming, immigration and culture wars

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Episode 20

Episode 420

Guests: Gov. Bill Richardson, Rep. Barney Frank, actor Jason Alexander, Stephen Moore of The Wall Street Journal; via satellite, author David Kuo

Topics: North Korea policy, Congressional scandals, gay marriage, Military Commissions Act

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Episode 21

Episode 421

Guests: Journalist Andrew Sullivan, politician Christine Todd Whitman, singer Harry Belafonte; via satellite, Rep. Harold Ford, Jr. and Arianna Huffington

Topics: Campaign tactics, gay marriage, toxic chemicals, character of politicians

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Episode 22

Episode 422

Guests: Actor Alec Baldwin, Rep. Jack Kingston, The Hill associate editor A.B. Stoddard; via satellite, filmmaker Robert Greenwald and comedienne Roseanne Barr

Topics: Cost of Iraq War, Republican fiscal policy, John Kerry remark controversy, energy alternatives, teaching of abstinence, political advertisements

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Episode 23

Episode 423

Guests: CNN's Candy Crowley, actor Rainn Wilson, author Salman Rushdie; via satellite, Sen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Jeff Flake

Topics: 2006 elections, plan for Iraq, Congressional earmarks, resignation of Donald Rumsfeld

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Episode 24

Season Finale

Guests: Guitarist Tom Morello of Audioslave, journalist Dana Priest, actor Richard Dreyfuss; via satellite, journalist Dan Rather and television's Norman Lear

Topics: Journalistic roles/ethics, strategy for Iraq, incoming Democratic Congress, O.J. Simpson book, future of democracy