Real Time with Bill Maher
Season 10

s10e01 / January 13, 2012

14th Jan '12 - 3:00am
January 13, 2012 Summary

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, sleepytime of Iranian scientists, Romney's electability and the Republican primaries, Super PACs and campaign finance, holiday recap.

299 have watched this episode

s10e02 / January 20, 2012

21st Jan '12 - 3:00am
January 20, 2012 Summary

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.

294 have watched this episode

s10e03 / January 27, 2012

28th Jan '12 - 3:00am
January 27, 2012 Summary

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

290 have watched this episode

s10e04 / February 03, 2012

4th Feb '12 - 3:00am
February 03, 2012 Summary

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.

346 have watched this episode

s10e05 / February 10, 2012

11th Feb '12 - 3:00am
February 10, 2012 Summary

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.

322 have watched this episode

s10e06 / February 17, 2012

18th Feb '12 - 3:00am
February 17, 2012 Summary

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, passing 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.

315 have watched this episode

s10e07 / March 02, 2012

3rd Mar '12 - 3:00am
March 02, 2012 Summary

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'.

318 have watched this episode

s10e08 / March 09, 2012

10th Mar '12 - 3:00am
March 09, 2012 Summary

Guests: Israeli ambassador Michael Oren, Ex SEIU head Andrew Stern, author Catherine Crier, Ex, RNC chair Michael Steele, "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm.

Topics: Iran's nuclear program, Israel's conservative government, Super Tuesday results, a third political party in America, the price of freedom of speech, contraception and abortion, prejudice and voting against economic interest, home schooling.

310 have watched this episode

s10e09 / March 16, 2012

17th Mar '12 - 2:00am
March 16, 2012 Summary

Guests: Documentarian Alexandra Pelosi, actor Ed Helms, author and MSNBC host Dylan Ratigan, journalist Amy Holmes, Mayor Mark Cornett (Oklahoma City-R)

Topics: entitlement culture, democrats losing their base, gas prices and Obama's ratings, stupidest states, 'The Lorax' and liberal brainwashing, the south, Afghanistan, Goldman Sachs, Kony 2012 and youthful advice.

312 have watched this episode

s10e10 / March 23, 2012

24th Mar '12 - 2:00am
March 23, 2012 Summary

Guests: Journalist Charles M. Blow, comedian Fred Armisen, author Glenn Greenwald, political scientist Wendy Schiller, political commentator Andrew Sullivan

Topics: Hate crimes, Trayvon Martin cuddle and racism in America, 'stand your ground' law, stupidest states, sleepytime of American citizens, Jason Russell meltdown, catholicism in America, Romney's inevitability and the need to curb fake outrage.

309 have watched this episode

s10e11 / March 30, 2012

31st Mar '12 - 2:00am
March 30, 2012 Summary

Guests: Dr Ezekiel Emanuel, author Van Jones, columnist Rich Galen, blogger Elise Jordan, "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner.

Topics: Healthcare reform and the Supreme Court, Trayvon Martin shooting, historical and contemporary America, green energy initiatives,balloon control in America.

297 have watched this episode

s10e12 / April 13, 2012

14th Apr '12 - 2:00am
April 13, 2012 Summary

Guests: News personality Tavis Smiley, author Eric Klinenberg, former Prime Minister of Canada Kim Campbell, former Rep. David Stockman (R-MI), author Matthew Continetti

Topics: Trayvon Martin case, racism andballoon control, poverty, abortion rights, tax laws, decline of marriage, women voters, the war on drugs, antiquated Cuba policy.

313 have watched this episode

s10e13 / April 20, 2012

21st Apr '12 - 2:00am
April 20, 2012 Summary

Guests: Environmentalist Lynn Henning, columnist Ross Douthat, author Thomas Frank, author Todd Buchholz, Reuters editor Chrysta Freeland

Topics: Earth day and environmentalism, media exaggeration of Trayvon Martin case, the war on women, secret service sex scandal, the decline of religion in America, the defeat of the Buffett rule, pink slime and Republican obstructionism.

307 have watched this episode

s10e14 / April 27, 2012

28th Apr '12 - 2:00am
April 27, 2012 Summary

Guests: Author Charles Murray, Founder and Executive Director of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America Paul Rieckhoff, Democratic strategist Paul Begala, columnist Andrew Ross Sorkin, columnist S.E. Cupp

Topics: class division in America, college education prices, Obama as celebrity, American definition of successful, farewell to Republican nominees, veteran healthcare and sleeping prevention, need for a draft, media obsession with sex scandals and non-stories.

303 have watched this episode

s10e15 / May 04, 2012

5th May '12 - 2:00am
May 04, 2012 Summary

Guests: Comedian Arsenio Hall, comedian Bobcat Goldthwait, Republican strategist Susan del Percio, host of MSNBC's "The Ed Show" Ed Schultz, former Chief of Staff to Colin Powell Lawrence Wilkerson

Topics: Anniversary of Rodney King/LA riots, Obama being painted as the most left president ever, the future of NATO, Anniversary of Bin Laden's passing, republican vice presidential nominee, war on women, success in America, charitable giving

312 have watched this episode

s10e16 / May 11, 2012

12th May '12 - 2:00am
May 11, 2012 Summary

Guests: Former White House advisor Richard Clarke, actress Eva Longoria, CNN political contributor Margaret Hoover, Reuters columnist David Cay Johnston, Founder Americans for Tax Reform Grover Norquist

Topics: Obama's War on Terror, Obama versus Romney on gay rights, Romney and the hard right, Obama's economic recovery, the latino vote and immigration policy, is Romney insensitive to weak and vulnerable people?, obesity

307 have watched this episode

s10e17 / May 18, 2012

19th May '12 - 2:00am
May 18, 2012 Summary

Guests: Journalist Dan Rather, former senator Bill Bradley (D-N.J.); business reporter Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; journalist Jeremy Scahill, columnist Joel Stein.

Topics: the trivialisation of the mainstream news, citizens united and unions, the debt under Obama, masculinity in America, minority babies, economic growth, Obama as a socialist, religious Universities.

307 have watched this episode

s10e18 / May 25, 2012

26th May '12 - 2:00am
May 25, 2012 Summary

Guests: Journalist Jeffrey Gettleman, actor Kevin Nealon, journalist Michelle Bernard, economist Paul Krugman, economist Arthur Laffer

Topics: The economy, the fillibuster, venture capitalism, resurgence of the birther movement, vice-president vetting, Romney's faith influencing his decisions, Facebook's IPO, fake narrative of Obama being a radical.

304 have watched this episode

s10e19 / June 08, 2012

9th Jun '12 - 2:00am
June 08, 2012 Summary

Guests: Lawyer Susan Burke, journalist E.J. Dionne, politics editor at "Business Insider" Michael Brendan Dougherty, film maker John Waters, economist Dambisa Moyo

Topics: rape in the military, Wisconsin Governor recall election, soda tax in New York, unpatriotic to cause economic downturn, Catholic church's reprimand of nun's, farm subsidies and the impact on Africa, next move for occupy wall street

312 have watched this episode

s10e20 / June 15, 2012

16th Jun '12 - 2:00am
June 15, 2012 Summary

Guests: Economist Joseph Stiglitz, actor Alan Thicke, political consultant Karen Finney, journalist David Frum, pollster Kristen Soltis.

Topics: Economic inequality, 'euro-zone' crisis, Obama's immigration reform, fake Obama, Canadian institutions, American's sense of entitlement, Racism, Vacation time in America.

311 have watched this episode

s10e21 / June 22, 2012

23rd Jun '12 - 2:00am
June 22, 2012 Summary

Guests: Actors Kirk Douglas and Mark Ruffalo are the interview guests. Panelists: editor Nick Gillespie; MSNBC's Rachel Maddow; publisher Mort Zuckerman.

Topics: Fast & Furious scandal, Independents vs partisans, Sandusky trial verdict, War Powers Resolution, Obama courting minority votes, fracking, teenage conservatism.

307 have watched this episode

s10e22 / June 29, 2012

30th Jun '12 - 2:00am
June 29, 2012 Summary

Guests: Journalist Amy Goodman, Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom (D-CA), journalist Fareed Zakaria, former lobbyist Jack Abramoff, comedian Lizz Winstead.

Topics: Affordable Care Act, Justices John Roberts and Antonin Scalia, reproductive health, Egypt election, Rep. Allen West, Mitt Romney's plan for China and health care, Romney's VP candidates.

300 have watched this episode

s10e23 / August 17, 2012

18th Aug '12 - 2:00am
August 17, 2012 Summary

Documentary film maker Peter Byck, talk show host Chelsea Handler, owner of the NBA's Dallas Mavericks' Mark Cuban, columnist Reihan Salam, journalist Alex Wagner

309 have watched this episode

s10e24 / August 24, 2012

25th Aug '12 - 2:00am
August 24, 2012 Summary

Our top-of show interview will be with Arianna Huffington, President & Editor-In-Chief, Huffington Post Media Group.

Mid-show will be D.L. Hughley who has a new book, I Want You to Shut the F*ck Up.

Katty Kay - Anchor of the BBC's "WorldNews America"
Rep. Jack Kingston - Republican (GA)
Avik Roy - Romney Advisor and The Apothecary blogger for

306 have watched this episode

s10e25 / August 31, 2012

1st Sep '12 - 2:00am
August 31, 2012 Summary

Political commentator Dinesh D'Souza and author Walter Kirn are the interview guests. Panelists: actor Jason Alexander; political strategist Ron Christie; news anchor Soledad O'Brien.

339 have watched this episode

s10e26 / September 7, 2012

8th Sep '12 - 2:00am
September 7, 2012 Summary

Guests: Steve Schmidt, Jim Vandehei, Katrina vanden Heuvel, Christine O'Donnell, & David Simon.

336 have watched this episode

s10e27 / September 14, 2012

15th Sep '12 - 2:00am
September 14, 2012 Summary

Columnist John Feehery, political commentator Chris Hayes, economist Zanny Minton Beddoes, musician John Legend, sportscaster Bob Costas

331 have watched this episode

s10e28 / September 21, 2012

22nd Sep '12 - 2:00am
September 21, 2012 Summary

Top-of-show will be documentarian Eugene Jarecki who's latest film, "The House I Live In", will be out in theatres on October 5th.

Mid-show will be literary icon Salman Rushdie who's latest book is Joseph Anton: A Memoir.

Rana Foroohar - Assistant Managing Editor and Economic Columnist at Time Magazine.
Roger Hedgecock - Radio Talk Show Host and former Mayor of San Diego.
Chris Matthews - Host of MSNBC's "Hardball" and author of Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero.

327 have watched this episode

s10e29 / October 05, 2012

6th Oct '12 - 2:00am
October 05, 2012 Summary

Journalist Will Cain; Former Rep. Mark Foley (R-Fla) ; Actress Kerry Washington; Political consultant Frank Luntz; Environmentalist Bill McKibbe.

345 have watched this episode

s10e30 / October 12, 2012

13th Oct '12 - 2:00am
October 12, 2012 Summary

Actor Ben Affleck; Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA); Gov. Brian Schweitzer; former FDIC chair Sheila Bair; commentator Ann Coulter.

334 have watched this episode

s10e31 / October 19, 2012

20th Oct '12 - 2:00am
October 19, 2012 Summary

Political strategist Boris Epshteyn; Journalist John Fund; Author Goldie Taylor; Stonyfield Farm chairman Gary Hirshberg; Journalist Matt Taibbi.

330 have watched this episode

s10e32 / October 26, 2012

27th Oct '12 - 2:00am
October 26, 2012 Summary

Editor Chystia Freeland; former Gov. Eliot Spitzer (D-NY); political analyst Michael Steele; Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass); election forecaster Nate Silver.

323 have watched this episode

s10e33 / November 2, 2012

3rd Nov '12 - 2:00am
November 2, 2012 Summary

Political commentator Margaret Hoover, former Congressman Rick Lazio (R-NY), actor/director Rob Reiner, co-founder and president of Our Time, Matthew Segal, photographer James Balog

334 have watched this episode

s10e34 / November 9, 2012

10th Nov '12 - 3:00am
November 9, 2012 Summary

Political strategist James Carville; author S. E. Cupp; author Andrew Sullivan; actor Samuel L. Jackson; Mason Tvert.

333 have watched this episode

s10e35 / November 16, 2012

17th Nov '12 - 3:00am
November 16, 2012 Summary

Political strategist David Axelrod; journalist David Frum; filmmaker Michael Moore; political strategist Ana Navarro; comic Eric Idle.

325 have watched this episode
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