‘Million well spent’: Bill Maher talks up birthday ‘present’ from Obama


http://twitter.com/#!/billmaher/status/425362261142548480 In 2012, Bill Maher donated $1 million to an Obama-supporting super-PAC. Obama’s recent comments about marijuana being no more dangerous than alcohol makes it well worth the money, according to Maher. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/01/20/million-well-spent-bill-maher-talks-up-birthday-present-from-obama/


Maher: Nobody cares about Saudi beheadings because the Saudis have oil

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http://twitter.com/#!/billmaher/status/507388174910251009 Saudi Arabia’s criminal justice system is far from perfect, and there is some truth in Maher’s claim that the country’s internal affairs would undergo more scrutiny if not for its oil. Nevertheless, Saudi Arabia’s beheading of convicted criminals (mostly drug traffickers) seems to us to be on a different moral plane than ISIS’ beheading of American journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff. Keep in […]


Joyce Carol Oates suggests Bill Maher look into complexity of free speech issue before slamming Berkeley

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Bill Maher exercises his freedom of speech a lot more than we’d like him to, but he’s dead-on in his assessment of the University of California, Berkeley, and its apparent inability to host “controversial” (i.e., conservative) speakers without being shamed into finding aspace safe enough to allow free expression on campus. .@UCBerkeley used to be […]


Jeopardy vs. Wheel: Bill Maher provides ‘solid analysis’ on global warming

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http://twitter.com/#!/ConsWahoo/status/478618651344392192 You’re not going to get much more rock-solid proof that you should jump on Al Gore’s bandwagon than this bit of settled science: http://twitter.com/#!/billmaher/status/478618123331829760 Put Bill Maher on the IPCC! *** Related: Pat Sajak trolling the Left was a thing of beauty Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/06/16/jeopardy-vs-wheel-bill-maher-provides-solid-analysis-on-global-warming-with-game-show-comparison/