Summary Taking a giant leap out of character and taking advantage of his place on HBO, conservative guest Bill Kristol shot back, "That is total bullshit!". "They don't really care about the debt that much," Maher said.
Summary Following their blow up over the origins of the tea party , Bill Maher and Bill Kristol went at it even harder Friday night over the Pentagon's proposed spending cuts. Maher showed the chart below, which was created by the Peter G. Peterson Foundation and has been making the rounds the week, to ask why the U.S. needs to spend more on defense than the next 10 countries combined.
Summary Bill Maher gave Bill Kristol a conniption fit on "Real Time" Friday during a conversation about the Tea Party, who that week celebrated their fifth anniversary as a thing that exists. (Incidentally, the fifth is the wood anniversary, so send your favorite tea partier a wooden picture frame with a photo of Ayn Rand.).
Summary During Friday's episode of his "Real Time with Bill Maher" show, the liberal comedian began by condemning the tea party's stance on government bailouts. But Kristol said the tea party rebels against the establishment on both sides of the argument, and was angry with Bush as well.
Summary Maher had originally started the panel segment by arguing that the Tea Party movement started because of bailouts - and was wrong about bailouts. Kristol responded to that point by noting that the Tea Party movement was also "upset at Bush for raising the debt."
Summary After agreeing that President Barack Obama had failed to demonstrate consequences for aggression in Syria, a Morning Joe panel comprising host Joe Scarborough , Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol , and Bloomberg columnist Jeffrey Goldberg wondered whether forceful actions like the Iraq War had proved a better deterrent against foreign leaders like Vladimir Putin, or whether Putin was in fact taking advantage of America's post-Iraq exhaustion with war.
Summary REDDING, Calif. The Los Angeles Times reported Monday ( http://lat.ms/1uS3164 ) that the California Highway Patrol said the bus was involved in a minor crash at a restaurant earlier in the day, suggesting the driver may have been tired.
Summary Initially inspired by a scheme to tax internet users, tens of thousands of protesters have since turned out to demand a crackdown on corruption, an end to spending cuts in education and a reversal of Orban's moves to centralize government powers.
Summary Michael Crews spoke this past July at Dade Correctional Institution on the death of Darren Rainey. Michael Crews, the embattled secretary of the Florida Department of Corrections, resigned Monday following months of scrutiny involving abusive corrections officers, suspicious inmate deaths and a poor record of inmate healthcare delivered by private contractors.
Summary In the 911 call that reported a boy waving a gun around at a Cleveland park, the caller says the gun was probably fake. It's unclear if the officers were ever told the gun might be fake.