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Posted Monday 2/12/18 at 8:22PM EST
Amber Ruffin: Bill Maher, "go f*ck yourself"
The Late Night writer/performer, in her monologue as host of the Writers Guild Awards last night, praised her boss Seth Meyers as "the first woke late-night host" and called BET host Robin Thede "the most woke late-night host." She also name-dropped Jordan Klepper and John Oliver for also being "woke." As for Bill Maher? He can go "f*ck himself," she said.
Posted Saturday 11/18/17 at 12:32AM EST
Bill Maher defends Al Franken: He’s no Kevin Spacey, or Harvey Weinstein
“Al’s a friend,” Maher said on Friday’s Real Time, “but Al — I gotta tell you, if you write a comedy sketch where you, Al Franken, kiss a model and her next line of dialogue isn’t ‘Get off of me, creepy!’ it’s not comedy; it’s science fiction.” He added that the U.S. Senator didn’t deserve to "be lumped" in with Roy Moore, Spacey, Weinstein or even Donald Trump.
Posted Saturday 11/11/17 at 3:34AM EST
Real Time with Bill Maher with guest Sarah Silverman avoided the Louis CK topic — even though her sister tweeted about him
Laura Silverman tweeted on Thursday that Louis CK masturbated in front of her numerous times “before he was famous,” but she doesn’t consider herself a “victim” as they had once dated. As Deadline notes, Maher and Sarah Silverman seemed obviously trying to avoid talking about the Louis CK controversy, as their silence on the topic extended into the “Overtime” segment of Friday night’s live show.
Posted Wednesday 9/27/17 at 11:39PM EDT
Report: CBS is interested in selling its iconic Television City studio
CBS has interviewed brokers about potentially selling the historic 25-acre studio lot that opened in 1953, according to The Real Deal. The iconic studio has been home to many famous shows, including American Idol, Dancing With the Stars, All in the Family, The Late Late Show with James Corden, Real Time with Bill Maher, Good Times, The Jeffersons, The Carol Burnett Show, America’s Got Talent and The Price is Right.
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Posted Wednesday 9/20/17 at 2:21PM EDT
The Trump era has given late-night hosts job security
Were the recent long-term deals for John Oliver, Trevor Noah and Bill Maher connected to the Trump administration?