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Real Time With Bill Maher

Episodes

35 Episodes 2011 - 2011

Episode 1

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Fri, Jan 14, 2011 60 mins

Interview guests for the ninth-season premiere are actor-comedian Martin Short and White House financial adviser Elizabeth Warren. The panelists are political analyst James Carville, journalist Chrystia Freeland and political consultant Mike Murphy.

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Episode 2

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Fri, Jan 21, 2011 60 mins

Journalist Michael Hastings and music mogul Russell Simmons are the interview guests. Panelists: MSNBC host Rachel Maddow; economist Stephen Moore; former White House budget director David Stockman.

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Episode 3

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Fri, Jan 28, 2011 60 mins

The interview guests are actor-comedian D.L. Hughley and former RNC chairman Michael Steele. Panelists: commentator Will Cain; former Canadian prime minister Kim Campbell; Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.).

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Episode 4

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Fri, Feb 4, 2011 60 mins

The interview guests are journalist Mona Eltahawy and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. Panelists: filmmaker Charles Ferguson; journalist John Fund; Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.).

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Episode 5

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Fri, Feb 11, 2011 60 mins

Commentator Arianna Huffington and actor Matthew Perry are the interview guests. Panelists: author Hooman Majd; reporter Norah O'Donnell; scholar Cornel West.

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Episode 6

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Fri, Feb 18, 2011 60 mins

Director Kevin Smith is an interview guest. Panelists: business reporter Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; journalist John Heilemann; talk-show host Tavis Smiley.

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Episode 7

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Fri, Mar 4, 2011 60 mins

Novelist T.C. Boyle and comedian Tracey Ullman are the interview guests. Panelists: feminist icon Gloria Steinem; California lieutenant governor Gavin Newsom; blogger Ezra Klein.

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Episode 8

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Fri, Mar 11, 2011 60 mins

Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) and choreographer Bill T. Jones are the interview guests. Panelists: political strategist Paul Begala; former U.S. representative Tom Davis (R-Va.); commentator Dana Loesch.

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Episode 9

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Fri, Mar 18, 2011 60 mins

Author-actor Annabelle Gurwitch and Israeli U.S. ambassador Michael Oren are the interview guests. Panelists: actor-comedian Richard Belzer; columnist Dan Neil; activist Erica Williams.

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Episode 10

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Fri, Mar 25, 2011 60 mins

Actor Ellen Page and journalist Jeremy Scahill are the interview guests. Panelists: New York Times columnist David Brooks; Daily Beast editor Tina Brown; former Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell.

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Episode 11

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Fri, Apr 1, 2011 60 mins

Special Olympics chairman Timothy Shriver and filmmaker Julian Schnabel are the interview guests. Panelists: writer Randy Cohen; political commentator Doug Heye; Sen. Bernie Sanders (Ind.-Vt.).

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Episode 12

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Fri, Apr 8, 2011 60 mins

Comedian Colin Quinn is an interview guest. Panelists: journalist Katty Kay; former New York governor Eliot Spitzer; commentator Andrew Sullivan.

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Episode 13

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Fri, Apr 15, 2011 60 mins

Physicist Michio Kaku is an interview guest. Panelists: commentator Ed Schultz; former RNC chairman Michael Steele; political analyst Amy Walter.

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Episode 14

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Fri, Apr 29, 2011 60 mins

Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick and filmmaker John Waters are the interview guests. Panelists: commentator Andrew Breitbart; journalist Laura Flanders; political strategist Mark McKinnon.

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Episode 15

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Fri, May 6, 2011 60 mins

Journalist and national-security analyst Peter Bergen is interviewed. Panelists: scholar Michael Eric Dyson; commentator David Frum; journalist Jeremy Scahill.

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Episode 16

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Fri, May 13, 2011 60 mins

National-security expert Richard Clarke and actor Harry Shearer are the interview guests. Panelists include journalist Reihan Salam and financial columnist Andrew Ross Sorkin.

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Episode 17

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Fri, May 20, 2011 60 mins

Author Amy Chua and actor-comedian Zach Galifianakis are the interview guests. Panelists: author Reza Aslan; commentator Dylan Ratigan; journalist Gillian Tett.

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Episode 18

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Fri, Jun 3, 2011 60 mins

Housing and Urban Development secretary Shaun Donovan and producer Adam McKay are the interview guests. Panelists: educator Melissa Harris-Perry; talk-show host Larry King; former U.S. representative Rick Lazio (R-N.Y.).

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Episode 19

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Fri, Jun 10, 2011 60 mins

Former U.S. representative Jane Harman (D-Cal.) and actor Jane Lynch are the interview guests. Panelists: actor-comedian Janeane Garofalo; journalist Joshua Green; Hollywood blogger Sharon Waxman.

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Episode 20

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Fri, Jun 17, 2011 60 mins

Futurist Ray Kurzweil and actor-comedian Kevin Nealon are the interview guests. Panelists: columnist Ross Douthat; public-policy analyst Gretchen Hamel; commentator Chris Matthews.

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Episode 21

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Fri, Jun 24, 2011 60 mins

Journalist Richard Engel and filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi are the interview guests. Panelists: journalist David Carr; political strategist Susan Del Percio; commentator Michael Smerconish.

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Episode 22

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Fri, Jul 8, 2011 60 mins

LGBT activist Chaz Bono and Drug Policy Alliance executive director Ethan Nadelmann are the interview guests. Panelists: commentator Ann Coulter; historian Amanda Foreman; and editor Christopher Hayes.

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Episode 23

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Fri, Jul 15, 2011 60 mins

Comedian Marc Maron is an interview guest. Panelists: Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban; journalist Chrystia Freeland; columnist Dan Savage.

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Episode 24

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Fri, Jul 22, 2011 60 mins

Marketing strategist Martin Lewis and actor John Turturro are the interview guests. Panelists: political consultant Donna Brazile; editor Nick Gillespie.

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Episode 25

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Fri, Jul 29, 2011 60 mins

Bryan Cranston and financial-fraud investigator Harry Markopolos are the interview guests. Panelists: former New York governor Eliot Spitzer; political strategist Margaret Hoover; FreedomWorks president and CEO Matt Kibbe.

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Episode 26

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Fri, Aug 5, 2011 60 mins

Chef Anthony Bourdain and economist Christina Romer are the interview guests. Panelists: filmmaker Stephen K. Bannon; astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson; journalist Joan Walsh.

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Episode 27

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Fri, Sep 16, 2011 60 mins

Comedian Louis C.K. and journalist Dexter Filkins are the interview guests. Panelists: political analyst Jennifer Donahue; political strategist Rich Galen; commentator Keith Olbermann.

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Episode 28

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Fri, Sep 23, 2011 60 mins

Musician Tom Morello and journalist Ron Suskind are the interview guests. Panelists: columnist John Avlon; former U.S. representative Jane Harman (D-Cal.); filmmaker Michael Moore.

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Episode 29

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Fri, Sep 30, 2011 60 mins

Journalist Dana Priest and activist Van Jones are the interview guests. Panelists: former Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm; animator Seth MacFarlane; author Salman Rushdie.

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Episode 30

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Fri, Oct 7, 2011 60 mins

Writer P.J. O'Rourke is an interview guest. Panelists: author Jonathan Franzen; former U.S. representative Alan Grayson (D-Fla.); commentator Nicolle Wallace.

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Episode 31

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Fri, Oct 14, 2011 60 mins

Magician Penn Jillette is an interview guest. Panelists: business reporter Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; journalist John Fund; Thom Hartmann.

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Episode 32

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Fri, Oct 21, 2011 60 mins

EPA administrator Lisa Jackson and writer Touré are the interview guests. Panelists: journalist Thomas L. Friedman; MSNBC's Rachel Maddow; commentator Joshua Green.

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Episode 33

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Fri, Oct 28, 2011 60 mins

Political strategist Ron Christie and Americans for Tax Reform president Grover Norquist are the interview guests. Panelists: journalist Michelle Goldberg; journalist Michael Ware; scholar Cornel West.

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Episode 34

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Fri, Nov 4, 2011 60 mins

Delaware attorney general Beau Biden and comedian Bill Engvall are the interview guests. Panelists: Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Cal.); former New York governor David Paterson; Politics Daily writer Alex Wagner.

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Episode 35

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Fri, Nov 11, 2011 60 mins

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) is an interview guest in the Season 9 finale. Panelists: Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.); commentators Chris Matthews and Andrew Sullivan.

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