This week kicked off with a much better-than-average Tony Awards and a very entertaining Republican presidential debate (despite the lack of Sarah Palin).
Even if the U.S. and Pakistan were on the same page on how best to combat terrorism, conflicting and false interpretations of history don't help.
Police recently ejected a woman from an Amtrak quiet car after 16 hours of non-stop talking on her cell phone -- a new record for a PACS symptom flare-up.
The Daily Show and The Colbert Report may have been on hiatus this past week, but there were plenty of other hilarious things happening on late night ...
Why Maher is attending a fundraising dinner on May 25th in Los Angeles for Shine on Sierra Leone is a mystery. I will be there too. I'll have to ask him.
This past week saw the late night hosts moving on from wall-to-wall Osama bin Laden jokes. Though there were plenty of intriguing discoveries about bin Laden once the contents of his compound started coming to light.
Savage caught the eye of the nation following a string of suicides by gay youths, when he and husband Terry Miller posted a video telling gay children that if they can hold on, life does get better.
Late last Sunday night, President Obama interrupted The Celebrity Apprentice to announce that Osama bin Laden had finally been brought to justice. Th...
I've decided we need to do something drastic if we want to shake ourselves out of this surreal set of conversations about school reform. We need Bill Maher to make a documentary about education.
There have been any number of comics who have aspired to the mantle held by comic Lenny Bruce and his obvious heir, Richard Pryor. Their successors ra...
There was once was a fellow named Newt Who gave his first two wives the boot He spoke for the House While he lied to his spouse Seems he just couldn't keep on his suit
To say our president has his hands full is an understatement. But his leadership style is ideally suited for times such as these.
Who will reform Islam if moderate Muslims refuse to speak honestly about the very doctrines in need of reform?
For my money, this year's Academy Awards telecast was the funniest in ages. No, not because of the show itself, but because I watched the show sitting next to Bill Maher at the Vanity Fair dinner at the Sunset Tower Hotel.
Misogyny keeps this country's brutality to women -- rape, murder and domestic violence -- at staggering levels, along with the pitched battle against a woman's right to control her own body, her right to choose.
There once was a rep named Chris Lee Whose bod none of us cared to see He showcased his pecs (More cut than Glenn Beck's) Guess he won't run for term ...