The Best TV Shows of 2010 | 11 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
Running the gamut from the ever-present to the new and novel, PopMatters' TV picks prove that, as a medium, the small screen challenges the big at every entertainment (and aesthetic) level.
Real Time with Bill Maher | 19 Feb 2006 // 7:00 PM
Material can turn scandalous, even scatological. Bill Maher is often the first to drag the focus into the social sewer, and he loves to play the non-PC card.
Real Time with Bill Maher | 20 Apr 2003 // 8:00 PM
A provocative, dead-on, and hilarious political roundtable.
Where G.K. Chesterton and B.F. Skinner Meet: On Real Time with Bill Maher, 21 August 2015 | 27 Aug 2015 // 4:30 AM
The 21 August edition of Real Time with Bill Maher highlights the imbalance between the good politician, just yet already defeated, and the bad, given to nationalistic pandering and demagoguery.
Why Not a Republican Vivisection?: On 'Real Time with Bill Maher', 14 August 2015 | 21 Aug 2015 // 5:00 AM
If Bill Maher sees himself as a lone bulwark of reason in a puritanical country still balking at Enlightenment values, the talk-show format of HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher tends to gravitate toward unenlightened left-right binaries.