TV Appearances

Real Time with Bill Maher

I was on Real Time with Bill Maher last week where we had a confusing climate change/evolution combo debate.

Religion, TV Appearances, Uncategorized

Real Time with Bill Maher – Is America Exceptional?

Click here for the Overtime segment of Real time with Bill Maher. We discuss whether America is exceptional.

Culture, Politics, Success, TV Appearances

“It was like I farted in church”

That seems to be the biggest takeaway from my recent debate with Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker. Actually we had a pretty good conversation on whether health care is a “right.” Check it out: CNN Parker Spitzer – Cain: “It was like I farted in church…”

Health Care, TV Appearances

Pre-Midterm Analysis on Parker Spitzer

Will Cain, John Avlon, Nicole Wallace, and Ari Melber join Eliot Spitzer and Kathleen Parker to discuss the midterm elections. What senate race will serve as the bellweather race? And why does Will think gridlock is good for America?

Politics, TV Appearances

Parker Spitzer: Is Wall Street Evil?

I don’t know. But I do think it is largely a fee-skimming business. Check it out in the clip.

Finance, Politics, TV Appearances

Angle vs Reid is Getting Rough

On Anderson Cooper 360 Ari Melber and I talked with Sanjay Gupta about whether the Nevada senatorial race is getting rough. I said that despite all the challenges to “man-up” the Nevada race should be an easy choice for voters because you couldn’t have two more different candidates.

Politics, TV Appearances

Debating Obama’s Message on Parker Spitzer

Last week I joined Eliot Spitzer, Kathleen Parker, and Ari Melber to debate why Obama’s once powerful message is no longer resonating with voters. We also talk about whether the Tea Party has put forward any serious ideas about entitlement reform.

Politics, TV Appearances

Shut the Government Down

Before the Pledge was published, I debated Al Angrisani – former Assistant Secretary of Labor under President Reagan – on what a Republican strategy should be if they win the House. I think it should be twofold: 1. Gridlock: promise to shut down this progressive legislative onslaught threatening to micromanage our lives. 2. Bold goals […]

TV Appearances

Hannity: Rangel, Kasich, and the Jets’ Catcalls to a Reporter

A quick hit of topics on Hannity, from Charlie Rangel’s amazing reelection in New York (what’s wrong with New Yorkers? Just don’t give a damn if the guys is crook as long as he delivers?), the Ohio governor’s debate between Kasich and Strickland, and smoking Ines Sainz getting catcalled by a few Jets players.

TV Appearances, Uncategorized

Does Criticizing Islam Make You a Bigot?

Islam is not a race. Islam is not an ethnicity. Islam is a set of ideas. And criticizing a set of ideas does not make you a bigot. Otherwise, I would guess I am a progressive bigot, a Kant bigot, a Bill Maher bigot, a people-who-think-Jackson-Pollack-is-art-and-not-just-wallpaper bigot, and a Sooner-fan bigot.

TV Appearances