Saturday, May 26, 2012
HBO's Real time with Bill Maher, May 25, 2012
Bill Maher's Panel:
Michelle Bernard is the CEO of The Bernard Center for Women, Politics, & Public Policy. Earlier this month, she wrote about her belief that "marriage is a basic civil right."
Paul Krugman is the author of End This Depression Now! and a columnist for The New York Times. Yesterday, he called out Wall Streeters for being "spoiled brats...with immense power and wealth at their disposal." Rightardia featured quotes form Krugman's editorial.
Arthur Laffer is a former economic advisor to President Ronald Regan and author of EUREKA! How to Fix California. In a recent op-ed for the Wall Street Journal, he argued that states should abolish their income tax. Laffer is one of the economists who advocates supply side economics.
Comedian Kevin Nealon from Weeds was also on the show.