• Bill Maher Teases More Lies Fox News Will Report as True but Then Retract

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    They're not really that far off from what really happened
    For the mid-show gag on Friday's episode of “Real Time,” Bill Maher took aim at the very real problem of obvious, constant and shameless lying that gets reported as fact by right wing media outlets. And after mocking a few recent examples, Maher rolled out predictions for the next lies outlets like Fox News will help disseminate.
    Before we get to Maher's jokes, first let's do some recent context. In the last week Fox News has had to retract not one but two false stories about Democrats that it reported as true, despite the...
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  • Bill Maher Flays The Oscars, Again -“It Was Like, We Dare You To Be Entertained”; Calls Out Elon Musk On Bitcoin

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Bill Maher detested this year's Oscars, from the films - especially Best Picture - to last Sunday's low-rated telecast that he said “dared you to be entertained.” “It used to get Super Bowl numbers,” said the host of Real Time With Bill Maher Friday. It's like the winner who thanks everyone, says ‘Go to bed kids' -...
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  • Bill Maher Says Bitcoin Is an Environment-Destroying Ponzi Scheme

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    “Real Time” host also mocks cryptocurrency names
    Bill Maher used the “New Rules” part of Friday's “Real Time” to rail against something that actually is pretty bad and should probably be dealt with: Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin.
    Maher's rant concerned both the economy harming aspects of cryptocurrency and the severe environmental effects, so we'll just get right into telling you what he said.
    “New rule: Nothing with ‘crypto' in the title ever turns out good,” Maher said at the start of the bit, describing what he implied is a boiler room-style “mania” pressuring people to invest.
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