Show Notes for Thursday, July 31, 2014

Karl Frisch of Bullfight Strategies calls in at 9am ET / 6am PT to talk about the Far Right’s version of Facebook… ReaganBook!

• Filmmaker CC Goldwater calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about the GOP’s threats of impeachment of President Obama

Schechner• Health care reform expert Jacki Schechner joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 11am ET / 8am PT for “Jacki’s Healthcare Corner”

• The House has approved a compromise bill to refurbish the Veterans Affairs Department and improve veterans’ health care. The 420-5 vote Wednesday sends the bill to the Senate, where approval is expected by the end of the week.

• HealthCare.gov, the federal health-exchange website plagued with glitches at its launch, has already cost $840 million to build, according to a Government Accountability Office (GAO) review of two task orders and one contract related to building the system.

• Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday he will not accept any truce that won’t allow Israel to complete its mission of destroying the sophisticated tunnel network, which has been used to carry out deadly attacks inside Israel.

• The historic outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa continues to spread. Two nations have declared public health emergencies, and Liberia is pleading for help trying to bring the virus under control.

Show Notes for Wednesday, July 30, 3014

• Tim Bostic & Tony London, plaintiffs in the Virginia marriage equality case, call in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about the case • Dean Obeidallah of The Daily Beast calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about the new Sarah Palin Channel • Actor and comedian Carlos AlazraquiContinue Reading

Show Notes for Tuesday, July 29, 2014

• Charlie Pierce of Esquire’s Politics Blog calls in at 10:30am ET / 7:30am PT to talk about how the unserious people will kill us all • Michael Tomasky of The Daily Beast calls in at 11am ET / 8am PT to talk about our exploding world • Israeli tank shells hit a fuel tankContinue Reading

Show Notes for Monday, July 28, 2014

• Syndicated columnist Tina Dupuy calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about the Central American kids at the border • Eric Boehlert of Media Matters for America calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about the GOP’s dreams of taking over the Senate • Voice Deity Jim WardContinue Reading

Show Notes for Friday, July 25, 2014

• Sexy Liberal John Fugelsang joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 9am ET / 6am PT for all three hours of Fridays With Fugelsang • Journalist May Lee joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 11am ET / 8am PT to hang for the hour • Israeli aircraft struck 30 houses inContinue Reading

Show Notes for Thursday, July 24, 2014

• Karl Frisch of Bullfight Strategies calls in at 9am ET / 6am PT to talk about President Obama’s executive order to protect LGBT workers • CC Goldwater, director of “Mr. Conservative: Goldwater On Goldwater”, calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about continuing fights between the GOP and Dems • HealthContinue Reading

Show Notes for Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Ted Olson, attorney for the plaintiffs in the Prop. 8 case, calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about his new book, “Redeeming The Dream: The Case For Marriage Equality” Charlie Pierce of Esquire’s Politics Blog calls in at 10:30am ET / 7:30am PT to talk about yesterday’s court decisions on ObamaCareContinue Reading

Show Notes for Tuesday, July 22, 2014

• Charlie Pierce of Esquire’s Politics Blog calls in at 10:30am ET / 7:30am PT to talk about the creepy GOP market for dead Reagan memorabilia • Bob Cesca of The Daily Banter calls in at 11:30am ET / 8:30am PT to talk about Bill O’Reilly’s awful ideas for securing the border • The trainContinue Reading

Show Notes for Monday, July 21, 2014

• The Rude Pundit calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to talk about what’s happening in Gaza, and on our southern border • Eric Boehlert of Media Matters for America calls in at 10am ET / 7am PT to talk about Fox News’ debasing rhetoric about immigrant kids • Voice Deity Jim WardContinue Reading

Show Notes for Friday, July 18, 2014

• Sexy Liberal John Fugelsang joins calls in at 9am ET / 6am PT for another edition of Fridays With Fugelsang • Journalist May Lee joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 11am ET / 8am PT to debut her new jingle • Emergency workers, police officers and even off-duty coal miners — dressedContinue Reading