Karl Frisch of Bullfight Strategies calls in at 9am ET / 6am PT to co-host Right Wing World

Nate Silver the statistical genius behind FiveThirtyEight.com, calls in at 9:30am ET / 6:30am PT to give her his predictions for 2012 and talk about his new book “THE SIGNAL AND THE NOISE: Why So Many Predictions Fail—but Some Don’t”

Rep Adam Schiff (D-CA) joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau for the 10am ET / 7am PT hour to talk about what the election means for LGBT rights, national security, and the economy and jobs

• Political strategist Dave “Mudcat” Saunders calls in at 11am ET / 8am PT to handicap the debates, and to update us on the Cantor/Powell race in Virginia

• One day after their contentious debate, President Obama and Mitt Romney vied aggressively for the support of women voters Wednesday, as they and their running mates charged across nearly a half-dozen battleground states in the close race for the White House with 20 days to run.

A suspected terrorist parked a van packed with what he thought was a bomb next to the Federal Reserve building in NYC and tried to detonate it Wednesday morning before he was arrested in a terror sting operation.

Lance Armstrong lost three major sponsorship contracts Wednesday and stepped down as the chairman of the Livestrong charity as the fallout from doping allegations continued to plague him.