Sunday Talking Heads: July 13, 2008
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Washington Journal: 8am – Gov. Joe Manchin (D-WV) Democratic Governors Association, Chairman. 8:30 am – Keith Crane RAND Corporation, Russia Analyst. 9:00 am – Newspapers & Viewer Calls. email questions for guests to firstname.lastname@example.org
ABC’s This Week: Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R-CA) a McCain supporter. Topics: the vote in California, the latest on the state’s devastating fires, and the skyrocketing price of gas. Roundtable: Time Magazine’s Richard Stengel, ABC News’ Donna Brazile, Cokie Roberts, George Will. contact George
CBS’ Face The Nation: Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Sallai Meridor; Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI) chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee and Sen. Richard Lugar (R-IN) ranking member; Roger Simon Politico. Topics : Iran, Iraq, Campaign 2008. information from LA Times contact Bob Schieffer
Chris Matthews: Topics: Can Barack Obama really expand the electoral map? Is McCain’s staff shakeup a bad omen for November? Dan Rather HD Net Global Correspondent; Kelly O’Donnell NBC News Political Correspondent; Cynthia Tucker Atlanta Journal-Constitution Editorial Page Editor; Howard Fineman Newsweek Senior Washington Correspondent.
CNN’s Late Edition: Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT) and McCain supporter Sen. Jon Kyl. (R-AZ). Gov. Mark Sanford (R-SC) and Gov. Janet Napolitano: (D-AZ). Nancy Pfotenhauer McCain Economic Adviser and Jason Furman Obama Economic Adviser. Plus, Iraq’s National Security Adviser Mowaffak al-Rubaie on the future for U.S. troops in Iraq. contact Wolf
Fareed Zakaria – GPS: Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) "answers the tough questions on the world’s greatest crises, from Iraq to Afghanistan, from Israel to Iran." Sunday at 1pm ET (8am & 3pm ET on CNNI). contact Fareed
Fox News Sunday: A look back at Tony Snow’s career.
NBC’s Meet The Press: Topics: the economy, taxes, gas prices & more. RNC Victory Chair and former CEO of Hewlett-Packard Carly Fiorina for the McCain campaign and Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), the national co-chair of the Obama campaign. Roundtable: on the politics of race, the search for running mates & party unity with former Rep. Harold Ford, Jr., Republican political strategist Mike Murphy, and NBC News’ Andrea Mitchell.
Newsmakers: current info not available. Newmakers airs Sundays at 10am and 6pm et.
Q & A: David Maraniss on "the convergence of sports, race, and the Cold War in his new book ‘Rome 1960.’ He looks at the experiences of boxer Cassius Clay, sprinter Wilma Rudolph, decathlete Rafer Johnson and others. The 1960 Olympics were the first commercially televised Summer games, so the images of both the East and West were important to their leaders in this, the height of the Cold War. " airs on on CSPAN at 8pm and 11pm et
Religion & Ethics: Cover: Lourdes 150th Anniversary Millions visit this French Grotto seeking healing and spiritual solace. Profile: Karmapa Lama Exclusive US television interview with "a living reincarnation of the living Buddha." for broadcast times in your area click here
60 Minutes: Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell — With the military struggling to recruit and retain soldiers, gay soldiers claim that commanders are reluctant to discharge key personnel – even those openly gay – in the middle of a war, despite the don’t ask, don’t tell policy. Lesley Stahl reports. Lifeline — Remote Area Medical was founded to bring free medicine to remote parts of the world but now also helps thousands of the estimated 47 million Americans who have no health insurance and others who are underinsured. Scott Pelley reports. David Beckham — Soccer superstar David Beckham came from England to try to jumpstart professional soccer in America. He talks to CNN’s Anderson Cooper about his triumphs, his troubles, the challenge ahead of him and demonstrates how he bends a soccer ball around or over his opponents.
To The Contrary: Topics: 1- Sen. Barack Obama: the abortion president? 2- Would an Obama win in November lead to the end of affirmative action? 3- Drunkorexia: Young women eating less in order to drink more. Panelists: The Heritage Foundation’s Genevieve Wood; Women’s Campaign Forum President Ilana Goldman; Conservative Commentator Tara Setmayer; and Progressive Commentator Patricia Sosa. for broadcast times in your area click here
And there’s always Sunday Afternoon’s FDL Book Salon; chat with Robert Creamer about his new book, Listen to Your Mother: Stand Up Straight: How Progressives Can Win. Hosted by Tom Swan, former campaign manager for Ned Lamont.Garry kindly gave permission to use this photo of the SS Dicky, check out his photostream at flickr for more.
For those who haven’t yet seen Patti Smith Indicts George W. Bush, Anklage von George W. B, inspire yourself and watch it. And for more hope, go back to Jane’s Bye Bye Fourth Amendment, It’s Been Swell…