What do you know about Real
Alan's FUN TV Trivia Quiz.
Your Answers" at the end of the quiz.
Real Time with Bill Maher is a talk show that airs weekly on HBO,
hosted by comedian and political satirist Bill Maher.
When did the first show air?
- June 16, 2002
- February 21, 2003
- June 16, 2003
2) Both Real Time and Politically
Incorrect originated at CBS Television City in Los
3) In the first season, who was featured as a
- Christina O'Donnell
- Manny Ramirez
- Paul F. Tompkins
4) During the fall of 2006, Maher began hosting a
live chat on HBO's website following each broadcast, usually
including some of the show guests as well. Viewers are
invited to submit questions prior to and during the original
telecast, for Maher and the guests to answer and discuss
What is the feature now known as?
- Next Inning
5) Who has the most appearances on
- Jason Alexander
- Arianna Huffington
- Jerry Seinfeld
6) The theme song is composed by Christopher
"Kid" Reid and his voice is heard saying "Start the clock," "Real
Time" and "Bill Maher".
Who says "Good Afternoon?"
- Joanne Daniels
- Meg Ryan
- Alice Tatum
7) On the first Real Time, Maher's guest
include: Author Ann Coulter, actor Larry Miller, author Michael
Eric Dyson, comedian Sarah Silverman, and comedian Chris Rock.
Who was a guest on the first Politically Incorrect show?
- Ann Coulter
- Larry Miller
- Chris Rock
8) On the January 11, 2008 episode, topics were:
New Hampshire primary, electronic voting machines, Iraq troop
surge, subprime lending and prospects for economic recession.
Maher refrained from a large-scale discussion of the ongoing
writers' strike, offering only a brief opinion in the closing
moments of the show. Guest include: Entrepreneur Mark Cuban,
former TV anchor Catherine Crier, and former press secretary Tony
Who was NOT a guest in
- Eliot Spitzer
- P.J. O'Rourke
- Matt Taibbi
9) The guest list for the first episode for
Season 8 (February 19, 2010) were: Actor Sean Penn, journalist
Andrew Ross Sorkin, co-founder of the Huffington Post Arianna
Huffington, and director Michael Moore.
10) January 14, 2011 was
the first show for Season 9. The guest list for the show
include: Assistant to the President Elizabeth Warren, actor Martin
Short, political analyst James Carville, political consultant Mike
Murphy, Editor-at-large of Reuters Chrystia Freeland. The
topics were: Consumer protection, Tucson shooting, gun control,
right wing rhetoric, health care.
Which guest was NOT born
- Chrystia Freeland
- Martin Short
- Elizabeth Warren
1) B. 2)
True 3) C. 4) C. 5)
B. 6) A. 7) B. 8)
False. The guest list for the first episode for Season
8 (February 19, 2010) were: Chair of the Congressional Oversight Panel
Elizabeth Warren, comedienne Wanda Sykes, Family Guy creator Seth
MacFarlane , former Governor Eliot Spitzer, and Norah O'Donnell.