Maher snaps leg in Jameka spill

CAULFIELD Cup winner Jameka has claimed a victim as she gets closer to her return to the racetrack — her trainer Ciaron Maher. Maher was riding Jameka in her warm-up work on Friday morning when he was thrown off, breaking his femur at the ball connecting the hip socket. He was operated on yesterday afternoon. […]

Six months for Maher in ownership wrangle

LEADING trainer Ciaron Maher has been suspended for six months and fined $ 75,000 after pleading guilty to charges stemming from conman Peter Foster’s ownership of five horses in his stables. Maher, who has been charged with conduct prejudicial to the image, interests or welfare of racing, apologised for his conduct to the Racing Appeals […]

Bill Maher Addresses N-Word Gaffe on Real Time: 'Thank You for Letting a Sinner In Your Midst'

Bill Maher wasted no time tackling the elephant in the room on Friday’s Real Time. Quick refresh: Maher incurred widespread wrath last week when, midway through his Real Time interview with junior senator Ben Sasse, he uttered the N-word. (Watch video of the gaffe by clicking here.) The following morning, HBO released a strongly worded statement […]

Bill Maher Uses Racial Slur on ‘Real Time,’ Audience Claps

During Friday night’s episode of Real Time With Bill Maher, host Bill Maher used a racial slur when speaking with Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Nebraska). The men were discussing Sasse’s book The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming-of-Age Crisis and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance. The Root transcribed the controversial portion of the conversation (trigger […]

Bill Maher used the N-word on his show, HBO calls it ‘completely inexcusable’

HBO UPDATE: HBO released a statement to The Hollywood Reporter calling Maher’s remarks “completely inexcusable and tasteless” and removing his comment from future airings of the episode.  Shortly after, Maher issued an apology: “Friday nights are always my worst night of sleep because I’m up reflecting on the things I should or shouldn’t have said […]

Bill Maher Issues Apology After Using Racial Slur on Real Time

Bill Maher on Saturday released a statement apologizing for his use of the N-word during Friday’s episode of Real Time. “Friday nights are always my worst night of sleep because I’m up reflecting on the things I should or shouldn’t have said on my live show,” Maher said. “Last night was a particularly long night as […]

Maher vows to fight charges

Video Image Redzell wins Doomben 10,0000:32 Horse Racing: Redzell wins Doomben 10,000. May 13th 2017 3 days ago /video/ Racing/ Trainer Ciaron Maher celebrates his win in race 1 with Ruthan ridden by Luke Nolen on Geelong Cup day at Geelong Racecourse in Melbourne, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. (AAP Image/Tracey Nearmy) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE […]

Bill Maher unloads on cable newscasters for praising Trump’s strike on Syria

HBO Liberal talk-show host Bill Maher laid into Democrats and cable news pundits for their praise of President Trump’s military strike on Syria’s Shayrat airfield in response to a chemical weapons attack that killed 80 people on Tuesday.  The Republicans’ positive response to the strike was expected, Maher said. “They got their two favorite things: [Neil […]

Bill Maher Blasts Trump Enablers, Calls POTUS an 'Unstable Drama Queen'

Bill Maher has a message for the Sean Spicers and Kellyanne Conways of the world: “If you get up everyday and try to make Donald Trump’s ludicrous and dangerous pronouncements sound normal and sane, you are an enabler.” VIDEOSBill Maher Responds to AHCA Failure: Trump Supporters ‘Taken by a Conman’ The biting commentary came during “New […]

Bill Maher Responds to AHCA Failure: Trump Supporters 'Taken by a Conman'

Bill Maher wasted no time tearing into President Donald Trump on Friday, using his end-of-show “New Rules” segment to suggest that POTUS’ most devoted supporters continue to get “taken by a conman.” VIDEOSSeth Meyers Accuses Trump of Stealing From SNL: ‘Donald, You Ignorant Slut!’ Going live just hours after Trump met with Speaker of the House Paul […]