About Your Privacy on this Site
Welcome! To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including personalized digital ads. Those advertisers use tracking technologies to collect information about your activity on our sites and applications and across the Internet and your other apps and devices.
You always have the choice to experience our sites without personalized advertising based on your web browsing activity by visiting the DAA’s Consumer Choice page, the NAI's website, and/or the EU online choices page, from each of your browsers or devices. To avoid personalized advertising based on your mobile app activity, you can install the DAA’s AppChoices app here. You can find much more information about your privacy choices in our privacy policy. Even if you choose not to have your activity tracked by third parties for advertising services, you will still see non-personalized ads on our sites and applications. By clicking continue below and using our sites or applications, you agree that we and our third party advertisers can:
  • transfer your data to the United States or other countries; and
  • process and share your data so that we and third parties may serve you with personalized ads, subject to your choices as described above and in our privacy policy.
Entertainment Weekly


Bill Maher slams Republican defense of Roy Moore: 'We arrest our alleged rapists, they elect them'

Posted on

Show Details
TV Show
Talk Show

Bill Maher obliterated the Republicans defense of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore on Friday’s Real Time, or as he deemed it, “another edition of, ‘Who pulled their dick out this week?'”

The host opened the episode by addressing the allegations against Moore, who has been accused of pursuing relationships with girls as young as 14 when he was in his 30s. Admitting he “dated a lot of young ladies,” the 70-year-old has denied the accusations.

Many Republicans have come to Moore’s defense, whether it was Sean Hannity seeming to call the relationship between Moore and a 14-year-old “consensual” or Alabama state auditor Jim Ziegler going biblical with a reference to the age difference of Mary and Joseph (“They became parents of Jesus”).

“Using Jesus to justify child molestation? Even the Catholics went, ‘Tried it, doesn’t work.'” quipped Maher. “To my recollection, slight difference, Joseph and Mary didn’t f—. Isn’t that the whole point of that story?”

Then, Maher concluded by comparing the response of liberals to sexual misconduct accusations to that of Republicans. “No liberal defended Harvey Weinstein or Kevin Spacey, who might be going to jail. Anthony Weiner is in jail. Louis C.K. we hear this week did horrific things,” he said. “Compare that to Trump and Roy Moore. We arrest our alleged rapists, they elect them.”

Watch the full clip above.

TV Show
run date
In Season
Complete Coverage