Hot Fudge Sunday July 3rd

Sundays bring us the political talk shows. If you see something interesting on one of them, jump on the comment board and talk about it. According to Politico, here is the lineup for this week’s shows:

Happy Birthday!

This Sunday’s television talk shows feature special Fourth of July weekend editions on the U.S. Constitution, deadlock in Washington and the state of the American Dream.

Meet the Press (NBC) — Pre-empted. More tennis at Wimbledon.

This Week (ABC) — Features an examination of the nation’s founding document with ABC News analyst George Will, Georgetown professor Michael Eric Dyson, Harvard professor Jill Lepore and Time magazine Editor-in-Chief Richard Stengel. The show also focuses on immigration with former D.C. Schools Chancellor Michelle Rhee, former Sen. Mel Martinez (R-Fla.) and Jose Antonio Vargas, the Pulitzer Prize-winning former Washington Post reporter and author of a recent article detailing his experience as an undocumented immigrant.

Face the Nation (CBS) — Republican Govs. John Kasich of Ohio and Scott Walker of Wisconsin; Democratic Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick; and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, a Democrat.

State of the Union (CNN) —  Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) assesses the pursuit of the American Dream with a panel of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan; Suze Orman, the popular personal finance expert; Russell Simmons, musical entrepreneur and founder of Def Jam Recordings; and Steve Case, the former AOL chairman and CEO.

Fox News Sunday — Sens. John Cornyn of Texas and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, as well as Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.), to discuss pressing issues from the budget standoff in Washington to the war in Afghanistan.

Newsmakers (CSPAN) — Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), founder of the Senate Tea Party Caucus, who’ll be interviewed by POLITICO’s Jonathan Allen and National Journal’s Major Garrett.

Political Capital (Bloomberg TV) — former President Bill Clinton and his former White House aide, Rahm Emanuel, now the mayor of Chicago.


About Mr. Universe

Mr. Universe is a musician/songwriter and an ex-patriot of the south. He currently lives and teaches at a University in the Pacific Northwest. He is a long distance hiker who has hiked the Appalachian Trail and the Pacific Crest Trail. He is also an author and woodworker. An outspoken political voice, he takes a decidedly liberal stance in politics.
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