Cenk, Press and Behar highlight Current TV schedule for Oct. 10 - Oct. 14

Hey, whatever happened to Keith Olbermann?

In any event, Current TV fired over the schedule for the next four days:


Wednesday, October 10th—

6 PM ET — “Joy Behar: Say Anything!” — Publisher Crystal Wright and Democratic Strategist Penny Lee will join Joy for a political panel to discuss their reactions to Romney’s latest flip flop on not pursing any abortion related legislation, Bill Clinton’s response to moderate Mitt, Romney’s interview with Wolf Blitzer, and more. Also joining the show for a relationship panel will be author of It’s Complicated (But It Doesn’t Have to Be), Paul Carrick Brunson, along with professional matchmaker and owner of The Love Architects Kalein Rosenberg. Joy will also be joined by DNC speaker and women’s rights activist Sandra Fluke.

7 PM ET — “The Young Turks” — Contributing Editor at Vanity Fair talks about Karl Rove’s continued influence in politics, Presdient of the Detroit Police Officers Association Joe Duncan discusses why his organization is warning vistors, “Visit Detroit at Your Own Risk,” and Mark Hamill, famous for his role as Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars trilogy, talks about his views on Mitt Romney.

8 PM ET — “Viewpoint” — Governor Jennifer Granholm and host of “The War Room” will join Spitzer to talk about the Vice Presidential debate preparations and previews, as well as Esquire contributor and author of Idiot America Charles Pierce, to discuss whether or not it’s time for the Democrats to panic. Roll Call politics writer Shira Toeplitz will also discuss the 2012 Presidential race and the race for House and Senate.

10 PM ET — “The War Room” — Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter will join the show from Philadelphia, followed by Democratic Strategists Karen Skelton and Christine Pelosi and Republican Strategist Duf Sundheim. Also on the show will be HuffPost Live Supreme Court Reporter Mike Sacks, who will discuss SCOTUS and the Affirmative Action decision, followed by Freeport Mayor George Gaulrapp to talk about the Bain-owned Sensata factory closing.

Thursday, October 11th—

6 AM ET — “Full Court Press: The Bill Press Show” —  Host Bill Press will be joined by Minnesota congressional candidate Jim Graves who will discuss his race against Bachmann, as well as Daily Beast columnist Michael Tomasky.

7 PM ET — “Talking Liberally: The Stephanie Miller Show” —  Current TV’s 8PM debate coverage will be preceded by a special primetime edition of “Talking Liberally” with Stephanie Miller and friends.

8 PM ET — Vice Presidential Debate Coverage — Current TV hosts Governor Jennifer Granholm, Governor Eliot Spitzer, Cenk Uygur and John Fugelsang will anchor live roundtable analysis of the vice presidential debate, featuring Current's innovative social media element that allows viewers to join the on-screen conversation.

Friday, October 12th—

6 AM ET — “Full Court Press: The Bill Press Show” — Press will be joined by NASA JPL scientist Dr. Luther Beegle for a Mars mission update, followed by New Hampshire congressional candidate Annie Kuster and Danielle Leger from the Center for American Progress to analyze the Vice Presidential debte. Also joining the show will be Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH).

9 AM ET — “Talking Liberally: The Stephanie Miller Show” — National Education Association (NEA) President Dennis Van Roekel calls in with Stephanie and friends to discuss his reaction to education issues in the recent debate as well as the overall election.

6 PM ET — “John Fugelsang: So That Happened” — Joining John Fugelsang for his second week of “So That Happened” will be “The War Room’s” Jennifer Granholm, political satirist and comedian and host of “Totally Biased” W. Kamau Bell, and professor and chairwoman of the Department of Africana Studies at Brown University Tricia Rose.

7 PM ET — “The Young Turks” — Former Chairwoman of the FDIC and author Sheila Bair of Bull By the Horns: Fighting to Save Main Street from Wall Street and Wall Street from Itself, joins Cenk to talk about her book, followed by Paul Ryan’s congressional challenger Rob Zerban (D-WI) to discuss the campaign and to give us the last word on Ryan’s performance from the previous night’s debate.

10 PM ET — “The War Room” — Host Jennifer Granholm will broadcast from New York with San Francisco Chronicle’s Joe Garofoli as a guest, followed by political satirist Will Durst, John Whaley from Hart Research, and Current TV’s own John Fugelsang, host of “John Fugelsang: So That Happened.” Also on the show will be Alan Shcroeder, author of Presidential Debates: 50 Years of High-Risk TV, and author Chrystia Freeland of Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else. Editor in Chief of The Nation Katrina Vandan Heudel and comedian and creator of LadyPartsJustice.com Lizz Winstead will also join the show.

11 PM PT — “The Gavin Newsom Show” — Democratic Strategist and former DNC Chairman Terry McAuliffe will john Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, followed by a one on one interview with rapper and music producer will.i.am. Also on the show will be Grateful Dead drummer and musicologist  Mickey Hart.

Sunday, October 14th—

8 PM ET — “Capitalism: A Love Story” — Tune in for the Current premiere of “Capitalism: A Love Story,” a documentary by renowned filmmaker and liberal activist Michael Moore, which investigates the culture behind America’s bond with market capitalism. From America’s for-profit prisons to the upper echelons of Goldman Sachs, this is an in-depth look at the consumer impulse at the heart of the U.S. economy that you don’t want to miss! Tune in Sunday, October 14th at 8PM ET/5PM PT as “Viewpoint’s” Eliot Spitzer hosts the premiere broadcast, providing insightful commentary on Wall Street, the 2008 recession, and much more.

“Full Court Press: The Bill Press Show” airs weekday mornings on Current TV from 6AM-9AM ET.

“Talking Liberally: The Stephanie Miller Show” airs weekday mornings on Current TV from 9AM-12PM ET.

“Joy Behar: Say Anything!” airs week nights at 6PM ET (encores at 9PM ET).

“The Young Turks with Cenk Uygur” airs week nights at 7PM ET.

“Viewpoint with Eliot Spitzer” airs week nights at 8PM ET (encores at 11PM ET).

“The War Room” (10PM ET on Current TV with a re-air at midnight ET).

 “The Gavin Newsom Show” airs Friday nights at 11 PM PT.

*All bookings are subject to change due to breaking news and the nature of live TV.


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