Pope Frank: Papal Pleaser

Pope Francis has quickly established himself as the progressive Pope – not your father’s Holy Father. Early on, he said atheists can get into heaven. He’s expressed compassion for gays and even said that there’s a place for them in the Church. He’s affirmed the Big Bang Theory and evolution. He’s got a gambling problem he jokes about and it’s long been an open secret that he has a wife and three kids.

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No Room for Compromise

Well, it looks like the Koch brothers are already getting a great return on investing hundreds of millions in the election. From The Hill:

“Republican lawmakers are planning an all-out assault on Obama’s environmental agenda, including rules on mercury and other air toxics from power plants, limits on ground-level ozone that causes smog, mountaintop mining restrictions and the EPA’s attempt to redefine its jurisdiction over streams and ponds.” And “The Interior Department is also in the crosshairs, with rules due to come soon on hydraulic fracturing on public land and protecting streams from mining waste.”

You know, America’s agenda.

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Submit Your 'Overtime' Question for Nov. 21, 2014

Bill and his roundtable guests - John Cleese, Chris Mathews, MP Chrystia Freeland, Roland Martin and Seth Rogen - answer fan questions after Friday’s show.

Submit your questions in the Comments section below. Selected questions will be answered on HBO.com immediately following the premiere. Please be aware that concise (50 words or less) single topic questions have the best chance of being selected, so the shorter and more specific you can be, the better.

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