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Bill Maher

Bill Maher takes a knee to support NFL athletes, blasts Trump

Bill Maher takes a knee to support NFL athletes, blasts Trump

Bill Maher kicked off his "Real Time" monologue Friday night by taking a knee in solidarity with the NFL athletes who have recently been the subject of ire from President Donald Trump.

"Before we start the show, let's all take a knee, ladies and gentlemen," he announced.

Maher went on to lambast Trump, calling him the "drunk at the end of the bar, bitching about football." He asserted that Trump is probably okay with O.J. Simpson, since he never took a knee. "Took a few heads," Maher joked. "But never a knee."

The HBO talk show host also contributed to the steady...

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