We’ve taken a few weeks off our penis project. But we’re back this week to keep an eye on how many johnsons are scheduled to appear on the programs this weekend. As usual, NBC’s “Meet the Press” is weak on estrogen while “The Chris Matthews Show” is a steady 50/50. Also as usual, PBS’s Gwen Ifill has a strong showing of female guests.
NBC’s Meet the Press: 1
Dee Dee Myers, Democratic Strategist
Mike Murphy, Republican Strategist
Eugene Robinson, Columnist, WaPo
Ed Gillespie, Former Chair, Republican National Committee
PBS’ Washington Week with Gwen Ifill: 3
Major Garrett of National Journal
Jeanne Cummings of Bloomberg News
Deborah Solomon of The Wall Street Journal
Joan Biskupic of USA Today
ABC’s This Week: 1
Matthew Dowd, ABC News Political Analyst
Paul Krugman, NYT
Peggy Noonan, WSJ
George Will, ABC News
CNN’s Reliable Sources: 3
Marisa Guthrie,The Hollywood Reporter; Eric Deggans, St. Petersburg Times; David Zurawik, The Baltimore Sun; Sarah Ganim, Harrisburg Patriot-News; Nia-Malika Henderson, The Washington Post; Robert Costa, National Journal; David Shuster, Current TV
CBS’s Face the Nation: No panel. Three male pols … Sens. Toomey, Manchin and Rep. Ron Paul are the guests.
NBC’s The Chris Matthews Show: 2
Dan Rather, HDNet
Helene Cooper, NYT
John Heilemann, New York Magazine
Lizzie O’Leary, Bloomberg
FNC’s Fox News Sunday: 1 Proudly blacklisted by FNC PR since June 2010. We’ll scrounge and find out.
UPDATE: Juan, Brit, A.B. Stoddard and Bill Kristol.