Guests and Topics for August 28 & 29

The news doesn’t stop on the weekend and neither does “FOX & Friends.”

So start your weekend in the know and join hosts Julian Phillips, Juliet Huddy and Mike Jerrick.


When the GOP convention kicks off this week, who will be the Republican Party's most valuable players? We’ll get the long and the short of it from FOX News contributors Ellen Ratner and Jim Pinkerton.

From Atkins to South Beach, all major diets with one major problem: They don't allow you to eat sweets! To fix that is executive pastry Chef Wayne Harley Brachman at Firebird restaurant in New York and co-host of the Food Network's "Melting Pot.”

We're just days away from the Republican National Convention. What effect will the big GOP party have on Wall Street? We’ll ask Scott Bleier, president of Hybrid Investors.

The city of negotiations in Najaf may be peaceful for now, but could the fighting erupt again? We’ll ask retired U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Greg Hartley.

Lawyers finally begin jury selection in the Kobe Bryant rape case. What type of person will make the jury? We’ll get the legal lowdown from Craig Mitnick, criminal defense attorney and FOX News contributor.

Has the media coverage of John Kerry’s Swift Boat controversy finally sailed its course, or will it be continue to play all the way to the White House? We’ll ask media analyst and author of "Speak From Your Heart", Steve Adubato.

Police tighten security in New York as Republicans start streaming into town for the convention.
What's the best way to keep the city street safe during the political party? We’ll ask John Timoney, former Philadelphia Police Department commissioner.

Plus, it's the latest reality show to pull the rug out from its unsuspecting participants. Cast members had no idea that the show "Cold Turkey" would be about forcing them to quit cigarettes as host A.J. Benza explains.


• Walter Mears, author of "Deadlines Past: Forty Years of Presidential Campaigns: A Reporter's Story"
• Rennee Amoore, head of Pennsylvania’s GOP delegation
• Dr. Georgia Witkin, FOX News contributor
• Rep. Candice Miller, R-Mich.
• Jay Severin, Republican strategist
• Bob Beckel, Democratic strategist
• Rep. Jim Ryun, R-Kan.
• Ben Stein, author of "Can America Survive?"

About the Show

This offbeat morning show features anchors E.D. Hill, Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade. They take a look at the day's news, sports and weather from a different perspective. It is an interactive show where you can call in to voice your opinion or have your e-mail read. Anything can happen and usually does!

Every day, syndicated radio host and FOX contributor Mancow joins the show with unique insights and commentary on the day's news events, bringing his own brand of offbeat and irreverent humor from his WKQX studio in Chicago.

Plus, now you can watch America's No. 1 cable news morning show seven days a week, as hosts Juliet Huddy, Julian Phillips and Mike Jerrick man the morning show ship on the weekends!

There's no telling what "FOX & Friends" will be cooking up outside our Manhattan studios on 6th Avenue. So, if you are in New York, drop by — the Morning Crew loves an audience! We are located at: 1211 Avenue of the Americas, between 47th and 48th streets.

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