Guests and Topics for Jan. 12

Here's what is on tap for Wednesday:

"FOX & Friends First"
Starts at 6 a.m. ET

President Bush taps his new Homeland Security (search) chief. What sort of man is federal appeals court judge Michael Chertoff? We'll get a read from Jeff Stein, homeland security news editor for Congressional Quarterly.

Four employees are forced to walk in the fallout over CBS' memogate. Should Dan Rather have been one of them? We'll ask Cliff Kincaid, editor of Accuracy in Media Report.

Plus, it was the magazine written by and for soldiers on the front during World War II — Yank's story, from Barrett McGurn, former Yank correspondent and author of "Yank, the Army Weekly."

"FOX & Friends"
Starts at 7 a.m. ET

Is Michael Chertoff the right man to head the Office of Homeland Security? We'll ask Brad Blakeman, former deputy assistant to President Bush.

Plus, we'll get reaction from Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn.

It's time for NFL fans to cast their vote: Who's your player of the year? We'll get some advice from former star quarterback Boomer Esiason and two-time Super Bowl champ, Terrell Davis.

She's graced the covers of hundreds of magazines and was named one of the most beautiful women in the world by Playboy. So why is Carol Alt giving us the raw deal?

Should crosses be banned from the inaugural parade route because they could be used as weapons? We'll be joined by the man accusing the Secret Service of religious discrimination for not allowing them, Rev. Patrick Mahoney, director of the Christian Defense Coalition.

Did CBS News and Dan Rather foolishly fall for one of the most incredible political stunts ever pulled? We'll ask Reese Schonfeld, co-founder of CNN and author of "Me and Ted Against the World."

Former Clinton aide, Sandy Berger (search), is under U.S. grand jury investigation for snatching top-secret documents from the National Archives. How much trouble could Berger be facing? We'll ask Deborah Orin, Washington bureau chief for the New York Post.

And, Donny Osmond joins us to celebrate the release of his 54th album: "What I Meant to Say."

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