Guests and Topics for June 19 & 20

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

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


Despite pleas from family members and religious leaders, Al Qaeda militants beheaded hostage Paul Johnson (search) in Saudi Arabia. What was the reasoning behind this twisted act of terror? We’ll ask Mideast and terror analyst, Walid Phares, senior fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies.

President Bush vows to hunt down Johnson’s killers. But what is the Saudi government doing to make sure justice is served? Stephen Schwartz, author of “The Two Faces of Islam,” weighs in.

Plus, first it was Nick Berg (search). Now Paul Johnson. Both men paid the ultimate price at the hands of evil terrorists trying to make a statement. We’ll try to grasp the reality of these acts with retired U.S. Army Maj. Gen . Robert Scales, Fox News military analyst.

President Bush hails the growing economy, while Sen. John Kerry is keen to point out the middle class woes. Who's right? We’ll ask Fox News business contributor Meredith Whitney.

Could former President Bill Clinton's tell all book steal Sen. Kerry's thunder? We’ll get the long and short of it from Fox News contributors Ellen Ratner and Jim Pinkerton.

Iraqi is preparing for the June 30 power handover. But is the new interim government ready to take charge? We’ll ask Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa.

We’ll get last minute Father’s Day gift ideas from Ben Court, senior editor for Men's Journal magazine.

Plus, love comes in different shapes and sizes. This Father's Day, show dad that the kitchen is where the heart is with "The Love Chef", Francis Anthony, author of "Low Carb Italian Cooking."

And, fitness trainer Bobby Kelly joins us with tips to help dad lower his golf score.


We’ll be joined by:

• Lia Schorr, owner of Lia Schorr Day Spa in New York City
• Dr. Georgia Witkin, Fox News contributor
• Tom O'Neil of In Touch Weekly
• Barakat Jassem, Iraqi Fulbright scholar
• Mickey Dolenz of Monkees fame

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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