Topics and Guests for Thursday, May 29

Veteran newscaster John Gibson gets to the core of the most salient issues facing America today as host of FNC's hard-hitting primetime show The Big Story with John Gibson, airing Monday through Friday at 5 p.m. ET, with expert legal analysis from Judge Andrew Napolitano and in-depth field reports from correspondent Heather Nauert.

May 29:

British Prime Minister Tony Blair, is accused of exaggerating the evidence against Saddam Hussein to justify the war
• Labour MP Peter Kilfoyle
Radek Sikorski of the American Enterprise Institute

Canada’s going through a rough time: SARS, mad cow disease, a prime minister that doesn't play nice with President Bush and no hockey teams in the Stanley Cup finals
Pam Wallin, Canadian consul general to New York

Can you go to jail for holding a sign protesting the war in Iraq? An activist says that's what happened to him when he tried to protest at a speech by President Bush
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

The Bush administration has been virtually ignoring a report that paints a bleak future for the president's tax cuts
Jagadeesh Gokhale, a visiting scholar from the American Enterprise Institute

Supporters of groundbreaking comic Lenny Bruce are trying to get him a post-humous pardon
Gerald Nachman, author of Seriously Funny

Fifty years ago, Sir Edmund Hillary became the first man to reach the top of Mount Everest. But these days, the historic climber isn't very happy about people scaling the mountain
Richard Bestic of Sky News

Be sure to tune into The Big Story with John Gibson ... weekdays at 5 p.m. ET.

Note: All guests and topics subject to change