Synopsis by Mark Deming
Controversial radio talk show host Dr . Laura Schlessinger brought her opinions about the moral health of America to television with this hour-long series, in which Schlessinger exchanged views on a variety of topics with guests, the studio audience, people on the street, and her viewers via the Internet. Schlessinger's show became a subject of controversy before it aired due to her harsh public statements against gays and working mothers, leading to a number of protests against the show's producers and advertisers. Dr. Laura first aired in September, 2000.