Osama Bin Laden recently claimed to possess nuclear weapons and even stated that he would be willing to use them if provoked by the Bush administration. Larry Mantle discusses the dangers of nuclear weapons in a global environment where terrorism is a real threat with director and research associate of the Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Moneterey Institute of International Studies William Potter and Gaurav Kampani.
Could Gawker's lawsuit have a "chilling effect" on tabloid news? One of the major sources of funding for CA's high speed rail project was revenue from cap and trade auctions of carbon credits, but last week's auction was a bust; then, a state bill would free passersby of liability if they break someone's car window to rescue a hot dog inside - will owners avoid bringing dogs for fear of overzealous animal lovers breaking into their cars to free a dog that's just fine? And a closer look at why it's taken so long to cleanup Exide.
Reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussion.
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