Patt Morrison talks with author and staff writer for The New Yorker John Cassidy about his new book, dot.con (HarperCollins), that examines the Internet bubble and the wider stock market boom of the late 1990's. Cassidy recounts how the bubble got started, why it grew into a national mania, and what it signified.
California State University and California Community College campuses got one step closer to being tobacco-free after the state Assembly voted 41-24 yesterday to approve a tobacco ban; Faith Salie of NPR's Wait, Wait . . .Don't Tell Me talks about new memoir, "Approval Junkie," and weighing the pros and cons of a bailout for Puerto Rico.
Reviews of the week's new movies, interviews with filmmakers, and discussion.
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