Brand & Martinez for September 7, 2012

Obama Accepts Nomination On Final Day Of Democratic National Convention
Many political insiders believe the numbers could slow the momentum President Barack Obama hoped to gain from his speech Thursday night to the DNC.

Fact checking the DNC

Millions tuned into the Democratic National Convention this week in Charlotte, North Carolina. We wondered about the accuracy of the politicians' claims so we turned to FactCheck.org.
Eyes Wide Shut

The life of Arthur Schnitzler

Madeleine talks to Peter Schnitzler, a grandson of Arthur Schnitzler, about the author's life, his works and his relationship with Hollywood.
Yosemite Rodent Disease
A Martínez speaks to Marketplace's Ethan Lindsey, who suffered from the virus two years ago. He spent two days in a medically induced coma.
Fox's "American Idol 2012" Finale - Results Show - Show

The Dinner Party

Need something to chat about over dinner this week?
Meghan McCarty brings you the Weekend Alibi, a roundup of the best entertainments around Southern Califonria.
Obama Accepts Nomination On Final Day Of Democratic National Convention
Grammar Girl Mignon Fogarty weighs in on Joe Biden's liberal use of the word literally. She says in most cases, the Vice President used the word correctly.
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