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Mind Over Matter / "The Secret" / A Discussion (Part II) #853184

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 27, 2007
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "Newsweek" editor Jerry Adler† and John Assaraf, who is featured in the DVD, about the new self-help book/DVD "The Secret"; DVD excerpts shown. [In studio, ADLER - outlines the premise of the notion of believing you can change the course of events; calls for a "controlled experiment" to determine the science behind this; comments on the marketing of "The Secret."] [ASSARAF - says science shows our thoughts control our body and we are on the verge of understanding more; gives a personal anecdote about his own health.]
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