This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Jessica Yellin and "New York Times" reporter Eric Lichtblau about Obama and lobbyists. [LICHTBLAU - says there is a disconnect in what he says and does about fund raising; notes Obama has limited himself by not allowing lobbyists to work in the administration.] [YELLIN - comments on the administration claims about transparency and how his "brand" fights lobbying influence.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Alex Castellanos and James Carville about the politics of Obama. [CARVILLE - says he is not shocked by the Obama fund raising; notes "lobbyist" has a loose definition.] [CASTELLANOS - says people care more about spending than funds, but Obama ran on a platform of change so the questions is who is this guy; states: reduce the size of government.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier interview held with filmmaker Michael Moore about the movement. [Last night, Princeton University Cornell WEST, Peter SCHIFF - debate capitalism vs. social justice and too much government.] [From Oakland, MOORE - says the police have backed down and the people are in control of their city hall and are assembling peacefully; states our job us to build this mass movement created by the big banks; notes Congress really works for Wall Street so the problem is with capitalism.] [Last night, SCHIFF - blames big government, not capitalism, which is an evil system in 2011.]
(Bangkok: Sara Sidner) The extent of the dangerous flooding in Bangkok featured; scenes shown of the sandbagging operation.
(Studio: Susan Hendricks) The government crackdown on protests in Syria; the charges against an Army sergeant, Calvin Gibbs, for the killings of Afghan civilian and the changes in the succession to the British throne reported.
(Los Angeles: Randi Kaye) The defense case in the trial of Dr. Conrad Murray for his role in the death of Michael Jackson discussed; scenes shown from the courtroom where defense witness anesthesiologist and propofol expert Dr. Paul White defended Murray's treatment of his patient; details given about what White said about the drug evidence at the scene. [WHITE - suggests Jackson self-injected; shows the drug bottle.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos about the Murray trial. [GERAGOS - comments on the devastating testimony from White, but there has been no cross examination of the doctor yet; notes the defense is concentrating on causation.]
(Styduio: Martin Savidge) The order for Gary Giordano to remain in jail in Aruba, the investigation into the case, the search by cadaver dogs, the questions about blood evidence reviewed and the "National Enquirer" story that Robyn was buried alive in a pet cemetery and the lack of any remains discussed.
(Studio: Susan Hendricks) New developments in the Kansas City case of the disappearance on baby Lisa Irwin; a dismissal of the circus elephant lawsuit against Ringling Brothers; the mistake by the Justice Department in the costly muffin case and a Kim Kardashian Twitter/"DWTS" scam reported.