This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with CNN's Gloria Borger, James Carville and Erick Erickson about the Romney issue. [CARVILLE, ERICKSON, BORGER - offer views on this story and Romney's response to it.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Romney's views on gay adoption noted. [ROMNEY - says all states but one allow gay adoption, so....] [Yesterday on Fox, ROMNEY - says adopting is legal, but marriage is a departure.] The Gallup Poll in response to President Obama's support of same-sex marriage cited.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier interview held with Representative Barney Frank about JPMorgan and banks. [FRANK - says we have to adopt rules about banking reform; comments on Dimon's explanation about his bank, which shows why we need regulation.]
(Mississippi: Martin Savidge) The manhunt for Mayes that ended with him shooting himself as Alexandra and Kyliyah Bain watched reviewed; scenes shown from the trail in the Mississippi area. [Alpine resident Ronald ROBERTS- describes what happened; shows the trail.] The arrests and the 175,000 dollar reward in the crime discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Mayes' sister-in-law Bobbi Booth about the story. [BOOTH - talks about the rules on visiting her sister in jail; states she wants details from her sister about what happened with Mayes; calls Mayes a coward for killing himself.]
(Los Angeles: Randi Kaye) Gay therapy aimed at changing them to straight examined; details given about the "treatment" of homosexuality starting in the 1970s. [Treated with reparative therapy, Ryan KENDALL- says gay is part of his fundamental being and the treatment emphasized the religious side; outlines what the treatment did to him: made him want to kill himself for a decade.] [Clinical psychologist Joseph NICOLOSI- says he does not remember Kendall's case.] [Psychologist George REKERS- reacts to the patient's death.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Ryan Kendall and Dr. Jack Dresher about gay therapy. [KENDALL - says he underwent therapy for a year and a half; states it was a terrible decade in his life due to the therapy.] [DRESHER - comments on the lack of evidence for this kind of therapy: we don't know what causes homosexuality or heterosexuality; raises questions about the proposed California legislation.]
(Studio: Tom Foreman) A violent day in Syria with a bombing in Aleppo; a guilty verdict in the trial of William Balfour for the murders of Jennifer Hudson's family; a "stand your ground" sentence for a Florida woman, Marissa Alexander; the denial of a motion by former Senator John Edwards to throw out his trial and a new surfing record reported; scenes shown of the 78-foot-high surf wave roden by Garrett McNamara. Foreman's ultra-marathon experience discussed.