This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: Jake Tapper) The crunch time for Obama, who has been prepping for the debate, featured; findings of a new Gallup Poll on Obama trailing Romney in the key battleground states cited; details given of the town meeting format. [On Fox, Obama campaign strategist David AXELROD- says Obama will make adjustments.] Photo of First Lady Michelle Obama with her absentee ballot shown.
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) ABC News debate coverage on Tuesday announced.
(Los Angeles: Cecilia Vega) The rebound of the real estate market examined; scenes shown from inside a gutted Los Angeles home; statistics on flipping property cited. [Los Angeles relator Rob KALLICK- cites the extent of flipping.] [RealtyTrac vice president Daren BLOMQUIST- comments on flippers.] [Flippers Greg STEINBERG, Alexandra BECKETT - comment.]
(Washington: Jonathan Karl) Examples of the wasting of taxpayer money by Congress presented; details given about how the NFL deems itself a non-profit and of some odd projects funded by the government. [Senator Tom COBURN- says many corporation pay no taxes; notes Congress won't make hard choices.] [Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission Wes STUCKY- comments on government money.]
(Macon: Dan Harris) The classroom controversy over the teaching of Mandarin Chinese in American schools subsidized by the Confucius Inst. of the government of China featured; scenes shown from a school in Macon, Georgia; details given about the politics of the Confucius Inst. [Bibb County supt. Romain DALLEMAND- says we are in charge of the curriculum.] [University of Miami political scientist June Teufel DREYER- worries about propaganda.] [Parent Eric ARNOLD- questions the institute.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer, Dan Harris) The absence of any propaganda, the cost to China and the demand in America for the language programs discussed.
(Roswell, New Mexico: Ryan Owens) The incredible freefall jump from deep space by Austrian daredevil skydiver Felix Baumgartner featured; scenes shown of him jumping, spinning and landing on his feet. [BAUMGARTNER - describes what it felt like, the spin.] [Retired Air Force Col. Joe KITTINGER- explains his role.]
(Los Angeles: David Wright) The "final frontier" examined; clip shown from "Star Trek," daredevils, including tightwire walkers, space jumper Felix Baumgartner, pilots like Charles Lindbergh and astronauts.