This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; studio: John Zarrella) CNN's efforts to get professor Tracy to appear live or on camera discussed and Tracy's statement quoted. [Florida Atlantic president Mary Jane SAUNDERS- comments on Tracy's position; apologizes to Newtown families.] Tracy's statement questioning what happened in Newtown re-quoted.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with salon.com reporter Alex Seitz-Wald and "Among the Truthers" author Jonathan Kay about the conspiracy theories. [SEITZ-WALD - says this is a real strain from paranoid people believing the government is trying to snatch their guns; comments on the common theme in the conspiracies.] [KAY - explains what conspiracy theorist believe: identifying one evil; notes some believe it is an Israeli plot; classifies the theorists as either firebrands or cranks.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with the daughter of the Newtown principal Dawn Hochsprung, who was killed in the shooting. [Voice of Erica LAFFERTY- explains finding a YouTube video about an actress playing Dawn; reacts to the professors being conspiracy theorists.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former FBI profiler Mary Ellen O'Toole about the issue of studies linking/not linking violence and gaming. [O'TOOLE - says for some young people prone to violence these videos and Websites fuel what is already there; explains the FBI research on fueling violence.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "New York Times" columnists Charles Blow and Ross Douthat about aspects of the gun issue. [DOUTHAT - comments on the consensus about an association of video games and violence; analyzes what is on the table about gun legislation, especially background checks.] [BLOW - comments on the rise of shootings and there will be some steps toward changes.]
(Taft, California: Kyung Lah) The school shooting at Taft High School in California in which a student was shot and the teacher, Ryan Heber, talked the shooter into putting the gun down reviewed. [Kern County Sheriff Donny YOUNGBLOOD- describes the video of what happened; praises the teacher and counselor.] [Student Morgan ALLBREGE- recounts what happened.] [Heber's father David HEBER- talks about his son and what happened.]
(New York: Randi Kaye) The anatomy of a sneeze that spreads the flu examined; diagram and on-the-subway video shown. [Lenox Hill Hospital Dr. Len HOROVITZ- talks about the flu virus and how germs can get into the body.] [Subway commuter Marisol MENDOZA- comments.]