This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) What the embolization procedure entails, why she is staying longer in the hospital discussed; many Melania photos shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Gloria Borger, Dana Bash & historian Douglas Brinkley about Melania's hospitalization. [BORGER, BASH, BRINKLEY, GUPTA - offer views on the interest in a medical procedure on a famous person like a first lady; her development of her own agenda recently, how she is a very private person doing this her own way, the historical context of first ladies needing surgery, how this can be a "teaching moment"; whether there may be a more detailed briefing later, her role in an unprecedented situation.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Paul Begala & Steve Cortes about the apology issue. [BEGALA - offers views on the Trump base, how Trump sets the tone of never apologizing, how Trump will not apologize in any circumstance.] [CORTES - offers views on how the White House should apologize, but why is the media focusing on a mid-level staff while ignoring the good news.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with Aaron David Miller about the Middle East; scenes shown of the fighting between Israel & the Palestinians. [MILLER - offers views on Jared Kushner, but reality today is we are not closer to peace, how the demonstrations in Gaza were hijacked by Hamas.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Trump supporter Rev. Darrell Scott & Marc Lamont Hill about the two pastors. [SCOTT - offers views on how the pastors were just expressing personal opinions, not denigrating other religions, the differences between Christians & Hews.] [HILL - offers views on this view is provoking more tension in the region, how Trump evangelicals are an alt-right crew, about anti-Semitism among evangelicals even when supporting Israel.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) CNN royal wedding coverage noted.