This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Des Moines: Jim Acosta) How the crowd at the Trump rally is not wearing masks or being saucily distant & how the people behind Trump only are wearing MAGA masks discussed; sign shown of "Trump COVID Supoerpsreader Event. [Three rally GOERS - offer views on how anyone can get the virus even if cautious.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former CDC dir. Richard Besser about coronavirus & the herd immunity strategy. [BESSER - offers views on the Great Barrington approach calling for the young to get infected, but it spreads to risk groups, on the plight of "long haulers" affected by the virus, on the unknowns behind the concept of herd immunity, on Barron Trump's mild infection.
(Washington: Jessica Schneider) The sudden end of the unmasking investigation about the administration of President Obama examined; details given about the former national security adviser Michael Flynn case, the legality of "unmasking". [In Newsmax interview, TRUMP - says they are guilty as hell.] [MAN - says this is the biggest thing since Watergate.] [On Fox, in May, TRUMP - says thais was all corrupt.] [CNN analyst Andrew McCABE@- questions pursuing this using the Justice Department.] [Oct, 8 on Fox, TRUMP - says Obama & Biden should be indicted.] [Senator Lindsey GRAHAM - comments.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's former national intelligence director James Clapper & former CIA dir. John Brennan about this probe. [BRENNAN - says it was a politically motivated probe; states conspiracy theories are still propagated; explains Trump is incompetent as a president.] [CLAPPER - offers views on why Barr has not commented: it was a routine procedure to see if security was at stake, that John & I are still being investigated; that treasons charges from Trump are ridiculous.]
(Studio: John King) An analysis of the numbers in the election showing Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden ahead of President Trump presented; maps of campaign stops & battleground states statistics cited.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Representative Val Demings about the race; inset video of voters in line shown. [DEMINGS - offers views on the enthusiasm in Biden's camp, on the disappointment with the Republicans never confronting/checking Trump on anything, on how the Democrats are not overconfident.] Other material: [In campaign video; former President OBAMA - says the criminal justice system should not be politicized with the Republicans not checking President Trump: the indictments went too far.]
(Pennsylvania & Washington: Dana Bash) The Pennsylvania voters for President Trump & Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden visited; scenes shown from southwest Pennsylvania, of the "Trump House." [Trump VOTERS - explain their positions.] [Wife Jill BIDEN - comments on being here.] [Westmoreland County commissioner Gina CERILLI@- says Trump broke his promises.] [Democratic Women of Westmoreland head Phyllis FRIEND@, RNC operation head Brittney RPBINSON@, Trump House owner Leslie ROSSI@- comment on the vote.]