This program is 28 minutes long
(Buras, Louisiana: David Muir) The new, huge cap on the oil well examined; underwater video & virtual view of the well shown. [Retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad ALLEN, voice of BP vice president WELLS, University of Houston Don VAN NIEWENHUISE- comment on oil pressure & pressure readings.] [Louisiana Governor Bobby JINDAL, oysterman Jeff GOULET- comment on the importance of the cap.]
(Lafitte, Louisiana: Diane Sawyer) The impact of the oil on beaches introduced; map shown.
(Gulfport, Mississippi: Matt Gutman) The concerns about oil in the marshes examined; scenes shown of oil in the water in the marshes of Mississippi; details given about the food chain & oil. [Inst. for Marine Mammal Studies director scientist Moby SOLANGI- worries about the oil getting into the sediment for years.]
(Lafitte, Louisiana: Diane Sawyer) Upcoming segments in the bayou previewed.
(Studio: Richard Besser) The government debate over the safety of the diabetes drug Avandia that may cause heart attacks examined; details given about what drug maker GlaxoSmithKline knew about the dangers to the heart as far back as 1999 & how evidence was hidden. [Cleveland Clinic Dr. Steven NISSEN- says the company withheld data.] [Senator Chuck GRASSLEY - says the company has not leveled with the public.]
(White House: Jake Tapper) The latest poll numbers for President Obama & the Democrats examined; ABC News/"Washington Post" poll figures on the approval of the president's handling of the economy & its confidence in his presidency.
(New York: Dan Harris) The NAACP resolution condemning racist behavior by Tea Party members examined; details given about racial epithets & racial signs at events; scenes shown from the NAACP meeting in Kansas City; a statement from former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin quoted. [NAACP MAN, Tea Party 365 David WEBB, NAACP Benjamin president Todd JEALOUS - comment on the race issue.]
(On the Mississippi: Diane Sawyer) A trip into the bayou at Grand Bayou Village featured; scenes shown from the waters, crabber Betty Reyes' house, on a boat, Pointe a la Hache, Cajun country & a Vietnamese community. [Resident Ruby ANCAR- talks about the seafood.] [Boat captain DWIGHT, oystermen Vlaho MJEHOVICH, Stanley ENCALADE, shrimper's wife Diane POCHE, shrimper Robert NGUYEN, Venice deckhand Tung TRAN- comment on their way of life.]
(New York: John Berman) Steinbrenner's career as head of the Yankees reviewed; scenes shown of Steinbrenner & the Yankees. [Sportswriter Maury ALLEN- calls him the most creative sports owner.] [Player Derek JETER- comments.] [STEINBRENNER - gives his epitaph.]