This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "In Session"'s Sunny Hostin and child advocate Maureen Flatley about Amazon policies. [FLATLEY - expresses amazement that Amazon would not quickly pull objectionable "naturist" videos that were designed to be child pornographic.] [In studio, HOSTIN - says this material is clearly obscene and Amazon could be held liable for carrying the material; states it is their duty to police their own business.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Roland Martin and Alex Castellanos about Obama and tax cuts. [CASTELLANOS - suggests Obama is up for re-election in 2012 and has to get independents back so he will ease up on taxes; says Congress "blew the rent money" and created the deficit.] [MARTIN - says Obama has some fundamental issues with his base; comments on David Axelrod's comments and a level of compromise; suggests there may be a short-term extension of the tax cut.]
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The spread of cholera in Haiti; the Supreme Court refusal to suspend the military's controversial "don't ask, don't tell" policy for gays during the court battle; the veto by the mayor of San Francisco of the ban on happy meals for kids; the hospitalization of actress Zsa Zsa Gabor and the 68 million dollar Chinese vase found in a London attic reported; vase shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A look at Palin's TV show "Sarah Palin's Alaska" presented with excerpts shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Roland Martin and Alex Castellanos about Palin; inset video from her TV show shown. [CASTELLANOS - comments on the polling of Palin vs. President Obama: that she is becoming more celebrity than leader; notes she has a lot of political power and has created the Republican feminist movement.] [MARTIN - calls Palin the Kim Kardashian of politics; agrees she will not run for president: that she remains a celebrity.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A clarification given on what Walsh said last night about abusive Catholic priests.
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The identification of the remains of missing girl Zahra Baker; the return of President Obama from the international summit with no trade agreements; the continuing fallout from rapper Kanye West's interview for the "Today" show and the arrival of the Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center in New York City reported. [In Japan, OBAMA - says the US wants to expand trade in Asia and reduce trade barriers and open markets.]