This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Paul Begala and Mary Matalin and sex and relationship expert Laura Berman about Weiner and lying. [BEGALA - says the Congressman lied; outlines the situations in which it is "game over" for him.] [MATALIN - calls this move by Weiner a "Ferraro" tactic, but there was so much hedging.] [BERMAN - says high profile politicians fall into these sexual escapades; states he used poor judgment and brings up the question of what is cheating.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The report from Meagan Broussard, who had an online relationship Weiner, noted. [From ABC, BROUSSARD - outlines what Weiner and she exchanged.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Paul Begala and Mary Matalin and sex and relationship expert Laura Berman about Weiner and lying. [BEGALA - comments on the potential political and ethics problems; talks about Senator David Vitter's sex scandal; raises the consensual issue.] [MATALIN - comments on the magnitude of sending pornographic photos to young women and today's statement made it hard for the party; states Weiner is an elected official and he's not gonna make it.] [BERMAN - comments on the vague boundaries of online behavior; suggests using this as a teachable moment for the kids.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with historian Douglas Brinkley about what Palin said about Paul Revere. [BRINKLEY - reviews the actual Revere actions to mobilize the countryside; suggests Palin created her own version of convoluted history; comments on her "Spiro Agnew-like" approach to the media.]
(Orlando: Gary Tuchman) The trial of Casey Anthony for the murder of her daughter Caylee featured; scenes shown from the courtroom in Orlando where a forensic anthropologist testified about a decomposing dead body in the car trunk and the defense's questioning of the witness's credentials. How well the expert witness's testimony was accepted by the jury and Casey's demeanor in court discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with InSession's Jean Casarez and forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Hunter about the day's testimony. [HUNTER - characterizes the witness testimony; suggests the prosecution is trying to build the background to the cause of death and placing Caylee's body in the car.] [CASAREZ - talks about the testimony about the chloroform in the car trunk.]
(Studio: Isha Sesay) New fighting in Syria; the arrival of Libyan woman Eman el-Obeidy in Romania; the plea from former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn to charges of sexually assaulting a maid in a New York City hotel; the plea from an associate of convicted swindler Bernie Madoff to charges of falsifying dcouments and the auction sale of the jacket Michael Jackson wore in the "Thriller" videos reported.