August 25th Show

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Conversation With The Cabinet: Hilda Solis
Hilda Solis was confirmed as Secretary of Labor earlier this year. Now she says she's getting down to business with a vow to enforce laws that protect workers. The U.S. Secretary of Labor answers your questions about green jobs, worker safety, unemployment, the recession and other issues.

What You Need To Know About Swine Flu
Warning: Swine flu could kill 90,000 Americans. That statement comes directly from a White House panel that also warns the swine flu could infect half the U.S. population. We'll answer your questions about what these numbers mean and tell you what you need to know as we head into flu season.

thirtysomething At Twentysomething
It was the show that redefined what it means to be 30, and gave us the catch-phrase for how we refer to that generation. thirtysomething is back (the first season is out on DVD today) and the cast reunites. Ken Olin (Michael Steadman), Timothy Busfield (Elliot Weston), Patricia Wettig (Nancy Weston), Peter Horton (Gary Shepherd) and Melanie Mayron (Melissa Steadman) talk about the impact of thirtysomething... twenty years later.

Touchy Feely 50s Men
"Why do we love those unlovable men of the 1950s and early '60s?" That's the question author Jonathan Zimmerman asks in an article for the Christian Science Monitor. Zimmerman explains how stumbling across love letters written by his father five decades ago convinced him that today's man is not that far removed from the emotionally restricted man of the 1950s.

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