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November 4th Show

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Election Anniversary Junkie
In a special election anniversary of the Political Junkie, Ken Rudin talks about results in Virginia and New Jersey, and the special congressional race in the NY-23. Then, author Hendrik Hertzberg looks back at the Obama campaign and reflects on where we are one year after Barack Obama won the 2008 presidential election. And former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee talks about his own candidacy and looks ahead to 2012.

"Sizing Up" The Skinny Model
Tall, thin models dominate fashion runways and magazines, but the September issue of Glamour magazine features a "plus-sized" semi-nude model. Cindi Lieve, the editor-in-chief of the magazine, and Washington Post fashion editor Robin Givhan examine whether or not the fashion industry is "sizing up."

A Good Meal Starts With The Waiter
Restaurateur Bruce Buschel has compiled a list of 100 dos and don'ts for the wait-staff for a restaurant he's building. An example of what NOT to say? "Are you waiting for someone?" and "Good choice." He'll share with us what else made his list. The first half of his list appears on The New York Times website. The second half will appear next week.