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War is always tough on the families of those who fight. It's even harder when opposition to war is front page news, along with reports of chemical and biological weapons, and fear that the home front is vulnerable too. Join host Neal Conan for a look at how military families cope.

Guests:

Amanda Mahar
* Father has been called up to the reserves for the first time.

Meredith Leyvah
* Founder of CinChouse.com, a Web site for wives of servicemen.

Frank Gomez
* Principal, Santa Margarita Elementary School on Camp Pendleton
*Counselor who works with kids whose parents are deployed

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