Between traffic, construction and crowd noise, sometimes we can barely hear ourselves think. And an uninterrupted night's sleep is often just a dream — shattered by a car alarm. NPR's Neal Conan leads a discussion on the stress of modern-day din, and what can be done about it.
* New York Correspondent for NPR's Day to Day
Councilman James Gennaro
* Chairman of the New YorkCity Council on Environmental Protection
* Director of the Noise Technical Assistance Center at Rutgers University
* President of The Noise Consultancy LLC
* Vice President of Mister Softee, a New Jersey-based ice cream company