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New on Reality TV: 'American Inventor'

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New on Reality TV: 'American Inventor'

New on Reality TV: 'American Inventor'

New on Reality TV: 'American Inventor'

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Eli Whitney. Thomas Edison. Ron Popeil. Want to add your name to that list? Ira Flatow takes a look at the new network TV show American Inventor. Can it do for geeks what American Idol did for pop singers?

Guest:

Eugene Young, chief creative office, Freemantle Media; producer, ABC Television's American Inventor