Wednesday, February 15th 2012
From REM to The Pulse.
"What I'm interested in... is this psychological state that people in extreme situations find themselves," author Dan Chaon said of his dark new short story book.
You've heard of flash mobs, now enter "Cash Mobs." Instead of breaking into song, members of Cash Mobs break open their wallets to spend their money at locally owned businesses.
We get a report from the BBC, about one of the first big missions entirely planned and executed by the Afghan army in Helmand province.
Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich call it "Romneycare" and say the Massachusetts health plan is sinking the state. But a new poll shows that most residents support it.
Journalist James Fallows interviewed politicians across the spectrum to get a reading of the president's job performance.