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Campaign Rhetoric in the State of the Union

Analysts parse the campaign politics in the president's State of the Union speech.

Bush Seeks Discretionary Spending Limit

The president says he will send a budget to Congress that limits the growth in discretionary spending to less than 4 percent. Can it be done?

Healthcare Initiatives

Were any initiatives mentioned in the State of the Union? We speak with health policy expert Robert Blendon of Harvard School of Public Health.

Voting Hackers

Analyst David Weinberger talks about the pitfalls of electronic voting machines.

Candidates Woo New Hampshire

Democratic candidates greet supporters around New Hampshire and try to make the Iowa Caucus results pay off.

The Sims Underworld

One prominent online game trades in the seedier side of human nature.

Atkins and Fast Food

Fast food restaurants make some changes to their menus to reflect customers' fascination with all protein all the time.

This program aired on January 21, 2004.


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