Show rundown for 6/18/2004

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Deadline Approaches for Kidnapped American

The latest on the fate of American Paul Johnson, held hostage by Islamic extremists in Saudi Arabia. Listen: H&N Update - Johnson Killed by Saudi Group

Johnson Vigil

On the home front, family and neighbors stand vigil for Paul Johnson.

Sharon Opponent on Possibilities for Peace

We speak with Yossi Beilin, leader of the Social Democratic Party in Israel, about peace in the Middle East.

Tired of Summer Blockbusters?

How about an independent film on the exploits of a quirky, geeky high school student?

White House Sticking With Al Qaeda - Iraq Link

The White House still says there is a link between Saddam Hussein and Al Qaeda.

Remembering Robert Lees

Robert Lees was murdered in his home in Los Angeles this week. Lees was a successful screenwriter whose career came to an end because of the McCarthy hearings. We look back on the hearings and on the life and career of Robert Lees.

My Name is Bill

We speak to author Susan Cheever about her book about the founder of Alcoholics Anonymous.

Big Book For Sale

Sotheby's is auctioning off the 1938 manuscript of Alcoholics Anonymous, also known as the "Big Book."

This program aired on June 18, 2004.


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