Show rundown for 12/21/2004

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Celebrex, Aleve, Latest in Medication Concerns

Yesterday, Celebrex was linked to an increase in heart disease, today, it's Aleve. We take a look at the latest problems with pain medication.

Marilynne Robinson's "Gilead"

We talk with author, Marilynne Robinson about her new book, on many top 10 lists this year, "Gilead."

Wounded Veteran Returns Home

Fred Thys visits with a soldier wounded in Iraq, and with his family as they struggle with the devastating injuries he suffered, and with the care available to veterans.

One Hundred Dollar Holiday

We talk with an environmentalist who is pushing the idea of the "One Hundred Dollar Holiday."

Independent Bookstores

We check in on the state of independent book stores.

This program aired on December 21, 2004.


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