Show rundown for 11/17/2005

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Questioning Samuel Alito

Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito's 1985 job application for the Justice Department was released this week.

Google' Big Book Plan

Representatives from Google, along with authors, publishers, and legal experts, are debating Google's plan to put the world's books online.

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Awaits Confirmation

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, the winner of Liberia's presidential run-off election, is positioned to become Africa's first woman president.

Testing Baseball Players for Amphetamines

Major League Baseball's owners and players agreed to a new drug policy this week that includes testing for amphetamines.

"Talk to the Hand"

"Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door" is the new book by author Lynne Truss.

This program aired on November 17, 2005.

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