Albany, NY – Craig Unger's new book rigorously details how the personal fortunes of both Bush administrations have been entwined with the ruling family of Saudi Arabia.
Unger, who is the former deputy editor of the New York Observer, and former editor of Boston Magazine, also questions the current Bush administration's decision to allow over 140 Saudi citizens to fly out of the US 2 days after 9/11 when American air traffic was shut down. Susan Arbetter asked Unger what happened on September 13, 2001.
Albany, NY – New York Republican Sherwood Boehlert joins Alan in the Congressional Corner in a series of discussions including such topics as Boehlert's recent trip to the middle east as a member of the Select Committee on Intelligence and spending at NASA.
Albany, NY – The Nutmeg State's Rob Simmons joins Alan in the Congressional Corner with his view as a member of the Armed Services Committee on the safety of US troops in Iraq and the nuclear capability of nations. They also address the topics of gay marriage as well as the FCC indecency fines and media ownership.
Albany, NY – In Maureen's new book, Tis Herself, she writes about many of the other actors and actresses -- Lucille Ball, Tyrone Power, Errol Flynn, John Candy, Natalie Wood, to name a few -- with whom she worked, but ultimately it is about herself that she is most revealing. We spoke with her yesterday about the early days of her career and pick-up today by talking about one of her most popular films: Miracle on 34th St...a film she says that even when she was working on it knew it was going to be special.
Albany, NY – Maureen O'Hara is considered one of the greatest and most enduring stars of Hollywood's "Golden Era." She has just written a memoir- titled: 'Tis Herself - which mirrors the warmth, charm and intelligence that defined her performances in some sixty films, from The Hunchback of Notre Dame to Miracle on 34th Street to The Quiet Man to The Parent Trap. She says she wrote the book to tell folks who she is. But, she discovered that above all else - she is a tough Irishwoman. Joe asked her to explain.