August 24, 2001

Bill Moggridge, co-founder of IDEO design firm, talks with Todd about designing technology products. He tells Todd about how the firm brainstorms ideas, and what his team has created, including the design of the laptop computer. His work is featured in the book "IDEO: Masters of Innovation".

September 1 and 2 is the annual "Running of the Sheep" event in Reed Point, Montana. Organizer Russ Schlievert talks about how thousands of sheep will be herded down the city's main street. Schlievert talks about the festivities surrounding the event, how it originated, and its popularity.

Many poets end up feeling so low that they commit suicide. Psychologist James Pennebaker has studied this phenomenon, and talks about the differences in word usage between poets who are suicidal, and those who aren't.