October 22, 2001

Todd talks with Mark Poster, professor of history at University of California - Irvine, about the impact of the Internet on our lives. Poster explains that people are usually extremely positive or overly negative about the Internet's future. If we understand the culture of the Internet, and use the system wisely, he says, the Internet will facilitate important change. His book is "What's the Matter with the Internet".

Art Spiegelman is known for his writings and artwork for adults. He talks about the books he and his wife have completed for kids. His new work combines comic book style with fairy tale stories. The book is called "Little Lit: Folklore & Fairy Tale Funnies".

Our travel advisor, Joe Brancatelli, talks with Todd about the fallout after the bailout, security, and the state of the airline industry.