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Monday, January 03, 2011

New York has a new governor and it’s his first Monday on the job. Celeste Katz, Daily Politics blogger at the New York Daily News, joins Errol Louis, host of NY1's Inside City Hall to offer their analysis of the new Cuomo administration. Plus: Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino weigh in on the governor’s new term. Also: world traveler and author Jennifer 8 Lee talks about social networking and journalism.

What's Ahead for Governor Cuomo

New York has a new Governor. Celeste Katz, writer for the Daily Politics blog at the New York Daily NewsErrol Louis, host of NY1's Inside City Hall; Stephen Madarasz, director of communication at the Civil Service Employees Association Local 1000; and Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. react to Governor Cuomo's inauguration speech and discuss what's ahead for the governor in 2011. Then Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino weighs in on how his county may be affected during Governor Cuomo's term.

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Journalism Around the World

Jennifer 8 Lee, author of The Fortune Cookie Chronicles: Adventures in the World of Chinese Food (Twelve, 2008), talks about her travels this year and what she's discovered about social networking and journalism around the world.

Among the many news innovations Lee has witnessed was the open source mapping of Haiti following the January earthquake. Check out a video representation of the mapping improvements.

OpenStreetMap - Project Haiti from ItoWorld on Vimeo.

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Open Phones: Baby Boomers

The first of the baby boom generation turns 65 this year. Baby boomers: the phones will be open for you, especially those of you turning 65 this year, to call in and reflect on your generation and where you stand today. Call us up or comment here!

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Open Phones: Your Questions for Baby Boomers

Anyone born after 1964, the phones are open for you to call in with your questions for your baby boomer elders. Call us up or comment here! 

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