Counting Change

Guest host Elliott Forrest fills in for Leonard Lopate. Jonathan Mintz of the Department of Consumer Affairs about pricing violations at city grocery stores and bodegas. Then, our 2010 election series, The Big Picture 2010, focuses on immigration with the New York TimesJulia Preston and Politico’s Scott Wong. Also, Lawrence Wright talks about “My Trip to Al Qaeda.” And Gail Collins returns to talk about the ridiculous things politicians say. Plus, soldier Patrick Hennessey tells about the reading club he ran while is unit was fighting against Mullah Omar in Afghanistan.