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Tuesday, October 05, 2010

The MTA board votes on the latest round of fare hikes this week, and Jay Walder, chairman of the MTA, will discuss what’s on the table.  Also, a look at Fox News, MSNBC, and the latest at CNN.  Plus: Thirty Issues in Thirty Days continues with a look at Republicans and economy.

MTA: Fair Fares?

MTA Chair Jay Walder on fare hikes.

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Cable News News

Gabriel Sherman, contributing editor at New York Magazine, talks about the recent changes at CNN, the state of primetime news programs, and his latest piece on how FOX news influences CNN and MSNBC's political coverage.

If you were designing a cable news show, what would it look like? Post your pitch below!

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An American in China

Deborah Fallows, author of Dreaming in Chinese: Mandarin Lessons In Life, Love, And Language, writes about the cultural differences she encountered living in China.

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30 Issues: The Economy

Jim Himes, Congressman for Connecticut's 4th District and candidate for re-election, and Charles Gasparino, senior correspondent for Fox Business NetworkNew York Post columnist and author of Bought and Paid For: The Unholy Alliance Between Barack Obama and Wall Street discuss who is really to blame for the economic crisis.

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Context and a TV Show: Boardwalk Empire

Dana Stevens, film critic for Slate and co-host of the Slate Culture Gabfest podcast, discusses the HBO miniseries "Boardwalk Empire" about Prohibition-Era Atlantic City, and Daniel Okrent, writer, editor, inventor of Rotisserie League Baseball, former public editor at The New York Times and the author of Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, offers his insight into the era and history of Prohibition.

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