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LIVING ROOM  Friday 6 August 2010  Healthcare Update!  Hamlet’s Blackberry.  With most voters still largely clueless about the details, midterm politics are full of misleading soundbites about healthcare reform legislation.  We try to shed some light.  PLUS:  always connected, anytime, any place—blessing or curse of the Internet Age?  Discuss.  With host Kris Welch, noon to one.

guests: Ellen Shaffer, co-dir. Center for Policy Analysis
           Theda Skocpol, Victor S. Thomas Professor of Government and Sociology, Harvard

            William Powers, former staff writer, Washington Post; author “Hamlet’s Blackberry: A Practical Philosophy for Building a Good Life in the Digital Age”