Part Three of The Current
Resistance Fighter: Stephane Hessel
Seventy years later, one of the last survivors of the French resistance is still trying to lift spirits. Stephane Hessel played a key role fighting the Nazi occupiers during the Second World War. Today, the 94 year old former freedom fighter is inspiring people to join a modern resistance. His book, Time for Outrage has sold more than four million copies in 30 languages. Stephane Hessel joined us from New York City.
Artist: Yann Tiersen
Cd: Le Fabuleux Destin D'Amelie Poulain Film
Cut: # 1, J'Y Suis Jamais Alle
Last Word - Sarah Palin Biography
Tomorrow, we'll be speaking with author Joe McGinniss. He has written a new and very controversial biography of Sarah Palin called The Rogue so we wanted to leave you with a side of Sarah Palin you may not have heard before.
Long before she quit her job as Governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin had been a TV sportscaster. She was known as Sarah Heath back in 1988 -- but there's no mistaking her voice. Today's Last Word goes to the woman once known as "the barracuda" ... a name she apparently picked up playing high school basketball.
Other segments from today's show: