November 18th, 2010
09:51 PM ET

Ban on Earmarks?: Join the Live Chat

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Lawmakers in both parties are now making a big deal out of banning earmarks. But is this political gamesmanship to avoid tough decisions needed to fix the nation's finances? We're Keeping Them Honest. Tests are being done on a jawbone found on the beach in Aruba – the island where Natalee Holloway was last seen in 2005. So is it Natalee? We'll put that question to a forensic scientist. Plus, our Amazing Animals series. Man's best friend is smarter than you think. Dog behavior expert Cesar Milan joins us.

Scroll down to join the live chat during the program. It's your chance to share your thoughts on tonight's headlines. Keep in mind, you have a better chance of having your comment get past our moderators if you follow our rules.

Here are some of them:

1) Keep it short (we don't have time to read a "book")
2) Don't write in ALL CAPS (there's no need to yell)
3) Use your real name (first name only is fine)
4) No links
5) Watch your language (keep it G-rated; PG at worst - and that includes $#&*)

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soundoff (110 Responses)
  1. Libby

    Have a great rest of the evening everyone! As always, it's been fun!! 😀

    November 18, 2010 at 10:59 pm |
  2. Samantha Rowley - Nashville, TN

    Oh please...America has "feminized the Medal of Honor".? Bryan Fischer, you do not know what you're talking about. These brave men have demonstrated valor above and beyond the call of duty. How is that feminized?

    Hope everyone has a great evening! Thanks John for filling in for Anderson.

    November 18, 2010 at 10:59 pm |
  3. Sharon Hastings

    Good night everyone. Great job from John Roberts.

    November 18, 2010 at 10:58 pm |
  4. Libby

    Whoa. The comments by Brian Fischer are completely nuts! I can see why John calls this new segment the "ridicu-list"! :-O

    November 18, 2010 at 10:57 pm |
  5. Emily

    Has Bryan Fischer a Medal of Honor to his name?

    November 18, 2010 at 10:57 pm |
  6. Megan Dresslar - Shoreline, WA

    Good night John, Megan, Isha, Jane, Martina, Nicole, Kim, Emily, Gloria, Mike, Casey, Milan, Vivan, Gabriela, Cessy, Paula, Isabel, David-Indiana, JoAnn, Monica, Kathy, Jane, Gayle, Renee, Caroline, (Danie), Lori, (Adelaide), Heather, BettyAnn, Starr, Sharon, A. Smith, Devin, Karin, Dulcie, Michael, Karen, Miranda, Sree, Nancy, Sue, Kenya, Libby, Nina, Samantha,others and my friend Twitter/Facebook Bloggers!!!!
    See you tomorrow night, Have a great night & Sleep tight everyone!!!

    Good job fill-in for Anderson!!!! 🙂 See you tomorrow!!

    November 18, 2010 at 10:56 pm |
  7. BettyAnn, Nacogdoches,TX

    I love the ridiculoulist! Thanks for a great show John!

    November 18, 2010 at 10:56 pm |
  8. Emily

    Who is Bryan Fischer?

    November 18, 2010 at 10:55 pm |
  9. Dottie


    Cesar is awesome. I like what he said about us needing dogs more than them needing us. True true!!

    November 18, 2010 at 10:54 pm |
  10. BettyAnn, Nacogdoches,TX

    Aww, I loved the story about dogs! Randi Kaye rocks! And it's true. They own us! My dog takes me for walks!

    November 18, 2010 at 10:53 pm |
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