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June 22nd, 2011
10:54 PM ET
June 22nd, 2011
01:40 PM ET

Today's Big I – Gigwalk

Today's Big I is about an app harnessing America's vast army of iPhone users - enlisting them to complete various "gigs" when they're out and about.

Click here to learn how could make some extra cash on your next walk.


Filed under: Ali Velshi • The Big I
June 22nd, 2011
01:34 PM ET
June 21st, 2011
05:06 PM ET
June 21st, 2011
02:22 PM ET
June 21st, 2011
01:45 PM ET

Today's Big I – Living Lasers

Imagine if you could do with your hand what ET did with his pointer finger in Universal Picture's classic movie?

Remember how it glowed?

In today's Big I we spoke to two PH.D's from Harvard Medical School who said that one day human cells could emit a beam of light.

Click here for more from the Harvard Gazette.


Filed under: Ali Velshi • The Big I
June 20th, 2011
01:45 PM ET

Today's Big I – Gone Are the .com Days

Coming soon to a website near you: dot-anything.

In today's Big I we looked at decision that may create a domain name gold rush to rival the dot-com boom of the late 1990s.

Click here for more.


Filed under: Ali Velshi • The Big I
June 20th, 2011
12:42 PM ET
June 19th, 2011
04:03 PM ET

Author To Nation's Kids: "Go The F*** To Sleep"

Here's a perfect last-minute Father's Day gift idea, depending on your dad's tolerance for four-letter words. The mock children's book "Go The F- To Sleep" is for every parent who's ever dealt with the frustration of a kid who just won't go to bed. The book has only been out for a few days, and it's already a massive hit, skyrocketing to the top of The New York Times bestseller list, and even spawning an audio version read by noted f-word poet Samuel L. Jackson. Author Adam Mansbach explains to CNN's Don Lemon how the book came to be.


Filed under: CNN Newsroom • Don Lemon
June 18th, 2011
10:38 PM ET

A Mother's Dilemma: Selling Obama's Letter to Survive

Destiny Mathis once campaigned for Barack Obama. When she lost her job as a surgical technologist last year, she wrote a heartfelt letter to him, explaining her situation, but supporting the President. He wrote back. Now Mathis, facing eviction, is considering selling her White House notecard to help pay the bills and get by. CNN's Don Lemon talked to the Indiana mother of three about the tough decision.

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