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December 4th, 2012
10:25 PM ET

Gender-neutral Toy Marketing

CNN's Ashleigh Banfield talks with a 13 year old who is asking toy makers to put an end to gender stereotyping.

July 31st, 2011
06:12 PM ET

The World's Largest Time Capsule

CNN’S Josh Levs introduces the film “Life in a Day” by the National Geographic and YouTube. The film started off as a project last year where famous filmmakers asked people from all over the world to tape what it was like to be them for one day. Director Kevin MacDonald chose the day July 24, 2010 as the day the largest time capsule would be made. From marriage, to traveling and even being homeless, people put together their tape and uploaded thousands of hours that MacDonald and producer Ridley Scott made into a film.

Both MacDonald and Scott created a YouTube video in 2010 to promote the film. In MacDonald’s YouTube post, he laid out the format of the film and what he wanted from all of those who would contribute. Producer Scott said that “it should be personal and must be personal” when he spoke to viewers on YouTube last year. The film is available in select theaters across the U.S. until September 8, 2011.

July 30th, 2011
03:44 PM ET

FACE TO FACE WITH MARGARET CHO

In this Face to Face with Fredricka Whitfield she interviews comedienne Margaret Cho. Cho speaks candidly about her life growing up as an immigrant, finding her place as a female minority comedienne, and her sexuality.

February 1st, 2011
11:25 AM ET

Tell Us Which Story You Want to See:

 

 

WHAT DO YOU WANT TO HEAR?

STORY ONE:

It seemed like a simple question.

Drivers under which zodiac sign have the most accidents?

The company that commissioned the survey may now be sorry they asked.

STORY TWO:

If one lawmaker gets his way, students won't be the only ones getting graded – Parents will too!

STORY THREE:

Who's going to win the Super Bowl?

Don't waste your time listening to all those so-called sports experts.

We've got the final word, from Jenny...the biggest prognosticator in the Super Bowl city.

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