Hour 1: Are We Fighting Evil People in Iraq?
Ask that question of a liberal and see what response you get. If the answer is no, then, further dialogue is pointless. That person will oppose the war on any basis. If they answer yes, then it's a question of whether you agree or disagree on tactics – how the war is being prosecuted... A day after the Iraqi Constitution is published and there are no editorials about it in the major liberal papers. Why not? Because it's an impressive document and defies their preconceived notions of what it would look like.
Hour 2: Happiness Hour: Dealing with Failure
Failure is in the norm in life. Success is the exception. But more and more, parents are intervening in the lives of their children to buffer them from failure. This is a recipe for creating unhappy adults.
Hour 3: Open Lines
Per usual, callers set the agenda. Issues raised include: Should a husband be with his wife during childbirth? Did FDR know that Pearl Harbor was going to be attacked? Was Israel correct to pull out of Gaza? Is it essential that one send one's child to pre-school? And, what history books and authors does Dennis recommend?