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October 19th, 2010
10:31 PM ET

The Teaser for Wednesday, October 20, 2010

"The Teaser” is a preview of the guests we have lined up for the next day – so you know when to tune in (and when to set your alarm!). Guests and times are always subject to change.

6:24AM Dr. Freya Schnabel, Director of Breast Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center, on hormone replacement therapy after menopause. Could it do more harm than good?

6:40AM Paul Callan, Professor of Media Law, Seton Hall University, on teachers using social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter to interact with their students.  Where does it draw the line?

7:20AM Amanda Gengler, Writer, Money Magazine, on choosing the best insurance plans for you and your family during open enrollment season.

7:40AM Jeffrey Toobin, CNN Senior Legal Analyst, on the military accepting openly gay recruits for the first time in the nation’s history. Could that change?

8:40AM Joey Mazzarino, Head Writer, Sesame Street, on the song  that’s become a viral hit,  “I Love My Hair", inspired by his adopted daughter from Ethiopia.

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Filed under: Facebook • Gay Rights • Health care • Pop Culture
October 19th, 2010
03:10 PM ET

Former analyst: Al Qaeda is stronger

Michael Scheuer, former head of the CIA's Osama bin Laden unit, talks to John Roberts on Al Qaeda's next possible move.

Filed under: Al Qaeda • Osama bin Laden • Terrorism
October 19th, 2010
12:16 PM ET

iPhone: Toy of choice for kids?

This morning, Kiran Chetry spoke with Tovah Klein with Barnard College on the pros and cons of letting young children play with iPhones and iPads.

Do you agree? Do you think toddlers should play with iPhones and iPads?

Filed under: American Morning • Parenting • Technology