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February 7th, 2011
11:29 AM ET

Mubarak regime meets with opposition groups, Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt Vice President Omar Suleiman met with opposition groups Sunday, in a meeting billed as an open dialogue between various parties about Egypt's tense political situation.

In spite of the meeting, which included the Muslim Brotherhood, protesters continue to demand Mubarak's resignation. Former U.S. Ambassador to Egypt and Israel Daniel Kurtzer talks to Kiran Chetry about what this weekend's meeting means for Egypt's future.

Filed under: Egypt
February 7th, 2011
10:18 AM ET

Perry's Principles: Creationism in the classroom

Are your children learning about evolution in biology class? A new study published by Penn State University says there's a good chance they're not.

According to the study, 13% of biology teachers advocate creationism, while the majority of biology teachers shy away from teaching evolution. CNN Education Contributor Steve Perry gives American Morning's T.J. Holmes his take on the new statistics and what he thinks schools should be teaching.

Filed under: Perry's Principles
February 7th, 2011
09:02 AM ET

Breathing new life into Old Spice

"I'm on a horse."

Those four words breathed new life into an aging brand and cracked us up. Over 29 million YouTube hits later, the man now known as "The Old Spice Guy" is back at it again with a new ad campaign.

Isaiah Mustafa joined American Morning's Kiran Chetry to talk about how his life has changed since becoming "The Old Spice Guy," the new campaign and how they manage to film it all in one take.

Filed under: Advertising
February 7th, 2011
08:00 AM ET

Can Egyptians trust that change is coming?

This morning on "American Morning," Kiran Chetry and TJ Holmes talked to Mona Eltahawy, a columnist on Arab and Muslim issues, who explains that despite the Egyptian government's announcement of change, many citizens are having a tough time believing it will happen.

Filed under: Egypt