The massive relief effort is underway in the countries hit by the disastrous tsunami. The US made an initial pledge of 15 million dollars that the UN yesterday called stingy. The UN honcho said he was misinterpreted as the Administration has found another 20 million dollars for the relief effort.
Guest: Brett Schaefer, Research Fellow at the Heritage Foundation
The man heading up the investigation into the UN Oil for Food scandal says that Saddam Hussein illegally lined his pocket with billions of dollars from a smuggling scheme and that the UN Security Council knew about it but did nothing to stop it.
Recently, some in the media have hammered Al Sharpton about his personal life, even as he continues to be deeply involved with the Democratic Party. Rev. Sharpton faced off with Bill earlier this month.
Petra Nemcova, a Victoria Secret Supermodel, spent 8 hours clinging to the top of a palm tree after a killer wave crashed into her bungalow resort in Thailand. That same wave swept her boyfriend out to sea right before her eyes.
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania reviewed 10 well known diet programs and found there is no way to know if they work, because there hasn't been enough studies. That said, there are thousands of diet books out there?one of them by celebrity dieter Suzanne Somers. Bill spoke with her last year about her book, "Suzanne Somers, Fast and Easy, Lose Weight the Somersize Way with Quick and Delicious Meals for the Entire Family"