CNN Radio News Day: October 4, 2012
October 4th, 2012
04:30 PM ET

CNN Radio News Day: October 4, 2012

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(CNN) – Welcome to CNN Radio News Day.

Here are some of the stories we cover in today's edition:

  • The presidential candidates are back on the campaign trail, after their first debate.  Analysts and a snap CNN poll agreed Republican Mitt Romney came out on top.  President Obama's camp is downplaying any possible impact on the November election. Debate watcher Lauren Robinson hopes Mr. Obama will be a bit more effective in the next debate:

[4:39] “I think he has to be better about articulating the particulars in terms of how and why his policies are better for the country than Romney." FULL POST

Busting the myth of liberal Hollywood
Hollywood isn't exactly the liberal fortress it's reputed to be.
October 4th, 2012
11:18 AM ET

Busting the myth of liberal Hollywood

By Libby Lewis, CNN

(CNN) -"I know what you’re thinking," Clint Eastwood told the crowd at the GOP convention.

[:10] "You are thinking, what's a movie tradesman doing out here? You know they are all left wingers out there, left of Lenin."

But he’s not. Jon Voight’s not. Chuck Norris either.

They’re the other side of Hollywood. The Hollywood Right.