- Minnesota shutdown: The national perspective
At day 13, Minnesota's government shutdown is now the longest in the United States since 2002. How is the stalemate perceived nationwide by leading economists with opposing views on fiscal issues?9:06 a.m.
John Rash: Editorial writer and columnist for The Star Tribune and media analyst for WCCO radio.
Dean Baker: Co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.
Kevin Hassett: Director of Economic Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute.
- Glen Duncan discusses 'The Last Werewolf'
This summer has been hailed as 'the season of the supernatural' by the Wall Street Journal, and Glen Duncan's new werewolf novel certainly fits the mold. He joins us to discuss his latest book and the rise of literary horror.10:06 a.m.
Glen Duncan: Author, named by The Times Literary Supplement as one of Britain's 'twenty best young novelists'. He lives in New York and London. His latest book is "The Last Werewolf."
- The 2011 Emmy nominations
Eric Deggans joins Midmorning to discuss the upcoming Emmy nominations.10:40 a.m.
Eric Deggans: TV/Media Critic St. Petersburg (Fla.) Times.
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