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Briefing and Opinion
November 26, 2004

Lawrence Welk dancers and Britney Spears in her music video Ima Slave 4 U.

Lawrence Welk dancers and Britney Spears in her music video "Ima Slave 4 U."

Exit polls in the last election showed that about half the voters thought the country was moving in the wrong direction. Some said it was the economy, some said it was the war in Iraq, but many said it was the state of the culture. What are they worried about, and should they really be that concerned?
Eminem
Coarsening of America

Are we living through a collapse of community standards and values or is it simply a symptom of freedom? Correspondent Lisa Rudolph reports.

Word Up

Read a sampling of Paul McFedries's WORD SPY: THE WORD LOVER'S GUIDE TO MODERN CULTURE.
Cell phone art