tv Erin Burnett Out Front CNN February 19, 2014 8:00pm-9:01pm PST
letterman would not stand there like some inaction hero on "the ridiculist." that does it for us. erin burnett "outfront" starts now. next, breaking news out of kiev tonight. we have exclusive footage. facebook pays a jaw dropping $19 billion for an app. is it worth it. ted nugent calls the president a subhuman mongrel. let's go "outfront." good evening, everyone. i'm erin burnett. we begin with breaking news. military forces in ukraine on the move ready to defend bases and weapons depots. there is word of a truce after a second day of bloody and violent clashes between security forces and protesters in kiev.
how fragile is this peace? take a listen to this exclusive video cnn just obtained. [ gunfire and explosions ] that was the scene less than 24 hours ago in kiev. as you can see, this violence and bloodshed has been incredibly difficult to control. 26 people have been killed since the government's decision to align with russia instead of the west. president obama made it clear where the united states stands. >> we hold the ukrainian government primarily responsible for making sure that it is dealing with peaceful protesters in an appropriate way. that the ukrainian people are able to assemble and speak freely about their interests
without fear of repression. we'll be monitoring very carefully the situation recognizing that along with our european partners that there are consequences if people step over the line. >> unclear what the line is or the consequences are. the secretary of state john kerry said the united states is considering additional sanctions. now this fight is important to the united states in one way describing it as this, it's a proxy war. the ukraine on a map, smack in the middle between russia and the west. for putin ukraine is important. his goal is rebuilding russia's influence in the world. his first step is getting ukraine firmly on his side. that's something president obama doesn't want to see happen. what will mean with the truce between obama and putin. nick walsh is here.
will the truce hold? >> reporter: unlikely at this point to be honest. we can't see much of a truce as it stands. we know he met leaders that they agreed on, one, a truce, and two, to talk about ending the bloodshed. the opposition leaders say they want a cease-fire too and they want him serious about talks. since we heard about that, things are continuing as expected down here. we've seen fireworks fired by protesters at the police. i've seen molotov cocktails thrown back and forth. we hear constant loud bangs, probably stun grenades. the reason you can't see the protest find me is there's a thick, black smoke from tire fires being used to keep the police back. no signs of lessening of tension. eerie and pacifying. there's a priest conducting a
mass to try and keep the spirits of the protesters high here, erin. >> nick, the protesters are talking on the bull horn, am i right? >> reporter: they're trying to keep people here during this cold weather, their spirits high. we are going to see tomorrow potentially some more diplomatic movement, three key european foreign ministers. that may be behind kovic's bid to try to calm things down. hours earlier he was talking about how the radicals in the ranks are denouncing them and his head of security was referring to the need for an anti-terror operation across the country. that has people in the square quite concerned. we were talking to them. a lot of them didn't want their faces filmed. a lot of them very worried about this hard rhetoric they're hearing from their government. being called a terrorist is very troubling anywhere in the world.
it seems to give the governments carte blanche to do what they like. so we're seeing a continued standoff. large amounts of riot police moving around. continued back and forth with the molotov cocktails and missiles. real concern about how tonight goes. >> thank you very much, nick. we appreciate it. you can hear the noise going on there. it is 2:00 in the morning. now to our other top story tonight, the breaking news here at home. a new terror threat issued by the department of homeland security. 25 to 30 specific cities are listed on the advisory, including cairo, johannesburg, london. terror groups have been working on new shoe bomb designs. joining me, phil mudd, a former cia director of counter terrorism. phil, what do you make, they are
listing specific cities. how concerned are you? >> i'm as concerned about the bombmaker as i am about the bomb. when i was following al qaeda, we're not talking about a roadside device, we're talking about something that can get past sensors in an airport. so i'd be trying to figure out not only how to stop the bomb but figure out who can make something like this. >> i'm also curious flying out of a lot of those airports and airports in the middle east, i'm going to be pretty blunt here. some of them don't have a heck of a lot of security. >> i think that's true. i think it also shows us how this trough threat in the past decade has changed. americans don't worry about this as much as they used to. ten years ago, we would have said this threat might emanate
from pakistan, and the places you might see explosions, madrid, london, new york, relatively limited. today we're looking at terror threats in iraq, syria, north africa. we had the underwear bomber and cargo threats out of yemen. it shows you how much the terror threat has metastasized. >> what can the united states do to stop this? they're pretty specific. shoe bombs but then 25, 30 cities. they're saying it's not specific. it's just hard to interpret. >> it is, but usually you're not going to put this plot out if somebody walks into an fbi office, they say i know somebody with a bomb. you have to get to a level above that to warn the american people. i looked at this and say it's not a dime a dozen. it's also not sort of an everyday occurrence. they've got to have something that's motivated them, especially during the olympics, to come out and warn so many people worldwide. >> all right. thank you very much, phil. appreciate your taking the time. >> my pleasure. out front next, breaking business news. facebook goes on its biggest shopping spree ever.
this headline just crossed about an hour ago. why did the company decide to spend $19 billion on an app? we're not joking here. plus, disturbing case of friendly fire. how close a 500 pound bomb came to killing american soldiers. and ted nugent is under fire for this. >> chicago, communist raised, communist educated, communist nurtured subhuman mongrel. are you still sleeping? just wanted to check and make sure that we were on schedule. the first technology of its kind... mom and dad, i have great news. is now providing answers families need. siemens. answers.
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breaking business news. facebook in a $19 billion buy just announced in the past couple hours. the social media giant announcing it has just bought a mobile messaging app. it's called whatapp. is it worth it and what the heck is what's app? cnn technology analyst brett larsson and joe are "out front." brett and i were joking that i have a blackberry so i'm not an app person. all of this is greek to me. obviously this is worth a hell of a lot of money.
$19 billion. i'm stunned. what is this? >> it's a messaging app that is incredibly popular. they send billions of messages a day, exchanged, using what's app. it's got a very young demographic which is something that facebook really desperately needs because they're both losing young users and not attracting young users so they risk going away of myspace, friendster of aol. >> if i get a text on my phone, this is my mobile app. i'm still paying verizon, at&t, or somebody something, why is this better than text? a stupid person question asked by erin burnett. >> there are no stupid questions. >> in layman's terms texting takes away from a bucket of texts that you may get. you may have unlimited texts and it doesn't matter. texting in forms of data is very, very small amounts of data. even if you only have a one or
two gigabyte data plan sending hundreds of messages is not going to eat big into that. >> little cheaper? >> definitely. >> do you buy into this? i get it, apps are popular. but $19 billion. >> it's not the $19 billion. it's the 450 million users they have. they're signing up 1 million people per day. think about that. we have 320 million people living in the united states and they have 130 million more. the challenge, brett mentioned it before, i talked to experts, experts being my nephews and nieces on my way over here, it's funny. they don't use facebook anymore. why? because geriatrics like us are on there. >> and it's not cool. >> right. is this something -- i'm not just texting you or having a little conversation with the two of you, i can text on this thing or whatever the right word is. i can my app it, let's app it
with a whole group of people? >> right. and internationally also. it also has that -- you know, you're not paying to text someone in london, you might be paying a different amount. it's all over the web. which is this sort of data and exchange free for all. >> there is a revenue stream attached to this. >> what is it? >> it's free for the first year but at the year end they charge you $1. big deal, $1. but 450 million people with $1, that's a nice little revenue stream that we're talking about. >> the whole thing seems to me by the time i learn one of these things it's not cool. you talk about my space but you have now instagram is hot. there was something else. i can't remember the name of it before instagram. then that might go away. $19 billion is not a fad kind of thing. >> right. true. look, no one uses the phone anymore. no one makes phone calls. i just had my birthday. >> happy 39th. >> i got one phone call. it's the 14th anniversary of my 29th birthday.
i got one phone call but i got 177 messages. >> it reminds me it's your birthday. >> it means you have to spend more time responding to people. if it really mattered, you would pick up the phone and call. >> to stacy black, the one person who called me, to you thank you. everybody else on facebook who put up the effort -- >> this is now the new world that we live in where it's easier to message an instant message over facebook. easier to send an e-mail. it's less intrusive. you can do it on your own time if you live in different time zones. i prefer e-mails and texts and i don't have to worry about my phone ringing. >> that's true. are people going to like this.
will hey going to say oh, they're overpaying? >> i think they're dpog to have a positive reaction to it. at the end of the day, facebook, mark zuckerberg, not innovators. facebook isn't a big innovation, facebook is just another social media site that came along with friendster and all the others. they just happened to succeed. for facebook to continue to be the 800 on the gorilla without innovation, it will have to buy up little things that attract big audiences. >> little things for 19 billion. >> i'm this far behind. not only do i take pictures and text them, i use a blackberry. >> i will hold your hand and take you to the apple store when you are ready. >> thank you. still to come, many say a white man who shot and killed a black teen over loud music got away with murder. tonight, we hear from the jury for the first time.
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he has not publicly spoken since the scandal broke. today he's sorry. could be a significant move for the governor of new jersey. chris, what does it mean for the governor of new jersey? >> not much, erin. we may hear more from christie tomorrow. today's apology came during a meeting with the port authority board of directors. david sampson wasn't exactly taking responsibility, but he did say he didn't want the port authority to be mischaracterized by the actions of a few individuals. >> on behalf of the board of commissioners we are deeply sorry for inconvenience caused to our travelers. >> while i would like to comment more specifically about some of the outstanding issues, i recognize that there are established efforts to examine the events that occurred. >> now sampson says the public will have a complete picture of exactly what happened after the investigation by the state legislative committee is over and, erin, it's important to
note that sampson himself has been subpoenaed by that committee. >> right. that committee, they have been looking -- we made this point. they've been looking since october, subpoenas and subpoenas, trying to find what really happened and trying to find the proverbial smoking gun for the governor. there are new developments on that front as well. >> that's right, aaron. today the state committee doubled down trying to get documents from bridgette kelly and bill stepien. it filed papers in a new jersey court today. they have so far refused to hand anything over. they're arguing that it violates their fifth amendment rights against self-incrimination. in explaining the court documents to me, a source boiled it down like this. they lost their fifth amendment rights as soon as they hit "send" on those e-mails. in other words, they can't further incriminate themselves by providing documents that have already been shared.
stepien's attorney says we have received the brief and have not reviewed it. we will do so and respond appropriately. it's important to note that kelly's attorney has not returned my request for comment, erin. >> thank you very much. now it's time for the "out front" out take. prince charles is on a tour in the middle east and today was in saudi arabia. during the ceremony, he wore robes. he carried a sword in a traditional dance. i'm sorry, but he must have looked ridiculous. when we watched it today, it seemed like he phoned it in. kind of like not really getting into wit the sword. why not show off what you can do like these dancing dignitaries. ♪
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financial or health information was stolen. that could be of little consolation. they have their social security numbers. the feds are investigating. in the meantime, the university is offering a year of free credit monitoring for those affected. a stunning new video shows a group of american soldiers as they nearly escaped from being hit by a 500 pound u.s. bomb. it was dropped in the wrong spot by a u.s. aircraft. let's show it to you. >> there it is. >> yeah. >> oh, [ bleep ]! what the [ bleep ]! >> the video was shot in afghanistan in 2012 but wasn't posted online until this week. our pentagon correspondent barbara starr is "out front." barbara, you think of the devastation that could have wreaked. do we know how it happened? >> reporter: we do, erin. the military says they conducted
an investigation after this, and you see the devastation from this bomb landing on these troops. thankfully no one was hurt or killed. apparently it happened because the air crew overhead that was dropping the bomb had the wrong gps coordinates somehow. the investigation determined that it was an accident. no one was held liable. no one was punished for it. it does happen, but rarely, and thankfully this time everyone was okay, but what a scene to see what happens when a 500 pound bomb lands on your head. >> barbara starr, thank you very much. shocking, incredible video. tonight, ted nugent, the rock star turned political fire ram was supposed to be a guest on this show. he actually promoted it on his twitter account and we promoted it here on the air at cnn. just over two hours before our show nugent canceled. he said he was sick. here's why i wanted to talk to him. he campaigned with texas gubernatorial candidate greg abbott. democrats slammed abbott for
aligning himself with nugent who recently called the president of the united states a "subhuman mongrel." i want to play for you what he said with the full context. >> i have obviously failed to galvanize and prod if not shame enough americans to be ever vigilant not to let a chicago communist raised, communist educated, communist nurtured subhuman mongrel like the acorn community organizer barack hussein obama to weasel his way into the top office of authority in the united states of america. >> so after that happened my colleague, wolf blitzer, reported on the term subhuman mongrel. he noted that it's a term that nazis called jews to justify the genocide of the jewish community. they used the term subhuman and mongrel in multiple events.
then nugent attacked this network and wolf with tweets, cnn, sol alinsky and wolf blitzer is a journalist and i'm a gay pirate from cuba. joining me now, ben ferguson and paul begala. you are both from texas where these things happened. ben, before obviously there is some humor in this but there is also, you know, something deadly serious, and that is this term subhuman mongrel. that's not like saying you dislike the president or hate his policies. subhuman mongrel is a term used by white supremacists and in nazi germany. it's racist. >> it's certainly a term that any politician would not use and most people that would be talking about it would not be used. we're not dealing with most people. we're dealing with a rock star here. we're dealing with rock stars like pearl jam who took a blowup doll of george bush out on a
stage in alabama that i witnessed and no one freaked out about that. we're dealing with dave matthews who said he would get the president drunk and help him become an alcoholic again if it get him out of the white house. these are what rock stars say. to act like he's not some inflammatory crazy rock star i do think is a little bit funny. just from the aspect that we're not talking about a pastor, priest, or politician. he's a crazy nut job rock star and people go to shows just to see that happen. >> all of that may be true, ben, let me ask this to paul but i'm going to want your response to it. >> sure. >> he appeared introducing by the side of the front-runner for governor of texas at a political event. so it was okay for that politician to be with him. is that okay, paul? >> i think that's where the story goes. i've interviewed ted nugent. ben is completely wrong.
he's not a star. he was a has been. >> go to a concert. they will disagree. >> excuse me for talking while you're interrupting. he was a star in the first year of the carter administration. certainly before we even had cds. he's a washed up hack who's trying to keep himself relevant by being a controversialist. i get that. and what he said is offensive and racist. but the first amendment still applies to hack rock 'n' rollers who are washed up and racist. people said the same or worst about jefferson or lincoln. that's not where the story is most interesting. it's interesting as a political strategist as how greg abbott, how and why his team said, let's associate with him. they knew what they were getting. abbott is not a stupid man. why would he associate himself with somebody that's been saying
these things for decade? i can't figure that out. it's a really dumb move. >> let me explain to you why they did it. ted nugent is a guy that people associate with the freedom and guns. then you have wendy davis coming out acting as if she's a gun-toting texan, which she's not. that's why they brought them in. it was simply the issue of guns and the issue of ted nugent calling her out. >> you're totally right. he's been on this show before talking about his views on guns. but he said this, right? nugent called abbott a blood brother, saying how can you do that? that's my question? >> it's a prime example, you're dealing with a rock star that's all the over the top. whether you think he's a has been or not, this is what they do. >> that just seems like an excuse, no matter what you are.
if you're going to call someone a subhuman mongrel, i don't care who says that. >> i understand your point there, but look at the people that were on stage at the democratic convention and then read the lyrics to their songs. whether it's rappers or the foo fighters. pull tape on those guys. jay zee and beyonce and others who have said things and written lyrics incredibly questionable. but no one batted an eye at that. why the double standard at that is what i'm saying? >> because it's double issues. what someone does in their art is different. johnny cash, one of my favorite artists, wrote a song about -- i can't forget the day i shot that bad woman down. he didn't mean that in his real life. it was a character in a song. i suspect that rappers do the
same thing. when an artist does in her or his art is very different. what mr. nugent did was racist, but it was typical. this is what it says about greg abbott. there are moms and dads across texas who are appalled by this. it's not about gun rights. hell, i've got 20 guns. everybody in texas has got guns. you can find a lot of people who are not saying racist things that are an extreme view on guns. they knew what they were getting. >> ben, let me make sure i understand. you're saying yes, it's racist. >> absolutely, sure. >> but you're saying you're okay with it because he's a rocker? >> no, i don't have a very high threshold for guys that are in rock bands or rappers talking about popping a cap in somebody. to imply that somehow ted nugent is going to be outlandish and crazy and you should expect him to act like he's a politician or
a pastor is laughable. and i think they knew that you're getting the crazy ted nugent. what he said, some people think he said this at the event with greg abbott. he said it a couple months ago at a gun show. >> he said it last month. paul, my question to you, is abbott then called him a blood brother. when you say you can pick -- it seems to me that you've got to acknowledge he's -- you used the word washed up. he has millions of people who follow him and listen to him and love everything he says. that's what greg abbott wanted to latch onto him. that's why using the term "subhuman mongrel" is problematic. >> it is. the people who follow him are called losers and they're already voting for greg abbott. i'm just looking at this as a strategist. this is really dumb. now he's associated himself with
somebody who, not in his art, but in his political statements, has said these outrageous things. he's done this for years. abbott knew what he was doing. i think it's a bad strategy, bad ethics and bad for texas that abbott is doing this. i would like to ask him why he chose of all the people who support extreme view on gun rights, why pick the guy who had just said these racist things? >> he's saying he didn't know about the specific comment. >> he doesn't have google? >> well, thank you very much to both of you. it was ted nugent that called abbott his blood brother. i believe i said it the other way around. >> ted nugent called me that, too, because i'm a fellow hunter. so i wouldn't overreact about that. to me, why do you associate with a guy like that?
>> paul, i've got to say -- >> ben, how many guns do you have? >> five or six. >> you're telling me that a democrat is 16 and a republican is five or six. >> paul begala has been known to have some fuzzy math out there. >> when he said that number, i had to ask you. >> come to my house, brother. i'll show you all 20. >> thank you very much, both of you. still to come, a white man fired a gun into an suv full of black teenagers. some think he may have gotten away with murder. tonight, we hear from a juror about what happened in that room. and is kate upton so hot she can defy gravity? jeanne moos has that story. change engineering in dubai, aluminum production in south africa, and the aerospace industry in the u.s.? at t. rowe price, we understand the connections of a complex, global economy. it's just one reason over 75% of our mutual funds beat their 10-year lipper average. t. rowe price. invest with confidence.
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we're learning what was taking place inside a jury room. the 12 men and women were trying to decide whether he murdered the team or self-defense. it's a case that put race in the spotlight again. juror number 4 says while she believes dunn got away with murder, three jurors didn't agree. despite this being such a highly charged case with a clear racial aspect, the jury made a decision to not consider race as part of the evidence at all. >> for a lot of folk in america they would say, white man shoots and kills a 17-year-old black boy, how could it not be about race on some level? >> sitting in that room, it was never presented that way. we looked at it as a bad situation where teenagers were together and words were spoken and lines were crossed. >> natalie jackson is defense attorney and cnn analyst.
she was involved in the trayvon martin case and danny sevalis. great to have both of you. the jury made a decision not to consider race. i'm sure they believed that. i'm not trying to say anybody lied. but do you think that's possible, that they could remove race from their analysis of what happened that night? >> i think that they cannot talk about it, but i don't think it was removed. that's what happens in both of these cases that we've seen recently. in the other case, the trayvon martin case and this case, is that everyone said that they were not going to talk about race, but it was in the room and when it's in the room, what happens is that the race is there and by not confronting it, it just lingers and it forms your opinion. it's a part of your opinion. >> danny, do you agree? because it seems that happens a lot of times. people want to act like it doesn't matter, it's not going to influence my decision, and yet it so often does and it might have in this case.
>> yeah. listen, race is an issue in the justice system, but this case, the dunn case, is not a parable for that truth. when it comes to a jury in a deliberation room, if you have a race agenda, the last thing you're going to advance that is in a room with 12 strangers with the whole world watching. i think it's clear this jury got hung up. and by jury, i mean just three jurors. the rest of the jury got it right. they got hung up on the definition of self-defense. sometimes you just can't stop a deadlocked jury. that doesn't have to do with race. overall, the jury got it right. it was two or three jurors that just deadlocked. you can't help that. >> so, danny, what about this though, when you talk about how they deadlocked and they were going to take race out of the table. i have to play this. a lot of the viewers may not have heard this, a jail house phone call between dunn and his fiance when he was first arrested.
he talked about the black teens in the car and here's what he said. >> she found some youtube videos of these guys and they're all gangster rappers, you know, because when the police said that these guys didn't have a record i was like, i wonder if they're just flying under the radar. >> right. >> because they were bad. >> is that about race? >> okay. first question is about the jury. now we're talking about dunn. was dunn a racist? maybe. but a jury convicted him on almost every single charge, and wanted to convict him of murder except for one, two and three jurors. was he a race snis maybe. -- racist? maybe. we'll never know. he will say he was not. but it looks like the justice system ran its course. >> he would have been more
likely to shoot a black teenager than a white teenager, so how in that case would self-defense hold? >> it's part of the legal system. what motivates someone to act? we had the only person that advanced the self-defense theory was dunn, who was impeached by his own girlfriend. >> true. >> how with you omit the reason and the motive of why he did what he did? and one of the theorys is that it was because jordan dunn was a black teenager. it's very important. i think that when a jury considers that, and when the three jurors who were on the side of self-defense considered that, it had to have played into some part of their psyche, whether they admit it or not. >> danny, what do you say about that? he felt more threatened because they were black and it was
self-defense, but only because they were black, is that still self-defense? >> well, probably not. look, dunn may have been a racist. but to say that dunn's actions, this one man is representative of some kind of generalized white fear in america -- >> nobody said that. we're talking about this case -- >> that's exactly what people are saying. >> no, people are talking -- >> i agree with you. [ all talking at once ] we agree. there was no -- dunn should have been convicted of second degree murder. >> why was he not? >> because of three jurors who were aberrations. we'll never know -- >> and why? >> we don't know. >> right. we need to talk to them. [ all talking at once ]
>> let danny finish. >> -- have trouble with self-defense. >> go ahead. you were just talking over each other. >> just because a jury won't talk about it or those three jurors won't talk about why they thought it may have been self-defense, dunn's irrational fair, which is an objective judgment of his fear. but that doesn't mean america can't talk about it. if nothing else comes out of it, we need to wonder where is the young black man this object of fear? and do they risk their lives because of it? >> thank you very much, both of you. still to come, kate upton is out of this world. for real. jeanne moos tells you the story. [ female announcer ] most of the time it's easy to know which option is better.
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"sports illustrated" is known for its sultry swimsuit editions. this year's photo shoot with kate upton was literally out of this world. we go of course to jeanne moos for more. >> reporter: we've seen everything from toothbrushes to tortillas in zero gravity. but gravity turns to levity when it's a "sports illustrated" swimsuit model floating by. that's kate upton, up up and thankfully not upchucking away.
kate in the "sports illustrated" crew boarded g force one in florida for their top secret photo shoot. talk about manual labor. the plane climbed steeply, then dives. at the top of the hump, passengers experience weightlessness for about 30 seconds. and pay 5,000 bucks to fly up and down about 15 times. but now it was kate upton's turn. zero g or bust. >> twirling, i was upside down. it was one of my favorite experiences so far in my life. >> reporter: zero gravity flights have a reputation for being so-called vomit comets. but the company zero g says only 4% of their passengers actually get sick. and kate upton wasn't one of them. >> kate was a dream up there. >> reporter: company president terese brewster notes the fuselage is padded so when gravity returns you don't get hurt in her teeny weany $35 big
bikinis from target. kate was wearing less than sandra bullock did in "gravity." kate's "sports illustrated" shoot seemed to be channelling "barbarella." not only did jane fonda to a strip tease but the credits maintained fonda's modesty. last year jimmy fallon was interviewing kate when he mused about a final frontier for her next shoot. >> space. >> next year. >> think about this. there's no gravity. >> it's incredible. >> reporter: we know what jimmy and the audience were imagining. >> how does the absence of gravity effect the position of your bosom? do things float? >> i think they don't move, really. >> reporter: america's first female astronaut, sally ride, was once asked if you need to wear a bra in space.
her reply, there is no sag in zero g. and guys, don't bother hoping the bikini will just -- >> lift off. >> reporter: jeanne moos, cnn, new york. >> piers morgan is next. tonight, the moment we've all been waiting for, three years in the making. >> boy, you're good. you are good. >> thank you. >> and i'm not just -- it's good. >> she's back. oprah and gayle king and dr. sanjay gupta. we're teaming up to battle an epidemic that's hit 60 million americans. it's loneliness and it's not just in your head. it could be affecting your health and could shorten your life. tonight, they're here live for the hour with a simple remedy and it all starts right now.