NewsWorks Tonight August 2, 2013 – Full Show

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    On our weekly “Reporters’ Roundtable,” Mary Wilson talks about recent developments in Pennsylvania’s voter ID case, and Elana Gordon analyzes what recently released rankings for local hospitals mean for prospective patients. In “What Are We Thinking?”, Frank Newport of the Gallup Poll discusses American habits in relation to common vices-smoking and drinking. Zack Seward details efforts to stop “brain drain” from depriving the Philadelphia area of young talent. Elizabeth Fiedler tells the story of a vision-impaired man making his way through the City of Brotherly Love. Finally, Peter Crimmins reports on Philadelphia’s Black Star Film Festival and a new technique in filmmaking.

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