Amy Holmes

Recent Stories

Health & Medicine

Life Lessons from Jayson Blair

In 2003, Jayson Blair went from writing headlines for the New York Times to making headlines when it was discovered that he had plagiarized dozens of stories. The Takeaway talks to Jayson Blair and his current boss, Michael Oberschneider.

Global Politics

'Cash for Clunkers' Cashed Out

The Department of Transportation announced that the popular Cash for Clunkers program will be finished as of August 24th. The Takeaway speaks with Micheline Maynard of the New York Times and Brian Willian, sales manager at Albany Honda in Georgia.

Arts, Culture & Media

Movies that Span Generations

The Takeaway is joined by Karina Longworth of SpoutBlog and Rafer Guzman of Newsday to discuss the latest films: Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds, Shorts, a new kids' film that has appeal for adults, and Robin Williams' World's Greatest Dad.