The Big Picture: Episode 3
Looking for a better way of life? How about a place with more Fortune 500 companies than the US, China or Japan, not to mention world class health care that costs about half of what we pay? Thom explains why EU Democratic Socialism is beating US capitalism. And during the 2008 presidential Barack Obama drew record crowds of young voters to the polls. But it seems his well of popularity has hit a dry patch. Could MTV be the key to saving the president? Plus enthusiasm may be low among young voters this election, but there's one issue that could send turnout to new highs. Legalizing Marijuana! Thom explains how it could stimulate new enthusiasm this election season.