The Barbershop guys discuss the child molestation allegations against Syracuse University's former assistant basketball coach. They also look at the new NBA season. Host Michel Martin hears from author Jimi Izrael, attorney Arsalan Iftikhar, columnist Ruben Navarrette and sports writer Kevin Blackistone. (Advisory: This segment contains language that may not be suitable for all audiences.)
Last month, the U.S. Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau approved a powdered alcohol product, making both parents and lawmakers nervous. Some states have already banned powdered alcohol. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Brent Roth of Wired, who made his own powdered concoction and put it to the test.
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