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good morning, america. the midwest to the east coast in a deep freeze this morning. the coldest air of the season for nearly 100 million americans. temperatures in the single digits and below. and the northeast bracing for the first big snowstorm of the season, up to a foot possible from washington to boston. donald trump quotes the bible as he fights it out with ted cruz for key votes from evangelicals. >> 2 corinthians, right? 2 krint corinthians, 3:17 is the whole
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>> now rush limbaugh taking him on warning he is a wolf in sheep's clothing. >> the head of the academy awards says she is heart broken speaking out overnight of an oscar boycott promising big changes to fix its diversity problem as hollywood heavyweights announce they are staying home. >> i will not be at the academy awards. and i won't be watching. >> spike lee joining the boycott. take it easy friends and fans mourn the sudden death of eagles front man glenn frey. this morning a look at the life of an artist who helped define the sound of a generation celebrating the man who taught us to "take it easy." lighten up while you still can don't even try to understand >> love that voice. >> what a talent glenn frey was. good morning, america. boy, with the eagles, he wrote so many great songs, "hotel california." "desperado." "lying eyes." second best-selling album of all time. fwl the sound track of so many of our lives. it just takes you back. >> absolutely heartbroken when i heard the news. >> we're thinking, again, another great one.
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i could go on and on. we'll get to that ahead. we want to get right to the blast of winter frigid temperatures for tens of millions of americans and look at that. 21 below zero in wisconsin. that cold air extending all the way east. and that first big snowstorm of the winter right behind it. rob is going to start us off. he's outside. rob? >> hey, robin, the entire eastern half of the country in the grips of this thing. 16 in new york city but a windchill of 2. winds are gusty. look at these numbers from chicago all the way down to the deep south. we're talking about windchill advisories that are dangerously low. so definitely cover up. minus 3 in chicago. 9 degrees is the windchill in atlanta, georgia. 1 degree in washington. so we've got the cold air in place watching the storm system likely to develop thursday, friday into saturday. the potential for heavy snow exists. especially new york down to the southwest. we'll give you details of this, george and robin, of course, throughout the week.
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the race for president now. and on the republican side, donald trump and ted cruz locked caucuses are dominated by voters. abc's tom llamas is on the trial in des moines. good morning, tom. >> reporter: george, good morning to you. and neither candidate is turning the other cheek and now cruz's aggressively going after trump to draw distinction with voters and cruz says, trump is now rattled. this morning, donald trump sending a signal to a key iowa voting bloc, saying he can do something senator ted cruz cannot. >> i'll be much stronger in protecting the evangelicals. >> reporter: in an interview with the christian broadcasting network trump compared himself with ronald reagan. >> he didn't read the bible every day seven days a week, but he was a great president. >> reporter: on monday, donald trump quoting scripture at jerry falwell's evangelical liberty university. fumbling the bible verse typically known as second corinthians. >> but 2 corinthians, right? 2 corinthians, 3:17.
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limbaugh issuing this warning to voters. >> there are a lot of conservatives who think that he is a wolf in sheep's clothing, that he is a traditional lifetime new yorker and that means something. >> reporter: and according to cruz, he's chipping away at trump. >> don't listen to any candidate. look to our actions. as the krip churs scriptures say, you shall know them by their fruits. >> reporter: while trump is taking the fight to the airwaves, they believe cruz will be one on the ground. volunteers try to make 1200 calls a day. >> this is what we're convinced wins iowa. >> reporter: but iowa, nor new hampshire, have ever seen a campaign or a candidate like trump. >> what was that? is that a dog? >> hillary. >> uh-oh, it's hillary. >> reporter: and trump has three events today here in iowa. he says there will be a big announcement at the last event, the first event is in john wayne's hometown. george, it's about 9 degrees.
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i hope trump has layered some of those navy blue suits he loves so much. >> jon karl will talk more about it. it cannot be more engaged. trump unloaded on cruz. cruz doing the same thing to trump but what about this factor now, these talk show hosts like rush limbaugh weighing in. >> reporter: we may have reached a pivotal point in this campaign where those influential voices on talk radio are starting to ing to ing to turn on donald trump. until now these have been some of trump's most reliable cheerleaders but in the latest fight they are siding with ted cruz, not just rush limbaugh, mark levine yesterday said trump should cut the crap with his attacks on cruz. so that new york values attack from cruz drove people right back to what trump himself said 0 years ago.
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pro-abortion rights, open to gay marriage, because he is from new york, not iowa. this is the attack that could really hurt him. >> evangelical voters could make all the difference in iowa. you saw that direct pitch yesterday at liberty university from trump. >> reporter: yeah, now, evangelicals have never been the core constituency for trump. he said he never asks god for forgiveness. yesterday at liberty, he did something we hear from on the trail a lot, lumping together his book, "the art of the deal" with the bible. listen to this. >> i always say, a deep, deep second to the bible, the bible is the best, the bible, the bible blows it away. there's nothing like the bible. but "the art of the deal" was the best-selling business book and obama didn't read it. and kerry didn't read it. >> reporter: so if you look in iowa, cruz son the rise largely because he's winning among evangelicals. though, george, i have to say, if you look at national polls, the most recent still has trump with a big lead among evangelicals nationwide.
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much. george, as you know, republicans on the campaign trail taking aim at the white house over that prisoner swap of those freed americans are celebrating what their loved abc's brian ross is here with good morning, brian. robin. that's right. the criticism is coming not only from republican presidential candidates but from the family of the one american who was not part of the deal, the american left behind. under the deal, the u.s. released from prison seven men convicted of helping iran's nuclear program and dropped charges against 14 more. republicans are calling it a bad one-sided deal. >> fact is we shouldn't have to trade anything to get our citizens back home. >> we've got to shake our head at how it's happening. >> reporter: no one more upset with the obama administration than the family of the american seen in this hostage video who was not part of the deal. >> please help me. >> reporter: former fbi agent bob levinson who disappeared in iran almost nine years ago. his family says it heard the news on television, not from the
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>> i'm very disappointed, i'm -- feel extremely betrayed by them. they have done nothing to get in touch with me other than after i asked them to. >> reporter: levinson's wife christine and son dan said the white house has gone back on its word. >> we have been given assurances over the years that my dad would be a top priority to get him home as much as everybody else if not more because he's been held for almost nine years. >> reporter: a senior administration official tells abc news that levinson was part of the negotiations, but that the u.s. does not know why he was not ultimately included in the swap. mrs. levinson, do you consider whether bob might have, in fact, died in captivity? >> no, i will never consider that until i have proof. i believe every day he's trying to come home to our family. we will never give up. >> reporter: the white house says the iranians have promised to determine the whereabouts of
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says the iranians know full well and have known since he was first taken captive almost nine years ago. >> my heart goes out to the levinson family. that water crisis in flint, michigan, where dozens of national guardsmen are on the ground this morning and new lawsuits set to be filed this afternoon. abc's alex perez has the latest. >> reporter: this morning, the flint water scandal erupting, protesters rallying outside michigan governor rick snyder's home. >> arrest rick snyder! >> reporter: class-action lawsuits expected to be filed today against city and state officials over the ongoing water crisis. newly revealed e-mails show when officials switched the water source from lake huron to the flint river they waited nearly five months to warn the public of the toxic levels of lead created by the switch. >> my baby and i, we breaking out in itching from bathing in the water. i don't like the idea my baby can't drink. >> reporter: the state attorney general now investigating why it took the governor and other officials so long to respond. >> every day -- >> reporter: president obama declaring a federal emergency here, national guard troops
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water and filters. even celebrities now trying to help residents. cher teaming up than 180,000 bottles of water, tweeting, maybe fellow artists will help flint, and one of the city's most famed sons, filmmaker michael moore, calling for the governor of michigan to be arrested. >> we're all angry. this was purposely done. they knew it was poisoned. they knew it was toxic. >> reporter: the system has been switched back to lake huron water but the river damaged the pipe system so badly, water is still not safe to drink. be months before the water is sa the governor is expected to tackle this tonight in his state of the state address, robin. >> looking forward to that, all right, alex, thank you. now to those plunging gas prices happening all over the country. take a look at this. the price war in michigan sending prices dipping to 47 cents a gallon. abc's rebecca jarvis is here
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how low will they go? >> they go so low, robin. most of the country isn't going those customers at that gas station in northern michigan, but prices this week should drop another 10 to 20 cents. the national average this morning is now $1.89, 48 states and gas buddy is forecasting we will save an additional $17 billion at the pump this year. it's great news for consumers, robin, but, of course, there is the other side to this story. >> yes, there always is. and you bring this out. prices. what is it? >> all the people who are employed by energy companies, because prices have dropped so far, so fast, it also puts their jobs in jeopardy. so we do think of them this morning, too, robin. >> we do keep that in mind, rebecca, thank you. tennis overshadowing the australian open. tennis officials are denying the some of the sport's biggest
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ryan smith here with the story. good morning, ryan. >> reporter: good morning, george. the australian open is in full swing. but this scandal is dominating the headlines. even serene in williams speaking out, saying she was totally unaware of it. and all of her opponents seem to play hard. but now, more stars on the hard court want to know exactly who has tainted their game. this morning, it's not the play at the australian open garnering headlines, but the reports from the bbc and buzzfeed which allege that tennis authorities suppressed evidence of match fixing by players. failing to investigate around 26,000 suspicious matches. this morning, the sport's top stars, roger federer and andy murray, speaking out. wanting to know just who was involved. >> i would love to hear names, you know, then, at least it's concrete stuff and you can actually debate about it. >> it's bad obviously, you want to be made aware of the people that are, you know, potentially involved in this. >> reporter: while the association of tennis
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tens of thousands of dollars to deliberately throw matches. buzzfeed said they have text messages that prove it. >> the evidence actually included 82 text messages that one of these players had exchanged with the ringleader of the sicilian gambling syndicate. >> millions and millions of bucks are bet on it and tennis is the easiest to fix because it involves one person. >> reporter: worl number -- world number one novak djokovic admitted someone on his team was approached in 2007 about throwing a first round match in exchange for $200,000. >> i was not approached directly and, of course, we -- we threw it away right away. i mean, it didn't even get to me. >> reporter: he and other stars like murray say it's hypocritical while players are coming under such scrutiny a major sponsor of the australian open is william hill, a british betting agency where you can bet on the winner of matches, sets, and games. that gambling sponsor william hill is not implicated in the scandal. they're saying their partnership
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integrity issues, not part of how much gambling is there in tennis? according to aussie betting company tab corp $16 million were wagered on the australian open on the first day, guys. >> betting just on a game. >> reporter: it could be games, sets, matches. that's part of the allegations here. >> wow, okay, thanks very much. stories. a traffic nightmare in san francisco. >> the famous bay bridge is protesting police brutality blocked traffic. they drove their cars onto the bridge and stopped one in each lane before then chaining themselves together. police eventually cut those chains and arrested 25 protesters. well, crews searching for 12 marines missing off the coast of hawaii have found four life rafts in the water but so far no sign of those marines. they've all been missing since last thursday when their helicopters apparently collided during a training mission. and a new warning about climate change, scientists say
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than previously thought. they say since 1997 the world's oceans have absorbed the same amount of heat energy as they absorbed in the previous 130 years, raising more concern about rising sea levels and severe storms. overseas fire spread through the roof and top floor of the iconic ritz hotel in paris today. the hotel is being renovated and was due to re-open in march. thankfully no one was injured. a close call for a man driving near washington, d.c. an ambulance hit a light pole and the pole then came crashing through the roof of his toyota missing his head by just six inches before crashing to the floor. he credits god for saving his life. finally, this could change the world or at least my world. scientists claim they've invented the world's first hangover-free alcohol. it's called koryo liquor made from the plant extract ginseng and apparently replaces sugar with burnt rice.
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north korea and let's say the north koreans have been known to overstate their discoveries. reports that kim jong-un oversaw the production himself and favorite quote from the pyongyang news. it's highly appreciated as it is suave and causes no hangover. >> suave. >> nothing says suave like burnt rice. >> or kim jong-un. >> exactly, exactly. and that's real combination. i'm going to switch gears. thanks, amy. i do want to celebrate the life of eagles co-founder glenn frey, so many celebrating the rock 'n' roll legend this morning. he passed away at the age of 67 and abc's chris connelly takes a look back at his incredible contribution to the music world. take it easy >> reporter: as a principal singer, songwriter and guitarist
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california rock in the 1970s. take it easy >> reporter: that 1972 career-defining smash, just the first in their steady stream of irresistibly melodic hits with i may never see you again >> reporter: including "peaceful easy feeling." it's another tequila sunrise >> reporter: "tequila sunrise." you can't hide your lying eyes >> reporter: with country-fied "lying eyes." welcome to the hotel california >> reporter: while harmonizing with don henley, on "hotel california." frey and henley formed the eagles in l.a. after a stint in linda ronstadt's backing band and went their separate ways before reuniting in '94. frey in the meantime, turning up as an actor on "miami vice." >> right now your business is 25
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>> reporter: and as a solo artist hitting with "you belong the heat is on >> reporter: and "the heat is on." glenn frey died monday in new york at the age of 67. the eagles website saying in part, words cannot describe our sorrow nor our love and respect there are stars >> reporter: for "good morning america," chris connelly, abc in the southern sky >> a lot of that is from the eagles documentary. if you have not seen it, you must. it transcends time, generationally just holds up. he will be missed. our thoughts and prayers go out to the frey family. >> every second a hit in there. >> we're singing along. i'm sure you are at home. now to rob. that snow is on the way here getting hit out in the midwest. >> one step at a time. talk about the weekend snow more but this is the snow that's coming to the midwest, the heartland, the mid south. paducah, nashville, 2 to 4
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we're all in this together once we know that we are we're -- >> can it be ten years since "high school musical"? you don't have to wait anymore. all in for a reunion on "gma." favorite stars will join forces ten years after the hit. >> ten years ago they were here live performance right here on "good morning america." uh-huh. also a lot ahead. people waking up to a deep freeze from the midwest to the east coast. nearly 100 million americans facing some of the coldest temperatures of the season and preparing to are a big snowstorm that could hit the northeast. also this morning, abc news has
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longer fighting returning to the u.s. from mexico. a judge expected to consider transferring his case to an adult court. >> will be coming back. also this morning guess we'll be decoding something called the man flu. >> decoding. >> decoding yeah, men suffer more than women. >> amy is looking forward. >> i just want to see this science. >> what's the theory, that men don't handle it as well when they get sick? >> there is a reason why. >> men are whiners. >> that's a proven thing. >> why they don't is another thing. >> that's a proven thing. >> yeah. >> i told you. she's loaded for bear for this. >> i'm glad t.j. is over here on the side because there's no way i can win on this in any way. >> you're going to bring that to us later, t.j.? >> yes. >> get ready. that's all i got to say. that is ahead. we'll begin with that anger surround the oscars, the academy responding overnight to calls for a boycott from stars including jada pinkett smith and
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promising, quote, big changes to help fix hollywood's diversity problem. the latest. good morning, linsey. >> reporter: good morning, guys. with the #oscarssowhite trending again and multiple big name actors prompting to boycott the awards the academy had to say something and that response is coming from the academy's first black president who says they're taking dramatic steps to bring about much needed diversity. this morning, a host of hollywood heavyweights are oscars. >> i will not be at the academy awards and i won't be watching. >> reporter: jada pinkett smith posting this video explaining why she's skipping out on tinseltown's biggest night. >> we can no longer beg for the love, acknowledgement or respect of any group. >> reporter: also joining the boycott director spike lee who challenged the academy's lack of diversity this past november
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>> we need to have some serious discussion about diversity and get some flavor up in this. >> reporter: lee wrote in an instagram post that he cannot support it and posed the question how is it possible for the second consecutive year all 20 contenders under the actor category are white? last night the academy's president cheryl boone isaacs responding to the controversy admitting in a statement she is heartbroken and frustrated about the lack of inclusion and promising the academy is taking dramatic steps to alter the makeup of our membership. while the academy does not release the demographic info on its members according to a 2013 "l.a. times" investigation, the academy is 93% white, down just 1% from 2012 with african-americans making up only 2% that year. >> to celebrate -- >> reporter: at an award s s ceremony this was echoed.
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year is unforgivable. >> i'm chris rock and -- >> reporter: some are wondering how chris rock will handle the growing controversy on the big night. both jada pinkett smith and spike lee have both acknowledged chris rock saying they mean no disrespect but certainly puts the comedian who will have the first word and last word of the night in a bit of a precarious situation. >> they both -- they supported him saying they understand him doing that and know he will do a good job and i don't know if you saw jada's facebook posting. such grace and love and also director michael moore sweeted this overnight saying i support jada pinkett smith and spike lee and will join with them. i believe the academy will fix this. thank you, president cheryl boone isaacs and spike lee, thanking her and spike lee will be live on "gma" tomorrow and we'll talk to him about the oscars controversy but just very respectful how everybody is handling this and the bottom line wanting change. wanting change. >> seems like it's going to come. >> it does.
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we turn to a pretty shocking story playing out in court right now. a massachusetts teenager facing trial for manslaughter after taunting her boyfriend to commit suicide. abc's linzie janis here with the story. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, george. michelle carter was roughly 50 miles away from her boyfriend when he killed himself but prosecutors say she had been pressuring him to do it via text message and was even talking on the phone with him when he ended his life. this morning, massachusetts teenager michelle carter is one step closer to standing trial for allegedly convincing her 18-year-old boyfriend conrad roy to commit suicide. prosecutors arguing carter now 18 encouraged him in dozens of text messages. >> she goes back, when are you going to do it? stop ignoring the question. question mark, question mark, question mark, question mark. you can't keep pushing it off. >> reporter: roy died of carbon monoxide poisoning after locking himself inside his truck in this
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at the time, prosecutors say he was on the phone with carter for 47 minutes. at one point telling her he was getting out of the truck because >> he was scared. she told him to get back in the car. >> reporter: just days before in another text message carter writing, don't be scared. you're finally to be happy in heaven heaven. >> it's inconceivable. i don't understand how someone could do that, to encourage someone they claim to love. >> reporter: roy had attempted suicide and had been hospitalize hospitalized before he even met carter and in one text message two weeks before his suicide, he expressed his desire to take his own life, writing, i can't get better, i already made my decision. the defense now trying for a second time to have the involuntary manslaughter charge dropped. >> he has, in fact, brainwashed her to the point where she's now accepting his idea of this is my
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>> reporter: in a statement to abc news, the defense says, michelle's communications were by no means threatens and that roy made his own conscious decision to take his own life. adding, this is a tragedy, not a crime. carter is due in court next month. if convicted she faces up to 20 years in prison. george. >> okay, linzie. those texts are so horrifying to read. does this brainwashing offense have a chance of getting the charges dismissed? >> yeah, this is not an easy case for prosecutors primarily because of the law meaning prosecutors are going to have to show ha she caused his death, now, if there was an assisted suicide ban in massachusetts the way there are in more than half the states it would be much easier. they'd have to prove she helped, encouraged, assisted. they don't have that kind of law in massachusetts. so they're charging her with involuntary manslaughter which makes it a much harder case. >> it may not go to trial. >> it's possible a court will ultimately throw it out.
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it is 7:42 with the race for the white house pitting two good friends against each other. chelsea clinton and ivanka trump, their parents obviously both running for president but they have much more in common than that. abc's david wright has their story. professionally -- >> mr. trump has a great capacity to use bluster and bigotry to inflame people.
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donald trump apparently can't stand each other. >> hillary clinton was the single worst secretary of state in the history of this country. >> reporter: but when it comes to their dutiful daughters. >> by the way, speaking of great people, come on, i have my daughter ivanka here. >> reporter: ivanka trump there in new hampshire just yesterday. >> i am so incredibly proud of my father. >> reporter: just as chelsea clinton was a few weeks ago. >> i am so proud and grateful to be my mom's daughter. >> reporter: they have more in joining the family business. >> i know a lot of people who thinking. >> reporter: ivanka apprenticed on "the apprentice" now an
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trump organization. chelsea works with clinton global initiative. both live in multimillion dollar apartments in new york city. both are pregnant, expecting before the election. both married to jewish businessmen, both have fathers-in-law who went to prison. >> they can provide great testimony to the type of parents and the type of people donald trump is and hillary clinton is. >> reporter: long before the campaign, ivanka tweeted this quote from chelsea's book, "life is not about what happens to you, but what you do with what happens to you." #wisewords. chelsea told "vogue," ivanka, quote, reminds me of my dad and his ability to increase the joy of the room. adding, there's nothing skin deep about ivanka. well, "the new york daily news" reports chelsea recently called ivanka to wish her a happy new year and the two agreed not to let the election ruin their friendship. in fact, the news claims that they have scheduled a play date
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>> who knew they had that much in common? you really went there. >> double date night. >> thank you. >> good luck with the friendship. >> we'll see how it goes down the road. david, thank you. coming up on "good morning america," a new study out from johns hopkins university about the so-called man flu. so, do men really suffer more when they're sick? a lot to talk about. don't go anywhere. if you're looking to save money on your medicare part d prescriptions, walgreens says, carpe med diem. seize the day to get more out of life and medicare part d. just switch to walgreens for savings that'll be the highlight of your day. now preview the cost of your copay before you fill. you can even get one-dollar
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in this corner, back now for something referred to as man flu where a man gets sick and, let's face it, acts a little bit like a baby. >> wah. >> hey, guys, new research, new research suggesting there may be a scientific reason why men suffer more than women when it comes to the flu. t.j., you got to tell us about this. >> lfrt, look, robin, by the time my segment is done you, robach and lara will feel compelled to apologize to me, george and robin. >> bring it. >> man flu, all right, this is the idea that the common cold or basic flu is ten times worse when a man has it. they say we exaggerate or act like a baby but the good folks
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have naturally occurring estrogen which helps them fight off the flu and simms of the flu. next graphic, lilly, testosterone which occurs in men kwaek weakens our immune system. you have something to fight it off. we have something that makes us weak to it so in conclusion, robach, if i get so much as a sniffle, the humane thing to do is hand me a hanky. >> did men conduct the study? >> i knew you'd ask. the lead researchers, two men, two women, the two men both named andrew. >> i don't know what to say. >> we'll be back. here's another great "improve this!" from lowe's. time to organize toll tools. put that old rake head to use turning it into a tool hanger. now you'll never ask to have where is my monkey wrench. to find out more go to
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sometimes the best deals are pretty plain to see. welcome back to "gma." rainfall that turns into snow on the road to tahoe. truckee, chains required on i-80. flood advisory for the bay area. another winter storm coming in for another foot of snow expected in the mountains.
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pretty much what will stay through the afternoon. however, late this evening overnight, more snow is going to move in to the mountain. we'll deal with this yet again tomorrow. however, the metro area looks like it's going to stay mostly dry. right now, we're about 33 degrees in denver. we're going to warm into those low 40. sunshine will make a huge difference and high country, topping out in the upper 20s right about freezing. snow will move out pretty quickly if you see some, and temperatures in the mid-40s. jayson, how are those roads? very wet most places now that the snow has stopped but i'm taking a look -- the aquarium, denver police shutting down water street. here's i-25, the northbound side, the children's museum right over there, so i can't quite see what they're doing but they obviously have the road right around the aquarium closed down so we'll get some more information about that. on the overall map, a lot of red on the highways and that's from earlier problems, an accident near 120th still being cleared up, one near highway 36
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slow crawl across 2708 and i- 76. unfortunately for us, i-70, we had an accident between quebec and colorado boulevard, a half hour there. 225 still very heavy for us, especially trying to get to i- 70 with all the 70 delays. i-25, problems around sixth and alameda clearing up but still looking at over a half hour northbound or southbound. most of the northbound flowing
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good morning, america. it's 8:00 a.m. hayden panettiere speaking out for the first time since she went to rehab for postpartum depression. >> you know what, it's made my life better. >> her message of hope for fellow moms. dr. ashton is here live. so wake me up when it's all over back to sleep. the new headline on sleep deprivation and your body. how catching up on your sleep on the weekends could prevent serious illness. a bachelor jaw dropper. >> looks like lace is reaching the end of her dynamite stick. >> the one so many loved to loathe walking off the show in a
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>> i'm mad at myself for the way i acted. >> now why lace really left plus the woman ben chose to say good-bye to speaking exclusively on "gma." we're all in this together we're all in this together ten years after "high school musical" became a blockbuster phenomenon, the cast back together with our cameras rolling. >> my heart is just bursting at the seams. >> vanessa, ashley, corbin, monique, lucas and a very special message from zac. get ready to go back to high school as we say -- >> all: good morning, america. together we're all in this together once we know that we are we're all-stars we're all in this together >> yep, get ready to go back to high school. we're all in this together, the cast of "high school musical" back, better than ever. their huge reunion. you'll see it this morning on "gma." >> love hearing those songs again.
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both candidates claiming to be the real heir to ronald reagan. >> he didn't read the bible every day seven days a week. but he was a great president. >> conservatives are uniting behind our campaign, and we're seeing the old reagan coalition reassembling. on the democratic side the fireworks from sunday's heated debate still echoing with hillary clinton and bernie sanders drawing sharp distinctions between each other on everything from speaking fees to guns. >> he voted to let guns go onto amtrak. >> you've received over $600,000 in speaking fees from goldman sachs. >> the clinton campaign now preparing for a primary fight that could stretch well into may. well, wall street is back at work this morning after the holiday weekend, and there is some encouraging news. overnight stocks in asia surged higher even though a new report shows the chinese economy is growing at the slowest rate in 25 years. investors believe that report will prompt the chinese government to step in and try to
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well, there is a disturbing report from iraq. the u.n. says nearly 19,000 civilians were killed in that country between the start of 2014 and october of last year as isis gained power. the u.n. calls that number staggering and says more than 3 million people have been displaced. in medical news more americans are now at risk for lyme disease. about 300,000 americans each year get it, and now a new study finds the ticks that carry lyme disease have been found in nearly half of all the counties in the u.s., so those areas in red and green are at higher risk. areas in blue and yellow are at lower risk. well, a bizarre chase in southern california, a driver surrendered to police but then she let her six dogs loose on the freeway. they ran around backing up traffic for miles until police were finally able to round them all up safely. and finally, well, the stars really are aligning or at least the planets are. take a look.
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jupiter will all align tomorrow for the first time in more than a decade. they will be visible from earth in a diagonal just before dawn starting tomorrow and each morning through february 20th and if you want to know the o in elementary school, my very educated mother just served us nine pizzas, so back to you. >> i had forgotten that one. >> we'll move on to a new report on sleep deprivation. a new study concludes catching up on sleep may help reverse the risk of diabetes. our chief health and medical editor dr. richard besser here with the reality, checking, first of all, on the effects of sleep deprivation. so hard on the body. >> yeah, so in this study they took a group of healthy men, they let them sleep only four hours a night, and they looked at the impact. what they found was their cells became less sensitive to insulin. and that's one of the things you see in people who develop diabetes. you know, just a short period of time, their cells were looking like the cells of someone developing diabetes.
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you can't catch up on sleep. this found something different? >> well, it did. so, they let them sleep 10, 12 hours a night for two nights and found the effect in term s s of insulin went away but we know from other things you can't make up for all of the sleep deprivation. >> four hours versus 10 or 12. how much sleep should we be getting? >> you know, if you look at it, what they say is adults need seven to eight hours of sleep per night. teens need more than that. teens need 9 to 10 and young children at least 10 and none of us are really getting that and it's having an impact. not just in terms of risk for diabetes but concentration, memory, our reaction time, even our immune system is impacted by that limited sleep. >> so we've just got to make the time. >> you do. you know, you'll make up for a little of it on the weekends but you can't cheat yourself every night and expect to not see some effect. very much. you'll be taking questions on twitter this morning? >> all morning. now to lara. >> thank you, george. here's what's coming up on our "gma morning menu."
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just keep your head in the game we're certainly getting our head in the game for the big "high school musical" reunion just minutes away. but first a big moment for actress hayden panettiere, the star speaking out for the first time since seeking treatment for postpartum depression and she is back better than ever. abc's juju chang is here with that. great news, juju. >> reporter: good morning, robin and everyone. the "nashville" star says stepping out publicly is empowering because she doesn't need to hide herself anymore. she says battling postpartum depression taught her people will accept your scars, bumps and bruises and will relate. actress hayden panettiere gracing the red carpet at the critics' choice awards sunday night and opening up about her struggles in the past year to e! news. >> postpartum depression was not something that i ever understood.
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unless you have a personal involvement in it. >> reporter: speaking out about it, she says, has been good medicine. >> it's made my life better and i do feel and hope that it's made other people's lives better. >> reporter: the 26-year-old "nashville" star checked herself into a facility in october to help treat her postpartum depression, something her character on the abc show also struggled with. life imitating art. >> help me get my life back. >> a source of the show has told us that that story line was developed long before hayden gave birth. the show did give her time, though, to go through the treatment off camera as her character on camera went through the similar situation. >> reporter: the first time mom to 1-year-old kaia is just 1 of 600,000 moms across the country diagnosed with this form of depression every year, and she hopes talking openly about it will help break the stigma of the disease. >> she believes that she's going to be a more positive role model for her daughter showing her that she can be a proud,
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>> i want to put out a good example for my daughter and tell her that she can be anyone she wants, and she does not have to be afraid that somebody's not going to like it because no matter what you do, there's always going to be somebody who doesn't like it. >> reporter: sharing her story, she says, has helped her heal. >> i was floored by the positive response and really happy that i can stand up for the women who are out there suffering from this and let them know that it's okay and they're not alone. >> reporter: hayden says she is refusing to stay silent, not as a role model for her daughter but also for all those women who are struggling and wants to send a clear message that struggling with postpartum doesn't mean you're weak and certainly does not mean you're a bad mom. robin. >> not at all. juju, thank you. and here with us now, abc's chief women's health correspondent, jen ashton. i know you want to weigh in on this. you were watching and hearing
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say, but before we talk about postpartum in particular we want to acknowledge there is a wide range of feelings that women have following birth. >> oh, absolutely. and as juju just said, this doesn't make you a bad mom. this makes you normal. it makes you human. in fact, we have a list of the life's most stressful psychological events and, you know, you have things on there like death of a spouse, divorce, pregnancy, birth of a child, that's on that list, that is a significant life stressor, and we also have to bring -- we have to broaden the scope a little bit, robin. yes, here we're talking about the natural birth mother. but make no mistake, if you bring a new baby into your home, it can affect the partner, the spouse, the entire family. it's a major event. >> sometimes we hear, oh, the mother just has the blues, has the baby blues. when, though -- what's the criteria that you know that it has extended far beyond that to depression? >> you know, i've delivered over 1500 babies, so i've seen every possible manifestation of maternal behavior here.
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where you're going to see some crying, some tearfulness. you're going to have some trouble sleeping and eating. you might be unsure how to care for your baby. that's kind of normal and these symptoms or feelings typically will last about two weeks. when you make the jump to postpartum depression, which affects anywhere from 10% to 20% of moms, so we're talking a lot of women here, this is not subtle. these are intense feelings, overwhelming sadness. you cannot perform what we call your activities of daily living. you can't care for yourself. you might have trouble caring for your baby and in severe situations you have thoughts of harming yourself or your baby. >> well, we heard in juju's report, 600,000 women a year diagnosed with this. >> right. >> if you're a new mom or have a loved one and you suspect something isn't right, what do you do? >> you have to speak up and ask for help. it's not a sign of weakness. it's a sign of strength. at the end of the day it's your health and your baby's health so asking for help is the first step. >> there are various treatments. >> a lot of treatments.
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therapy, in severe cases hospitalization, but remember this is out there. it does not discriminate. it can affect the celebrity as well as the average everyday mom. we need to talk about it more. >> and we're so glad that hayden is leading that conversation and the manner in which she's doing it. >> absolutely. >> all right, jen, going to be busy again. you can take your questions, she'll take them throughout the morning. you can go to drjashton on twitter or go to our facebook page. amy. >> all right, robin. well, let's turn now to "the bachelor" bombshell that has so many people talking this morning. spoiler alert, if you have not watched yet, three women are gone, and one of them chose to leave. abc's reena ninan has the very latest. >> reporter: tears flowing and tempers flaring. >> go away. >> me? >> leave me the [ bleep ] alone. >> reporter: week three of "the bachelor" delivering plenty of drama as personalities clash. >> she is not letting anything get in her way. >> no. she's very aggressive. >> reporter: olivia making enemies. >> i would love more, more, more, more time with him and i'm going to do whatever.
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steals ben right away. >> does anyone else want to go on my date? >> reporter: jubilee's one-on-one date off to an awkward start. she wins ben over. >> will you accept this rose? >> yeah. >> reporter: but not the women. >> i don't know what you guys are doing but this ain't you. >> reporter: sparks fly when amber confronts jubilee. >> i don't know what's going on. >> when she said a little comment like, anyone else want this date, a lot of girls were pissed about that. >> reporter: and just when you thought the night couldn't get any crazier. >> ben, can i talk to you for a second? >> reporter: lace makes a shocking exit. >> i think it's better that i go. >> reporter: overnight telling chris harrison why she really left. >> this is bringing out the bad side of me. >> reporter: and revealing -- >> taking a step back from drinking obviously, focusing more on my career and just knowing my self-worth. >> reporter: ben saying good-bye to two more women at the rose ceremony
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>> i had no idea it would be this hard. >> reporter: telling us in an exclusive interview her take on all the drama after having a front row seat. >> lace, i personally really like her. she's a very sweet girl. i think we all get a little bit different when we drink but i think she'll learn her lesson. >> reporter: and revealing her pick for ben's future wife. >> caila, she's my soul sister. i really love her, and hopefully it will work out for ben with her. >> reporter: for "good morning america," reena ninan, abc news, new york. >> all right, joining us with her take on last night's drama, "bachelor" super fan and co-host of "the view," michelle collins. self-proclaimed super fan. >> i sure am. >> last night's episode, lace leaving, were you as shocked as everyone else? >> this was the like elimination kind of heard around the world
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>> to better herself. >> which was like i always felt lace was reality tv crazy and i loved her for it and then i was like, wait, she has real problems and i feel bad for her. she's working on herself which is nice. >> right. >> she also has a tattoo that says work on yourself which is a great reminder. >> good reminder. always something to look at. now with lace out of the way, will olivia now emerge as the new villain, villainess of the bachelorettes? >> amber emerged as a major villain. she was very mean to jubilee which was i thought -- it kind of rubbed me the wrong way and didn't look good in front of ben. but can we talk about olivia because i am now obsessed with olivia. >> ben gave some disturbing news, some sad news about something that happened in his life and then olivia chose a conversation that was quite odd coming right out of this announcement. >> let me tell you something, last night's "bachelor" can be defined by two words. i know you won't like them. fat toes. i know you don't want to hear about it. i'm obsessed with her feet. the guy has family members die or family friends. she comes in and talks about her
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now, listen, i get it. to me cankles and death in the family, similar, similar things. it's not easy, amy. you can't take your foot on a diet. there's no toe cleanse. you can't do a juice toe cleanse. she actually is the only entertaining thing sort of other than amber. >> right, and then jubilee decided to go and give him a massage. >> oh, my god. >> which is also a little strange and the other girls did not like it. >> oh, no, jubilee is on her game. let me tell you something, the other girls didn't like it because they didn't think of it. they didn't know there was a massage table hanging out by the pool. who knew that? she was on it. she already had her rose and said, you know what, my man wants a massage and she gave it to him. >> we can't wait to see what happens next. >> oh, my god. i'm so excited. >> anything can happen. michelle collins, thank you very much. a new episode of "the bachelor" airs monday night at 8:00, 7:00 central right here on abc. and you can see michelle, of course, on "the view" at 11:00 a.m. eastern. let's head outside. chilly out there, rob. >> hey, amy, it's 1 degree. the windchill is 1 degree so
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trying to stay warm. anybody cowboys in the group? no, we're from the south but you've ridden a horse, right? >> yes. >> these are professional horse riders and bull riders, check it out. it's the 42nd annual steamboat cowboy downhill. they strap them up and race down the hill and do all sorts of fun stuff. that was yesterday. today more snow expected,
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>> all right, lara, do not go singing "ride a horse not a cowboy" or whatever that song is. back to you for "pop news." >> all right, i won't today. maybe on thursday. all right, time for "pop news" and i love this song. every move you make >> call it "synchronicity," if you will for two of music's most iconic artists, sting and peter gabriel announcing this morning they are uniting for a huge concert tour this summer. this is brand new, guys, just came out this morning. the tour will be called rock, paper, scissors, not clear why yet. favorite game of mine, though. they'll visit select north american cities this june and july. you may have seen these rock stars "in your eyes," thank you, back in the '80s, pre-jesse, i'm sure. jesse, you don't even know who we're talking about, do you? >> i feel like i've heard this song somewhere in a jingle. >> oh, my god. >> wow. >> jesse. >> that's a joke, guys.
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>> good boy. >> you guys actually semi-believed that. >> but would you know a peter gabriel song if you heard it? >> he's a big genesis -- in your eyes the life the heat in your eyes >> all right. anyway -- >> yes, yes, that's right. >> i love it. >> so the tour will feature solo and duets from the rock legends, i recommend that every breath you take, every move you make be used to get tickets when they go on sale this monday. >> i think i know why they're calling it rock, paper, scissors and i actually read about this because they're going to play each other's song s s at the different concerts and they're going to play rock, paper and scissors before each concert to decide -- >> are you making this up? >> no, i actually read about this. this is going to be an awesome tour. >> that is a "pop news" update. >> you always start with rock, always start with rock. >> i didn't know that. >> rock -- i don't know how the mathematics works, rock -- >> paper can smother. >> paper covers rock. >> must be canadian. >> update coming, the rock, the paper or the scissors.
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morning, if you've ever looked for a job, you know how hard it is to gauge what the actual responsibilities and sort of the pleasantries of the position will look like at the job posting unless, of course, it's for this job, the senior digital producer position posted on the aussie website seek, the ad says the job, and i quote, is the worst job in town with a, quote, poor location and is, quote, paying below market value. the ad goes on to say that the company doesn't value work/life balance at all and that some of the staff don't even bother to shower. the digital recruiter who posted the ad says, instead of overselling, he went for the opposite, and it worked. he says the responses have been great. a lot of people appreciating his honesty. >> okay. >> bring in our new "gma" employee. i took that too far. >> and finally, it is cold outside as my boy rob has been saying all morning long. we want you all to be very
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we're hearing about snow and dogs know -- this one in particular -- this is a tip. a low center of gravity is always the safest way to go. when the streets are snowy. just take one more look. >> that's a dog sled, all right. >> you can't fall down on the ice if you're already laying down on it. >> well played, amy. >> that's "pop news" on this tuesday. >> that will cool it down. >> what did you say? >> dog sled. >> dog sled. >> that was good. >> absolutely. >> oh, goodness gracious. >> i still can't figure out what that dog was doing. >> safe sledding. >> he might have -- i don't know. i have thoughts. >> but you'll save them. because we have the "high school musical" reunion coming up. the gang is back together after ten years. once we know that we are we're all stars
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> 10:37. 33 degrees in the capital city. you can see skies are starting to clear up after a brief snowstorm. rain this morning. let's check in with dale and find out more about the forecast. >> within the last 30 minutes of the shot from sports authority field to downtown is showing just how much that snow did taper off and quickly. giving us even mostly cloudy skies. but at least we're getting a little bit of clearing. we look at our futurecast, look at 10:00, only a little bit of snow down by the divide. so any snow that we have out there is going to despair quickly. by noon, mostly clear skies. we'll see more clouds build in
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mountains are going to pick up more snow overnight. for us, these are the temperatures starring about freezing. 333here in denver. 34 for boulder, fort collins and greeley. from here into the low 40s. so much cooler day today compared to yesterday. the high country, the upper 20s and 30s. snow moving in. definitely in the mo with 40 megs of internet speed from centurylink, a family of four can all be online at the same time, streaming, gaming, or downloading movies. yeah, the internet's great, but i think hair and makeup went a little too far. yeah, that's not working. i much prefer the two-day beard, horn-rimmed glasses, just-slept-in-his-car kinda thing. yeah, i miss the rumpled crazy uncle look. okay. be "paul giamatti." that's the essence of this role. feel like a hollywood insider
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a lot of traffic on the freeways. look at 225 coming in from parker roadbism high us if the cameras was switched inother kay, a minor accident in the left lane, left shoulder aaea. you can see on the map how heavy the traffic is anyway coming from that point to the denver tech center. 15, if not 20 minutes there. heavy stop-and-go traffic %- downtown to the denver tech center. is running very slow. very few problems down.
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dusking all county. we continue to see roads improve. then slushy. northbound 225 and westbound i- 70, a new accident, westbo we're flying it has been ten years since "high school musical." the huge cast, the reunion is just moments away here on "gma." >> it holds up. >> it does. >> i know george's daughters, my daughter know the songs. >> ava told me yesterday there isn't a sleepover i've been to where we don't sing all the songs. >> and act it out. >> they do. >> that's great. >> they've been begging for this reunion. so i'm really excited to see it. >> it is going to be great. also, daymond john is here this morning. you know him from "shark tank." he'll share billion dollar
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called "the power of broke." and that's coming up. >> he has great stories. so smart. also this morning, we're creating the ultimate super bowl party setup, we hope. i mean, these are pretty cool ideas, plus we put rob and michelle collins to the test in a diy challenge. we've got the big reveal there. >> look how calm rob is. >> i'll use the term creations loosely. >> come on. >> i liked your idea. i actually liked your idea. i think michelle had an easier chore than you, so we'll see how -- >> i got to be handicapped in some capacity. >> exactly. >> jesse, you wanted some of that, right? >> yeah. if i just see football cutouts, i get excited. so, yeah, we've got a lot in the studio, by the way, you're about to see coming up. it's genius. >> it'll all make sense. it'll all make sense. but first it's the reunion that's been trending huge on facebook all night. the gang from "high school musical" back together
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phenomenon debuted. in fact, their first live performance was right here on "gma." and the original cast reunited for our cameras before their big anniversary special on the disney channel. a note from zac efron who's gotten a lot of flack for not being -- he has a lot of flack online. he sent in a special message to all the fans. >> he's a little busy. >> he is a little bit. and you saw the selfie that chris connelly took. so, here's abc's chris connelly with the story. together together together everyone >> my heart is just bursting at the seams. it's just -- it's so crazy it was ten years ago. >> reporter: it's true, 2006 saw "high school musical" debuting on the disney channel and rocketing to the head of the class. here and now it's time for a celebration >> reporter: its songs, dance numbers and beloved characters creating a tween-tastic phenomenon and turning its stars into overnight sensations.
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it felt like we were kind of swept up into this vacuum. at one point it literally felt like we were the beatles. >> everywhere we went people knew who we were. >> and now it's like we can go to the coffee star and we're completely left alone now. that's what i mean. it feels like a different life. >> they still want selfies with us. >> reporter: this past weekend, the cast minus zac efron -- >> this is only ten years, let's have a billion more. i love you guys. >> reporter: -- reuniting to share fond memories for a disney channel tenth anniversary show on wednesday. what does it feel like to revisit a lot of where it all >> it's amazing. for me i kind of embrace the i want it all of sharpay and i'm doing it all, so i got a clothing line, a makeup line coming out, producing. the movie coming out in may so it's been insane. >> i hated her through the -- [ laughter ] -- a lot of it. i love ashley so much more now. >> it taught me that what you do is actually potentially going to impact people. >> just to come back into this room and to see everyone again and to go, oh, my gosh, we were all part of this together.
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happen together. together together together everyone >> reporter: part of the magic their first live performance on "gma" back in 2006. time >> you guys were the first ones to kind of make everybody know who we were, and it's really neat to be here doing this specifically. >> let's sing "we're all in this together." work on projects from broadway and tv to the big screen, these actors reflecting on what made "high school musical" special. >> "high school musical" came out at the perfect time. we were found by fans seeking us >> to actually have real young people playing that age and then have them put under the microscope and to really -- >> to survive. >> -- to survive, have nobody that's something that i think is a huge testament to what this cast is. >> we have tons of other friends but they don't understand what
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of us. >> if somebody comes into your life, what do they have to know about this experience to understand you? >> that they all come with me. [ laughter ] >> it's a package deal. >> it's a package deal. we're all in this together >> reporter: for "good morning america," chris connelly, abc news, los angeles. >> it doesn't get old. >> no. >> seeing that. >> those dance moves like that. the special "high school musical" airs tomorrow night at 8:00 p.m. eastern and pacific on the disney channel. >> you know, jesse, wasn't he in high school ten years ago? i think maybe -- >> oh. >> i'm just segueing to you, jesse. now it's time to say good-bye to bad posture. it turns out it doesn't hurt you physically but it can also affect your emotions as well so a double-edged sword and abc's jesse palmer has the details. and you'll want to sit up straight for this one. >> you sure do, amy, and i also want to go back and finish 12th grade again. that was ten years ago.
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us do called the slump. i can actually impact our energy, our productivity and even our mood, so we met up with a posture coach for some straight up advice. take a look at this woman and these people. what do they have in common? bad posture. professional violinist melissa tong makes beautiful music, but recently it's been a pain in the neck literally. >> i was feeling kind of like a pinching pain, neck discomfort. neck achiness. >> reporter: her bad habit, her posture. >> see, strain on the neck, strain on the back. >> reporter: enter the posture police. >> bad posture, it's not just about slumping your shoulders. that's better. >> reporter: lindsay teaches the alexander technique which helps to improve poor posture and says it can cause physical pain like neck and back problems, breathing issues, energy depletion and more. >> it can affect how people perceive you, how you feel emotionally, and it might affect
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date or a second job interview. >> reporter: and don't forget about heavy backpacks and repetitive stress from our many devices. >> we're actually hear g ing about very young people who are having spinal problems related to their posture using their smartphones. >> reporter: melissa's new good habits have made all the difference. >> the pain is almost nonexistent. ah, so much better. >> you know, it's amazing how posture really impacts how we're perceived. experts actually say that poor posture gives people a bad first impression. whether you're applying for a job or starting a relationship or even trying to make new friends, make sure you use good posture because it makes you appear stronger. >> we've all been shifting here. >> i know. [ laughter ] >> so we're obviously, and so many of us are sitting at desks each and every day. so, what can we do to improve our posture? >> so there's three easy steps that doctors recommend. first, they say try to make sure your screen is at
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you don't want your neck to be tilted up or down. type with your elbows at a 90 degree angle and make sure your wrists and arms are rested when typing. you do that, those three easy steps, avoid the slump and look stronger and more confident. >> lara, i've always marveled at your posture. >> thank you. >> is it from diving? >> i think it's ballet and diving and just my mom always used to say, imagine you have a string, sort of pull up. but yoga is a great way too. i highly recommend it. you can gain an inch back from your height because as we get older we do start to curl. >> and the slumping of the shoulders. remember also the power pose, she said -- >> yes. >> if you stand like this -- >> it actually improves -- >> that's so relaxed. >> good morning, america. >> but it's scientific. >> it is. >> it's scientific. >> lock it in, george. there, whoo! >> power pose. >> try to huddle in close here. we're standing up tall. stand up tall. good posture, everybody. you just want to shrivel in. just curl into a ball when it's
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we are going to see some moderating temperatures though. at least across the south where it's cold even all the way down to the florida panhandle. rebounding from the 20s and 30s today in atlanta. into the 40s and 50s by thursday but above certainly the north carolina line, we're going to see air that's cold enough for snow so watching very carefully this developing situation which will bring some >> this weather report is brought to you by weight watchers. i hope a little hot soup is on the menu today. amy, back in to you. >> all right, rob, thanks and coming up, do you want to be a billionaire? "shark tank's" daymond john is here live sharing his secrets to
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because 65% of the inc's top 1,000 richest people in the world came from nothing. they were all broke. >> including you. >> especially me. >> especially you and "beyond the tank," the new episode of "beyond the tank" takes you back to queens where you grew up and started fubu out of your mom's house. >> out of my mom's house. i didn't realize i was executing "the power of broke" until now on "shark tank" when i see the most successful people, look at me, don't anybody tell you need money to make money. i'm short, african-american, came from the hood -- >> nothing wrong with being short. >> nothing wrong with that. i can't design, dyslexic, got left back in seventh grade, maybe twice. but all that didn't stop me from i took affordable steps. >> what difference did your mom >> mom is great. see, a lot of mothers don't they already are entrepreneurs start-up. no blueprint on how you'll raise this child. when your child has an ear
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you have to go to the emergency room. you don't give your child up for adoption. i mean, maybe kevin o'leary would but other than that you wouldn't do that. this is the power of broke. you work it out. >> you were a scrapper and had to get your business going and you had to find ways to get your fashion seen include ing ing get it on the back of ll cool j on on the head of ll cool j. >> i had to find ways to be -- people say you need opm. opm can be other people's marketing, other people's manpower or other people's manufacturing, and in the book, i put gigi butler who started off as a maid and doing $30 million a year doing cupcakes and kevin plank, $4 billion annually doing underarmor. they all exercise the power of broke. >> advice. entrepreneur ellen park's team hit a roadblock. she's wondering what would daymond do. let's take a look. >> toasty time, hoodies with mittens for pockets. we've been making hoodies for
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trying to branch out into kids' sizes, but we've been struggling getting noticed on our kickstarter campaign outside our already loyal clientele. what can we do? we're ready for prime toasty time. >> all right. >> well, she needs to go on facebook and find that audience that's talking about mittens and/hoodies or going skiing, things of that nature and buys $10 of advertisement ten separate times with ten separate messages and see how many people come back and like ad one, like ad three, like ad four. your conversion rate, four people like there or 50 people like that one. when she finds out the one she likes the most, she makes that ad and spends more money and starts converting her goods and selling her goods. >> daymond, that was specific. we have a little surprise for you because not a lot of people know you kept your job at red lobster -- >> i did. >> -- when you were starting out fubu, so in honor of that, let's see a surprise today. where is he coming from? >> yeah. >> there he is, the manager from our local red lobster right
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>> how are you doing, daymond? >> all right. >> bringing some -- >> oh, my goodness. >> where are the biscuits, the cheddar bay biscuits? >> we're bringing you the lobster. thank you so much on behalf of red lobster, we want you to congratulate you on your book. and we wanted to bring you some breakfast. >> thank you too guys for sacrificing yourself. i appreciate it. >> thanks for coming in. >> thank you. >> you're welcome. >> and thank you, daymond. "the power of broke" is available right now and daymond is on "shark tank" on friday at 9:00 eastern right here on abc. congratulations. >> thank you. coming up we're going to see
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it's the final countdown >> oh, i like this song choice. yes. we are kicking off a brand-new edition of "improve this!" with the ultimate football fan cave. whether your favorite team is playing in the big game or if they didn't make it, who cares, let's watch some football,
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everybody loves to watch the super bowl in style and here with some great diy tips are chris and peyton lambton from hgtv's "going yard." i love these, when we have props, and by props i mean my co-workers. very nice, robin. right next to my nittany lion. so this is stadium seating that you guys have created. you could put this in your base many. you could do this in your garage if you can get a tv in there and this is just 6x8s? >> this is easy to make. something great for your garage, man cave, whatever. so you put it together with some 2x8s. buy a whole bunch of 2x8s and some plywood and some artificial grass. that's step one. >> i think we have graphics. they're supposed to come up but there you go. there you go. so you have that. >> then just like you're building a wall. you lay those 2x8s on end and screw them together. that's step two. >> i like the way you do that.
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>> exactly. that's on every 16th. plywood on top. this is very sturdy. don't have to worry about falling through that. that is sturdy right there. you can jump around and cheer, no problem. >> all right. >> thank you very much. >> i love the idea of astro turf. this is really cheap at a place like lowe's. >> yes. >> at your home center. >> right. >> you can find astroturf to really give it the football look. >> i played on that in high school. really good for carpet burns. really good quality. >> very comfortable. >> if you want to dress it up more, take duct tape and make the yard lines. >> it's a great idea. now, the one thing about this, it's not easy to store, needless to say, so this is sort of an investment project. it's not expensive but it's not the kind of thing you'll want to break down so you can use it for oscar season, you know, change it to red carpet and have a viewing. >> bring in chairs from all around your house, kitchen chairs, whatever you have. >> office chairs.
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first choice of seating there. >> strategic move. >> all right. our second project is even easier, and rob marciano is in the catbird seat and these are made with those pallets you find often behind stores. stores -- a lot of companies will actually give them to you free. how many pallets does the it take to make this mosh pit? >> six pallets. 2x4s, screws, all nice together and you won't hurt yourself there. >> you want to make sure you sand it down so it's not so rough. >> a little primer and paint. >> then you bought two futon cushions. >> comfy pillows and you're ready to go. >> this is easier than this because this you can break down and store in the garage. it can be fun for kids, moving watching. not only the super bowl. finally find an old coffee table, you can get it for next to nothing at a thrift shop. wood top, try to not get pressed wood, a real wood top. you cut three holes in it. this is the coolest cooler table
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>> you want to make sure you're not missing a minute of the game or the commercials. some people are in it for the commercials. >> ours will not be filled with soda. >> i love that. >> dom perignon for lara. >> and bring your snacks right here. >> liquor. >> and so it's very cheap. what kind of saw do i need? thank you. sounds like? >> trace that out, use a jigsaw. one little plunge cut, sand it down. it's that easy. >> these buckets are next to nothing. >> exactly. >> bingo. you can do soda. you can do chips in one. i love this idea because you can rescue, recycle and reinvent an old coffee table, so you've got your you got your mosh pit. the coolest -- yeah, yeah, yeah, do we have time? real quick, michelle, rob, we want to see your diy. so really quick, michelle made coasters. >> my hands are rough. >> fancy. >> aren't these nice? >> rob made a cutting board -- >> which is a serving tray. >> -- tray. in the man cave is a serving tray. >> cutting board and
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both of them are winners. >> touchdown. >> touchdown. >> yay! >> it was a pleasure doing business with you. >> thanks, you guys. >> thank you very much. >> "going yard" is a great show. and you can find out more about these projects on our website goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! check out these guys on hgtv. we'll be right back. "gma's" "improve this!" is brought to you by lowe's. hurry in today for great winter
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tomorrow, michael jackson, an amazing new video. see the king of pop like never before. this will blow you away. tomorrow on "good morning america." hey hey hey spike lee will be back here to talk about his documentary and touch upon the oscar controversy. >> a lot to talk to spike lee about. have a great day, everyone.
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do police know what happened here? >> reporter: the first thing i want to get out, there were students on board this bus, but no injuries here, but as you can see, the bus is stuck in the trees, and over the past couple of minutes, they've been attempting to get out of this mess, but no luck. they are waiting on a tow truck the bus driver, was picking up a couple students from the apartment complex, anddmissed a turn, tried to back off, and slid off and ended up right here, just surrounding all these trees in the middle. right now, waiting on the tow truck to come by and pull them out of this. this is a reminder of how slick the roads are after the snow storm. we are definitely starting to get a little clearing out
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take a look out sees, southwest, you can see blue skies there. the cameras are shake around as we have some winds, 20-25 miles an hour. in denver, mostly cloudy skies, but the snow has moved out. we are seeing light flurries in the southern portion of the front rain, but that will -- range, but that will disper, and the highs will warm into the low 40s. we get more sunshine, and tomorrow, just a touch warmer, but look at this. friday, saturday, temperatures in the 50s. let's check in with jayson. no new accidents in the last five minutes, that's saying something. we still have a lot of traffic volume. you can see it on the northbound side of i-25, and a wet denver tech under. center. we did have an accident and hampden and university, that's clearing, but delays not only on i-25, 225, the area where sally is, not a factor to traffic. you can see how heavy not only
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