The CNN Ticker: iReport, Gupta, ‘Anderson’

By Alex Weprin Comment

  • iReport wants to have its own Presidential debate. Starting now and running until May 4, the CNN user-generated content site will be seeking submissions on what issues are important to voters. The top 20 will then be put up to a vote, with users able to rank them on importance. iReporters will then be asked with defending or critiquing each side of the top 20 issues, with the end goal of having he candidates respond to the issues.
  • “Sanjay Gupta, MD” is getting a new timeslot on Saturdays. The program will move to 4:30 PM ET, with “CNN Saturday Morning” taking over its previous 7:30 AM timeslot. “Gupta MD” will remain in its 7:30 AM timeslot on Sundays.
  • Johns Hopkins University asked Wolf Blitzer who his “dream interview” would be with. Check out his response below.