Assignment America


if (pollForm.q1[1-1].checked)
url += "&q1=1";

if (pollForm.q1[2-1].checked)
url += "&q1=2";

if (pollForm.q1[3-1].checked)
url += "&q1=3";

var winname = "assign3";
var windowname = winname.replace(/ /g, "_");
var loc = "";"&&", windowname, "width=280,height=280");

function closed(){
alert("Sorry, voting is now closed");

function setFocus(number){
document.popupForm.num[number-1].checked = true

Sorry, voting is now closed. The winning story will be revealed Monday night at 6:30pm ET on the CBS Evening News. And tune in to catch Steve Hartman's report on Friday.

Send Steve to see what's up in Little Bryson, Texas. We hear this place is so parched, so low on water, school kids have to wash their hands with moist towelettes.

Or, if you're sick of runaway consumerism, he'll meet up with a group of people who've vowed not to buy anything new this year. The exceptions: food, medicine ... and underwear.

Finally, he could introduce you to the inventor of the western shirt, who still goes to work every day ... at 104 years old.

Please feel free to E-mail us your Assignment America story ideas at