45. 11/8 Who Really Elects the President of the United States? by Carla Killough McClafferty. Today is Election Day. Carla McClafferty tells you how it is possible to win the popular vote but still lose the election.
45. 11/9 In Praise of Vultures by Stephen Swinburne. It's hard to love vultures, but Stephen Swinburne likes them so much that he writes poetry about them.
46. 11/10 America's Unknown Soldier by Kerrie Hollihan. Tomorrow is Veteran's Day when we honor all those who have defended our county in past and current wars. There is one soldier who represents the many lost lives over the years. This Minute will give you something to think about on Veteran's Day.
47. 11/11 Move Over, Marco Polo by Jim Whiting. This is a bonus Minute if you're at school or have the day off. Everyone knows about Marco Polo, but did you know that there was another explorer of the same era who covered four times as many miles as Marco Polo? Jim Whiting tells his story.