The Confab -- Oct. 30, 2009

This week on The Confab: Why Cathy Hughes' Reality Radio is anything but. Plus, the secret science to the MacArthur fellows: How do white judges decide on black genius? Join The Root's Associate Editor Natalie Hopkinson as she talks with Ethelbert Miller Director of Howard University's African American Resource Center and media critic Amy Alexander.   * Podcast production by Abdullah Rufus. * Podcast theme music by Timothy Morrison.