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(generated from captions) Clifford Plumpton says Now, millionaire contestant they were lucky guesses. Eddie led him to his $500,000 win. But some viewers believe once and for all. Tonight the debate is settled Our viewers have cast their votes to a story, in one of our biggest responses a body-language expert and we speak to Eddie's body talk. who takes us through or not? Is the public right to be suspicious Also, mums at 14 and proud of it. about their lives. Now they are making a film teenage pregnancy. But parents say they are glamorising you're never too young, really. When it comes down to it, the dangers you don't see. Plus, microwave ovens - to you and your food when you zap it. What can easily happen So are you surprised at the results? Really surprised. Yeah, absolutely. But first, the Millionaire debate. of your responses This is just a sample to our exclusive story last night. Throw in faxes and phone calls, who had an opinion. and there were almost 4,000 viewers of a body-language expert We also sought the views to judge whether Eddie gave it away. Jackie Quist reports.

But he did do it. guessed again and again and again Opera singer Clifford Plumpton and guess what... You've won $500,000! but I don't know that he prompted. It's not fair to prompt, If he helped every contestant, wouldn't it? I suppose it would be fair, It seems everyone has an opinion. Did Eddie help Clifford Plumpton to half a million dollars? guess his way

I have never seen either in the

audience or in the chair any

examples of Eddie leading people to

answers,.

answers,.

I see nothing with taking a stab

if that's where your intuition is

leading you which is the case here.

Yet the public is divided on

whether he had stee did him

Clifford. behavioural analyst Steve van Aperen He asked body-language expert and to settle the argument.

There is no consistency. he's leading through the cues A lot of people think that or sign or cue or something. or giving some sort of signal I didn't see any giveaway signals But from a body-language perspective giving the answer to somebody. or cues indicative of him actually Eddie goes to great lengths Steve says, in fact, if anything,

when he's reading the question. not to give anything away, especially sitting quite upright, quite rigid, Eddie's body language is hands clasped, almost like in lock-down, pretty much like you're sitting now he has his arms crossed sometimes. and when he delivers, because people are very animated That may be when he talks and Eddie is very animated and he's gone into lock-down. And Steve is convinced is the luckiest bloke around Clifford Plumpton his body language suggesting the right answers. he really was guessing is a very good indicator. Scratching the head scratches his head. He shrugs his shoulders, He hasn't got a clue. Christopher Fare agrees, but says of the viewers if Eddie can't hack the doubts

he'd be happy to take on the job.

Probably one edge I could have is

empathy with the contest yants. I

have been there I know how it feels

and that's the one area where any

former contestant would a have the

edge until Eddie himself sits in

the hot seat one day. I can't draw

any conclusions from that. I don't

think he is deliberately giving any

In my png. clues away? Eddie is in the clear?

Jackie Quist reporting there. Now to the million-dollar question - Who does the work around your house? it's not the man of the house, Well, chances are with the latest survey revealing 70% of all household chores, women are still doing as much as

even if they work full-time. So how do the men get away with it? Sophie Hull investigates. for 12-14 hours a day, When you're away from home to do anything else. there's not much time left the sustainability of family life These are issues that affect much more seriously. and I think need to be taken These days when women say "I do", the beginning of a marriage. it is not just six hours a week more housework - They are also signing up to an extra understands only too well. something Dennis McNamara's wife so the earliest I'll see them Well, it's 4.30, if I get away early, is 5 o'clock this afternoon, don't have to do any overtime. 12 hours a day six days a week. Dennis works more than with wife Catherine and baby Neve There is little time to spend at home

to help around the house, and even less time there is little choice. but financially they feel I feel guilty with my wife and daughter because I'm not spending the time that I would like to.

we have a mortgage to pay, The the reality is else and I need a job to survive. we've got other bills like everybody in our fertility rate. You can also forget an improvement

Why would women have children very uneven share when they know that they have this of the burden of care? and Equal Opportunity Commission Pru Goward of the Human Rights detailing the domestic burden in 2005 has today released a discussion paper it is a sorry state of affairs. and she says in the past 50 years Nothing much has changed

around the house, in terms of what women do outside the home than ever before, but with more women also working

it's not a fair division of labour. and the state of the nation. I think it's about economic growth to see more people in work, It's about, as the Treasurer wants "Can we get more people in work?" the moment you ask you have to ask is the other question the slack? "Well, who's going to pick up the housework, "Who's going to do the unpaid care,

"the caring for our elderly parents

mostly by women"? "that is currently being done There's a big economic impact. a staggering 70% of the housework. Women still do Even if both partners work full-time, of 14 hours housework a week, women still do an average to a more managable six hours. while men keep their duties down the husbands don't work at all, And in households where women still do more around the house. it seems

and the lack of teamwork The lack of time to spend together in a couple's relationship - and the lack of partnership

these are things that people get tired about over time.

Anne Hollonds from Relationships Australia says this imbalance in sharing domestic duties can take a huge toll on relationships. Women are still taking the lion's share of the responsibilty for housework.

If there was more sharing of responsibility at home then couples could more actually find more time to spend together. So what about the exceptions to the rule? How many weetbix do you want? Four, please. Jamie Adley is a rare breed

ditching working life to run the house and look after the kids. Jamie does everything. Get the kids ready for school, get them washed,

get them clothed, make them lunch - that's all before 8am - take them to school, come home, do dishes, washing, look after boys, then kids home, afternoon tea, homework, then start on dinner, then dishes.

I wouldn't change it for the world.

Of course, there's no such thing as domestic bliss. On the whole, Jamie's content with this unconventional set-up. I just love being at home. I love the freedom of being home. We do need the flexibilities and we need the country to say "This is what we need to remain, "the happy and family oriented country "that Australia's always been".

That report from Sophie Hull. Now to the plight of the battling Aussie farmers who have lost millions of dollars in contracts after being dumped by McDonald's. As we reported last week, the fast-food giant is now buying a lot of its produce overseas. But now the battle lines have been drawn because our farmers are not prepared to give up without a fight.

Here is Chris Simond. This is what happens when "McGlobalisation" strikes Australia's primary industry smack between the eyes. At a mass rally today,

Tasmanian potato farmers and their families, incensed at McDonald's decision to order their French fries from New Zealand because their potatoes are cheaper. 30 years loyal service to McDonald's, they say, and this is how you are treated. They have already lost 50% of their potato business to McDonald's and are only hanging on to the remaining half because they have dropped the price per tonne by $3. Many of them say

Many of them say they are cutting their throats. They just won't be able to survive. We're sending the message out to McDonald's that we must support Australia if we want Australia to prosper. We are losing out. Will people go to the wall? Oh, no doubt. What do you want to say to McDonald's? Oh, just McDonald's just buy fairly and buy Australian products. If you're going to sell it to Australian people, at least buy from Australians so that the money can go back to the farmers and help people at home. It's not looking good. We have - and I'll argue this - we have the best vegetable garden in the world. Dennis Leonard from the Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association says

the 50% loss in business

represents a $10 million kick in the teeth to potato farmers and a $50 million black hole in the State's economy. They've told us for many years that we grow the best potatoes in Australia down in Tassie. So why have they turned their back? That's a very good question and I guess you would need to talk to McDonald's about that.

A number of farmers will surely go to the wall? Look, I would imagine so, yes. It's just one of those tragic things that as we're going to go through this rationalisation, farmers are going to be forced off the land. This is purely about price and profit. What would McDonald's pay you for that? McDonald's pay us 6 cents. Our supplier pays us 6 cents. And that's the equivalent to a large fries? That is the equivalent weight for a large fries.

Which McDonald's would sell for... $2.45. So you're getting 6 cents, they're getting...

$2.45. There's a fair bit of profit in there, by the sounds of it, for McDonald's. Well, that's correct. Like all of Tasmania's 450 potato farmers, the future for Matthew Ryan the future for Matthew Ryan looks particularly bleak. He says if he cuts costs any further, he will go out of business.

So why doesn't McDonald's cut theirs? We're being as efficient as we possibly can yet they are either making an awful lot of money or they're not very efficient themselves. We'll boycott McDonald's to let them know we want to make a stance,

we want to make a change, potato farmers - who's next? because it starts off with the potato farmers - who's next? I'm taking up a petition to boycott McDonald's. She used to be a loyal McDonald's customer.

Now she is boycotting the restaurant chain and wants us to join her. Mum-on-a-mission, Katrina Dawson, says support Aussie farmers, don't buy cheap imports. Profit, greed. This is what it's all about, greed.

Everybody wants extra money in their pocket. What about continuing to keep the growth of this country growing? Comparing where the fast-food giants source their potatoes from, Two weeks ago we asked KFC where their potatoes came from. We're still waiting for their reply. Five years down the track we could all be looking at trees growing on our properties because there will be no other option unless things change.

So what's your message to McDonald's? Oh, Maccas, look out. She's going to be a war. Chris Simond reporting there from Devonport. McDonald's Australia maintains it is not deserting Australian growers, saying it spends more than $500 million on food products 93% of which are sourced from Australia. Nevertheless, will the potato decision affect your patronage of McDonald's? You can let us know on our web site. Later in the program - just what do microwave ovens do to our food? We put them to the safety and nutrition test. And after the break, mums at just 14 and proud of it and the outrage over their film which declares that falling pregnant is okay, no matter what your age. This film is about what it's like to be a young parent.

Teenage pregnancies should not be glamorised. I think they make the best mothers. Very good! There's one thing most of us don't often think about - our super. By July 28, 2005, if you're eligible, you should have received a standard choice form from your employer. You can stay where you are or change funds. Download the free 'Super Choices' booklet or call 13 28 64. Think carefully, because the choice you make now can make a big difference to your retirement.

Super Choice. Think about your future. G'day Baz! G'day mate! You taking out the garbage? No, just our recycling. See, we reviewed our waste management services, and we found that 80 percent of our waste is actually recyclable, like these cardboard boxes. So we changed our garbage services and now we're recycling... and savi g money. So, it's good for business and the environment. Yeah... Actually, I've got a plant that could do with your help! What have you done... No matter what business you're in Recycling - it's your business. Now to a group of young mums who are just 14 years old and have stirred up a real hornets' nest. The teenagers have run into trouble with parents who have accused them of glamorising teenage pregnancy by taking part in an educational film which is being distributed throughout schools. When it comes down to it, you're never too young, really. They are teenage mums and proud of it. Do you think younger people can make good mothers? Definitely. I think they can make the best mothers. Girls as young as 14 who say motherhood has been the best thing that's ever happened to them, and, along with others, have allowed a camera to capture just what they go through. VIDEO: Oh, I'm sorry. We can't come out tonight. Teenage pregnancies should not be glamorised, absolutely not, because it's a very tough road to go down. It's really not in the best interest overall of mother and child. Victor Sire from the Australian Families Association says he is concerned these mums and their film will send the wrong message. It's very difficult to get yourself out of the situation of relying on welfare, so it's extremely likely -

particularly for young mothers who are unwed, the situation is grim. But the girls defend their film efforts, saying the message is to highlight the realities of having a child so young. They're all like, "Oh, I want one! Oh, wow!" And they just like - like he's a bag or something - something cute, I haven't slept in like six months and they don't realise that I haven't slept in like six months and you're constantly changing nappies

and they just think he's cute and that you can give him back whenever you're finished with him. Gabby Prosser was 16 when she discovered she was expecting. Her son is now two. And pregnant at just 14, Rhiannon Blachford is now a new mother to a four-week-old baby. Another young mother, Amy Symris, wrote and directed one of the films. This film is about what it's like to be a young parent and trying to dispel some of the myths and stereotypes that people have about what a young parent is, what we're after, what we're trying to do.

Gabby agrees it's often tough, but is proud she became a devoted mother. I went from like partying nearly every single night to just being home constantly. Rhiannon says she too was on the downhill slide and having a baby turned her life around. Pretty much getting in a lot of trouble... ..yeah, not attending school as much as I should have, going to parties, drinking and stuff like that. It's not a good reason - to turn a life around - to have a baby,

but I think it's really in retrospect that Rhiannon's had a baby and it's been a really good thing for her to become responsible, but I wouldn't recommend it as a way to become responsible. Narelle Poulsen is the coordinator of the Young Parents Support Group on the Queensland's Sunshine Coast, who helped produce the film. The audience for the video are basically young people in schools, so we're looking at targeting young people so that they see some of the costs and the realities of parenting so that there can be some wise decisions made along the way. Emma Dedini wishes she'd had that eye-opening look at young parenting.

Her mother Helen took the extraordinary step of locking her inside to stop her from escaping to parties. But she ended up pregnant at 16. To stop her from getting out, we initially put a nail in the window - in the window sill.

That didn't work. So then my husband put three screws in and broke the tops off. That didn't work. I was one of them careless teenage kids that thought nothin' can go wrong for me. But it can. So many unexpected things can happen. It's not solely young people, but because we're young, we make good targets because we don't have the life experience to know how to defend ourselves against that sort of bombardment of society.

Amy says she is sick and tired of being stereotyped as a pregnant teen chasing a welfare payout. I don't think it's very fair that we get judged on that basis,

and it's a real fact that people do have children to make money, but they're not just young people. As a result of the film, she has managed to secure a part-time job and says she is starting to get her life back on track. I'm determined not to become another statistic. And I think, given an opportunity like the one I've been given, a lot of young people would go back to work and get out of that loop. Gabby is also positive about her future. It's probably given me more purpose, something to actually strive for. Like I want to have a career, not just a job. I want to do that for my son. Rhiannon has already enrolled in a course to finish her schooling,

something she says she would never have achieved had it not been for Tyler. It really depends on whether you're willing to or not because if you've got a stronger will and say,

"Yep, I'm going to get out of this." It certainly looks like she is headed in the right direction. Ashleigh Frater reporting there. Coming up - zapping your food, and what it's really doing to your health and to the food. Our exclusive tests on microwaves. This oven is leaking very badly. It seems to create problems in the pelvic area and it may be as serious as fertility problems. So are you surprised at the results? Yeah, really surprised. Absolutely. SONG: # I forgot it was the day # That my rellies were to stay # Ajax with baking soda

# For grease and grime it's over # Baking soda's natural, you see # And it breaks down dirt and grease # Thank you awfully # Baking soda, Ajax Spray n' Wipe. # It's Kmart's stocktake sale as well as 30% to 40% off a range of manchester. Now to microwave ovens and what really happens to our food and more importantly to you when we use them. Tonight we reveal some of the hidden dangers of using microwaves in our special consumer investigation. Here's Helen Wellings. MICROWAVE BEEPS Microwave ovens. They are as common to Australian households as a kettle or toaster. 7 million microwaves in our homes. There are now around 7 million microwaves in our homes. Almost 90% of us that have them, and with today's hectic lifestyle microwaving is the fast-food option for home cooking - quick and convenient.

But just how safe are they? The meter is showing a low reading back there and as we come up to the oven, it's almost off the scale.

Tonight, the dangers to your health of using your microwave. And we look at what microwaving actually does to your food. So are you surprised at the results? Yeah, absolutely.

Really surprised. There is some risk There is some risk with microwave ovens. Electrical engineer John Lincoln says microwave ovens, like this 20-year-old model, often develop loose seals which can leak potentially dangerous high-frequency microwaves. At about two metres out, the field is not very high. As you approach closer, you'll observe the meter is almost off the scale and this indicates to me that this oven is leaking very badly. The modern microwave oven The modern microwave oven has much better seals, contains the microwaves within the oven. As you can see, we are not getting anything registered on our meter. These high-frequency microwaves are the ones that cook our food.

In newer models, leakage isn't a problem. But all microwaves do leak low-frequency microwaves. Studies show with long-term exposure to levels over 4 milligauss the risk of child leukaemia doubles.

coming from this oven, There are low-frequency waves I'm getting a very high reading. and on my meter over 100 milligauss. They cause John's meter to run hot, the higher the reading. The closer we go, on our health. That could have serious effects in the pelvic area It seems to create problems as fertility problems. and it may be as serious the extent of it I guess we really don't know there hasn't been any research. because John's advice? is over eight years old or well used, If your microwave check the seals around the door to make sure they are clean and there are no gaps. Be aware of where your microwave is positioned in your kitchen. This oven is in a bad position. If you were working at the bench, you would be constantly exposed and really the best solution is to have it mounted in a place like this one on top of the fridge.

Here, it's away from children, it's away from where you're likely to stand and I don't think you'd have any great concerns.

So what does microwaving do to food compared with more traditional ways of cooking? Well, when we eat vegetables, with vitamins, minerals, we believe they are brimming antioxidants and fibre. in raw vegetables But we compared the level of vitamins baking, steaming and microwaving with amounts left after boiling,

with staggering results. fresh broccoli for five minutes Tests show that microwaving of the three key antioxidants. destroyed almost all Boiling killed off two thirds. so you can cook food very quickly Steaming generates a high heat to retain the nutrients in the food. so that helps is a great method to use. So steaming broccoli's really good. We just found out that of Food and Nutrition Australia Nutritionist Sharon Natoli of Food and Nutrition Australia

warns that many nutrients are heat-soluble. The longer you cook, the more you lose. So what about potatoes?

Carrots are one of the highest sources of vitamin A which we need for good, healthy skin and for eyesight. I have heard that when you boil vegetables that you do lose a lot of the nutrients, but I suppose it's flavour as well. I don't really like the taste of boiled vegetables. So what about the taste? We asked Kelly to cook corn, broccoli and carrot and friends Melissa and Suey. for herself We gave them three plates -

boiled and the other all microwaved. one with steamed vegetables, one with No-one knew which was which. and could they tell the difference? So which did they prefer more thoroughly I think this is cooked a little bit more of its flavour. and it's probably retained it's been boiled This one tastes like and it looks quite dry because it's all come apart there. and there's not a lot of flavour So what did the girls guess? The results? Suey got them all right. only one out of three. The other girls, We were right about this one. It's the only one we were right about. I was right about all three! Oh, you were, too! We asked the girls which they preferred. I like this one here. I like the one on the right. Which is your left. Yes.

I like the middle one for broccoli.

The results surprised them. With the exception of Kelly preferring the steamed broccoli and Melissa opting for the steamed carrots... I prefer these carrots. ..all three girls picked the boiled vegetables

as their favourite flavour.

as having the best taste. No-one chose a microwaved vegetable that's boiled, ever. I would never have guessed that It's got so much flavour. changed the girls' minds? So have the results unless I'm in a rush, I'll probably keep steaming, in which case I microwave. Nutritionist Sharon Natoli agrees. vegetables quickly and enjoying them If it's a matter of cooking

and getting a takeaway, versus ringing up you're obviously much better in the microwave at home. to cook the vegetables tests can be found on our web site Additional details on our microwave

or give us a call. Now, a look ahead to tomorrow night top psychic medium. when we meet Australia's Thousands claim she is better than John Edwards and now she risks all to prove she has the sixth sense. She's talking about the diary - it's a little pink book like a foam book or something like that. (gasps) That's my photo album - my baby album. Were you quite close to your grandmother? Yep. Did you live with her for a while or something? Yes, I did. It's a gift that I have a huge respect for. I'll have that story for you tomorrow night. I hope you enjoy your evening. So until then, Please take care, and goodnight. Email - captions@seven.com.au Captioned by Seven Network