This program is 29 minutes long
(Clermont, Florida: Mark Strassmann) The record cold featured; details given about the threat of the deep freeze to Florida's citrus crop; scenes shown from the groves, an ice house in Kansas City, snow in Cleveland, stranded motorists in Canada. [Florida farmer John ARNOLD - says we were close to losing the crop.] [Postal carrier Gloria FINES, NEW YORKER, MAN; stranded trucker Jess VERVERGAERT- comment on aspects of the weather.]
(Studio: Katie Couric; Miami: David Bernard) The reasons for the current cold weather and how long the cold will last in the East discussed; weather map shown.
(London: Elizabeth Palmer) The situation in Britain for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is in prison for crimes in Sweden, reviewed; scenes of Assange supporters in the streets of London and courtroom sketches by Priscilla Coleman shown; details given about bail conditions. [Assange attorney Mark STEPHENS- calls it a show trial.]
(Studio: Katie Couric) The likely vote in Berkeley, California, declaring leaker Army Pvt. Bradley Manning a hero noted.
(Bethesda Naval Hospital: David Martin) The human cost of the war in Afghanistan in casualties featured; scenes shown from the ward in Bethesda Naval Hospital of the wounded marines. [Marine Sgt. Thomas HUMPHREY- shows his wounded legs; notes the risk of foot patrols.] [National Naval Medical Center commander R/Adm. Matthew NATHAN- comments.] [Corpsman Keegan PURCELL- talks about the fight on foot.] [Double amputee Cpl. Gabriel MARTINEZ - recounts what happened; wants his prosthetic legs.]
(Studio: Jon LaPook) The FDA's look at the safety of amalgam dental fillings presented; details given about the composition of amalgam that includes mercury versus glass fillings. [Patient Ross PREVITZ- comments.] [American Dental Assn. Dr. J. Rodway MACKERT, Whole-Body Dentistry Dr. Mark BREINER- offer differing opinions on amalgam fillings.]
(New York: Richard Schlesinger) Divorce among the baby boomers featured; statistics cited. ["WENDY," "SCOTT," writer Nora EPHRON, "MARIANNE," - talk about marriage and divorce.]