Originally aired: Monday, August 6, 2012
The U.S. landed a laser-laden robot on Mars last night. One of the flight directors for the rover mission became an overnight celebrity during the live coverage, thanks to his mohawk. We talk to him about the mission and his sudden internet fame. Bobak Ferdowsi is a Flight director on the Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity mission, and now an internet sensation. // A gunman killed 6 people in a Sikh temple near Milwaukee. Police are calling it an act of domestic terrorism. The Southern Poverty Law Center says they'd been tracking the suspect for some time and that he was in a hardcore white supremacy band. // It's time for Dave's favorite segment: DON'T TRUST THE INTERNET. There are two photos going around this morning that are not what they purport to be.