Originally aired: Monday, August 6, 2012
Gymnast McKayla Maroney is considered the best in the world, so it was shocking when she fell down during her performance yesterday and missed the gold medal. Maybe she should have tried to come in third, instead, since scientists say bronze medal winners are way happier than silver medal winners. Meanwhile, Seattle's Queen Underwood suffered a big disappointment this weekend in the Olympic boxing ring. // Sunday's morning talk shows focused on Sen. Harry Reid's unsubstantiated claim that Mitt Romney hasn't paid taxes in ten years. Is Reid as bad as commie-hater Joe McCarthy? // ROSS-COLORED GLASSES: Syria's prime minister has defected, but the government said, "You can't defect! You're fired!" // A new study says global warming is to blame for severe heat waves in the U.S. and Russia over the past few years. // Survivors of the 2011 Tucson shooting that wounded Congresswoman Gabby Giffords have put out a gun control ad. // The ongoing tension between nuns and the Catholic Church are coming to a head.