Is it just me, or has it been a long, long week?
A week that began with the world riveted by the brutal suppression of Iranian protestors draws to a close with the untimely death of Michael Jackson at age 50.
In Washington, the Obama administration faces big questions on health care from Democrats as well as Republicans.
And speaking of Republicans — another confession, as Mark Sanford admits to his Argentine affair, and another setback for the party.
Up next, On Point: What moved you in the world this week? Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.
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This program aired on June 26, 2009.