A cliff hanger to the end.
In Washington, Joe Lieberman roars on health care and progressives say enough with the compromising.
Oral Roberts is dead. Ben Bernanke is Time's "Person of the Year." Toddlers’ swine flu vaccine gets a recall — too weak. And militants in Iraq use a $26 software kit to hack into live video feeds from U.S. Predator drones. Amazing.
This hour, On Point: our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.
Jessica Yellin, national political correspondent for CNN.
William McKenzie, editorial columnist for The Dallas Morning News.
Jack Beatty, On Point news analyst and senior editor at The Atlantic.
This program aired on December 18, 2009.