Debunking Conventional Wisdom

4 segments
The Western media's news coverage of the Middle East has focused almost exclusively on Iraq. But what about the other 20 countries in the region? Veteran reporter Robin Wright discusses the future of the entire Middle East. Also, one chimpanzee's attempt to learn sign language 30 years ago. Then, incoming Governor David Paterson’s swearing-in ceremony. Plus, Benjamin Black's new novel of murder and deception in 1950s Ireland.