Scoop: ROCK CENTER WITH BRIAN WILLIAMS on ABC - Thursday, January 10, 2013
As texting while driving kills a growing number of Americans every year, Kate Snow examines the light sentences imposed on offenders. Through two separate families torn apart by the dangerous trend, Snow explores the question of why so many otherwise responsible citizens continue to text and drive and perhaps most surprisingly aren't ready to see it punished as severely as drunk driving.
Jenna Bush-Hager, the daughter of a real life president interviews actor Josh Gad who plays the son of a fictional president on NBC's new comedy "1600 Penn." In this profile, Hager will talk to Gad about his star appearances in "The Book of Mormon," "The Daily Show," and why he co-created this comedy about living in The White House.
Is too much sitting taking years off your life? According to Dr. James Levine, an obesity researcher at the Mayo clinic, sitting at your desk all day is a lethal activity. Levine shares his findings with Natalie Morales.
BrIan Williams wraps up the broadcast with a look back at what has people talking. From this week's news to some of the quirky stuff online, it will be worth talking about tomorrow. #ROCKBOTTOM