On Fareed Zakaria GPS this week: 1-on-1 with one of the men behind the Simpson-Bowles plan, Alan Simpson. The former Republican Senator from Wyoming examines the GOP presidential contenders, and what Washington needs to do about the deficit.
Later, a look at what President Obama’s plan for a leaner military means for America’s place in the world: analysts Michael O’Hanlon and Larry Korb are on the show.
And we have an expert panel deciphering the war of words between Iran and the West. Will it lead to something more serious? Vali Nasr, Bret Stephens, Hooman Majd, and Hillary Mann Leverett weigh in.
All that, plus What in the World: Why the Chinese this week found two-thirds of their favorite TV shows simply gone, for good.