A statue of Mark Zuckerberg in Tunisia?

Bob Simon, fresh off the plane from Tunisia, explains how social media led to the Tunisian uprising that ignited the Arab world

If any American reporter can give us perspective on the uprisings in the Arab world, it's Bob Simon, a "60 Minutes" correspondent who lived in the Middle East off and on for 30 years. In this video, Simon sits down with "Overtime" editor Ann Silvio and debriefs us on his reporting assignment to Tunisia.

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