UVM study examines changing attitudes of older Americans

If the popular image of older Americans was set in stone by the ArchieBunker character from the TV show "All in the Family" as a rigid, evenbigoted person set in their ways and afraid of change, a new survey suggests it might be time to change the channel.  University of Vermont Professor of Sociology Nick Danigelis and colleagues dug deeper into how Americans’ perceptions and opinions change — or don’t– as they grow older. Danigelis speaks with VPR’s Mitch Wertlieb about the study.