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Vidal Death #1027682

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 01, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The death of author Gore Vidal reported. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(New York: Martha Teichner) Vidal’s life and writings reviewed; footage and photos shown; clips shown from his play “The Best Man” and his confrontation with conservative commentator William Buckley during the 1968 Republican National Convention. [VIDAL – talks about his upbringing, politics and writing.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Teichner, Martha
Duration:
00:02:50

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