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"The Butler" Movie / Allen / A Discussion #1049649

CNN Evening News for Friday, Aug 09, 2013
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(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) "The Butler" that is a fictionalized account of long-time White House butler Eugene Allen noted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Recent interview held with "The Butler" book author "Washington Post"'s Wil Haygood about Allen. [HAYGOOD - recounts tracking down Eugene Allen, who worked for 8 presidents from Truman to Reagan: he was there for a sweep of history up to seeing a black president.] [Son Charles ALLEN - hopes his father's story will contribute to the discussion of race in America; tells anecdotes about his father.]

Blitzer, Wolf;
Cooper, Anderson

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