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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 26, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(New York: Katy Tur) The fallout from TV chef Paula Deen’s admission to using a racial slur featured; scenes shown from her interview with Matt Lauer on “Today”; details given about the impact on her business. [DEEN – denies she is a racist; says she is what she is.] [Outside her Savannah restaurant, 2 FANS – react to her apology.] [MGP & Associates Public Relations Mike PAUL†- says when you deal with a racial issue it makes sponsors very afraid.] [“Forbes” magazine Caleb MELBY†- says this is a great case study in how words can come back to haunt successful people.]

Williams, Brian;
Tur, Katy

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