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Campaign '92 / Quayle / Cultural Elite #141691

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 10, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Wooten) Campaign theme proffered by Vice President Dan Quayle of his challenge to a cultural elite, consisting of the media, Hollywood and college professors, examined. [Yesterday, QUAYLE - makes speech.] [In 1969, Vice President Spiro AGNEW - attacks the media "fraternity."] ["Washingtonian" magazine Victor GOLD - recalls the Agnew era.] [QUAYLE - talks about being ridiculed by the elite.] Quayle's aim of rallying the Republican right noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Judy Muller) Response of Hollywood to Quayle's attack featured; clips shown from television shows "Julie" and "Roseanne". [Sitcom producer Steve SUNDSHINE - talks about television and morality.] [Obst Productions Linda OBST - says films reflect the diversity of America.]

Jennings, Peter;
Muller, Judy;
Wooten, Jim

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