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CNN Evening News for Thursday, May 14, 1998
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(New York: Charles Molineaux) The business fallout from the "Seinfeld" television show featured; scenes shown of real businesses that have been used in the show's story lines. [Tom's Restaurant owner Mike ZOULIS, Mendy's Restaurant owner Mendy MEREL, "The Real Kramer" Kenny KRAMER - say their businesses have been helped.] [Western International Media audience research director Tom WATSON, Katz Television Group Bill CARROLL - comments on the show's appeal.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Negative statement from "Washington Post" TV critic Tom Shales about "Seinfeld" quoted.

(New York: Mark Scheerer) Interviews held with Zoulis, of Tom's Restaurant, and actor Larry Thomas about "Seinfeld". [ZOULIS - says tourists come by his business; explains tonight's party being hosted by "Maxim" magazine.] [Soup Nazi actor THOMAS - praises his association with the show.]

Molineaux, Charles;
Scheerer, Mark;
Woodruff, Judy

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