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Kennedy-Falwell Rel. #542149

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 05, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Senator Edward Kennedy-Jerry Falwell debate at conference of religious broadcasters featured; films shown [FALWELL - jokes about 1988 president ticket.] Rel. recalled beginning when Falwell's Moral Majority accidently sent Kennedy a membership card. [KENNEDY - displays card, jokes.] [FALWELL - explains Kennedy's acceptance of invitation to address conf.] [KENNEDY - jokes with students about Falwell.] [FALWELL - compares himself to "conservative ayatollahs" and Kennedy to "bleeding heart" liberals; acknowledges Kennedy's intelligence.] [KENNEDY - suggests Falwell take sabbatical in 1988.]
REPORTER: Ken Bode

Reporter(s):
Bode, Ken;
Brokaw, Tom
Duration:
00:02:10

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