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Breasts / Societal Attitudes / Cosmetic Implants #585128

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 20, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Diana Koricke) Importance this society places on a woman's bust featured; excerpt shown of music videos of singers Paula Abdul and Janet Jackson, of actress Melanie Griffith in film "Bonfire of the Vanities" and of breast implant recipient actress Mariel Hemingway in a film. [Implant recipient Lizette ALLEN - talks about her self- esteem.] [Click Model Management, Incorporated, Frances GRILL, "Cosmopolitan" magazine Helen Gurley BROWN - talk about advantages of larger bust.] Number of American women who have received cosmetic breast implants mentioned. [Author Susan FALUDI - comments on type of women who seek cosmetic breast implants.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Koricke, Diana

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