NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 17, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The entertainment industry's support of Democratic presidential candidate Bill Clinton's campaign featured; scenes shown of Barbra Streisand singing at a fund-raiser. [CLINTON - jokes about the "cultural elite."] [President Bush supporter Pat BOONE, records company executive David GEFFEN - speak about the campaign.] Criticism of Bush and Vice President Dan Quayle in sitcoms noted; clip shown from the filming of "Hearts Afire". [At Emmy telecasts, comedian Dennis MILLER - says Quayle is getting stomped.] [QUAYLE - attacks Hollywood.] [Director Barry LEVINSON - comments.] Impact his mingling with celebrities could have on Clinton's appeal to middle America noted; Clinton shown singing with Streisand.