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Inside Story (Football / Limbaugh Comments) #738808

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 01, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Byron Pitts) The controversy over ESPN commentator Rush Limbaugh’s comments about Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb featured; statistics on McNabb’s performance & African American quarterbacks cited. [On ESPN, LIMBAUGH – says the media is desirous that a black quarterback do well.] [McNABB – tells the media to decide if the comments were racist.] [“Sports Illustrated” Roy JOHNSON†- calls Limbaugh’s statements “ludicrous.”] [In 1988, Jimmy "The Greek" SNYDER††- comments on black athletes.]

Rather, Dan;
Pitts, Byron

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