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Iraq / "Doonesbury" #753724

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 23, 2004
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Kevin Tibbles) Gary Trudeau††’s comic strip "Doonesbury," in which a character loses his leg fighting in Iraq, featured. [“Doonesbury” fan Daniel DRESNER‡- says you get invested in the characters.] [Comics historian Robert C. HARVEY†- says this is a friend of ours.] [Universal Press Syndicate cartoonist Jack HIGGINS†- says he likes to make people think.] [“Sterling Journal Advocate” editor Michael BECKER†- explains why his paper won’t run the strip.] [Assn. of American Editorial Cartoonists Mike RITTER†- comments on the role of political cartoonists.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Tibbles, Kevin

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