NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 16, 2004
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(Athens: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Columbus, Ohio: Roger O’Neil) American gymnast Blaine Wilson profiled; details given of his former “bad boy” image; scenes shown of Wilson at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia, preparing for the 2004 Athens, Greece, games and tearing his bicep at the Visa American Cup last February. [WILSON – talks about the loss of his infant son; comments on living every day to the fullest.] [Wife Makare DISILETS- comments on becoming stronger.]
(Athens: Tom Brokaw) The results of the US men’s gymnastics team at the games noted.
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