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In Depth (The Homefront: Patriot Guard Riders) #845866

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 06, 2006
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Mike Taibbi) The Patriot Guard Riders, a group of motorcyclists who attend the funerals of fallen soldiers, featured; scenes shown of the motorcycle escort for the funeral of Marine Nick Whyte††; details given of the group’s original goal to shield families from an extremist church group picketing soldiers’ funerals. [Rider/Vietnam veteran Bill CONNELLY††- comments on the brotherhood of Marines.] [Riders George MEYER††- comments on the grief of the families.] [Whyte’s father Andre WHYTE††- thanks the riders.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Taibbi, Mike
Duration:
00:02:40

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