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.]
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