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Nightline #875407

ABC Special for Wednesday, Oct 17, 2007

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  • Taped segment with Lisa Stark (ABC), staph infection victim’s mother Veronica Bonds, students Kendall Graham, Ashleigh Schuffler, and Heather Griffin, Ryan Edwards of Bedford County (Virginia) Public Schools, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Dr. William Schaffner, and unidentified others re: the antibiotic-resistant staph infection MRSA (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus).
  • Taped segment with Nick Watt (ABC), Chris Northey and Terry Old of The Jane Austen Centre, Louise West of Jane Austen’s House, author Alexandra Potter‡, and unidentified others re: the enduring popularity of Jane Austen’s novels.
  • Taped segment with Jake Tapper (ABC), Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report” host Stephen Colbert‡, CNN’s “Larry King Live” host Larry King‡, Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Hillary Clinton, Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, and Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama re: comedian Stephen Colbert’s announcement that he’s running for president, but only in South Carolina.
  • Reporter(s):
    Stark, Lisa;
    Watt, Nick;
    Tapper, Jake

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