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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 09, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Pretoria, South Africa: Ian Williams) The support for the US team in the World Cup soccer tournament in South Africa featured; scenes shown of fans; details recalled about the US upset of England in 1950. [“Sports Illustrated” Grant WAHL†- states they’ve got that “American thing.”] [Player Landon DONOVAN†, Coach Bob BRADLEY††, midfielder Clint DEMPSEY†-- comment.] [Captain of 1950 US team Walter BAHR†- calls the US victory the “raspberry seed in their wisdom tooth.”]

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