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Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 1:11 am

I have seen her on TV many times. Not sure who she is. Who is she? And where is she now? Is she still with ABC?

Go to:

http://hk.youtube.com/watch?v=7ffbFvKlWqE

http://hk.youtube.com/watch?v=XnOnDatqENo
 
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 1:23 am

Carole Simpson! I just found her name.

Here's the Wikipidia synopsis of her.
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 1:25 am

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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 1:29 am



Quoting EWRCabincrew (Reply 2):
You beat me to it, Falcon!

I started to look, couldn't find it, and that REALLY pisses me off!  Big grin
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 10:53 am

She is quite famous I guess?
 
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 11:03 am



Quoting United Airline (Reply 4):
She is quite famous I guess?

For what it is worth.... I have never heard of her.
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 11:22 am

Seen her on TV many times.

She is famous I am sure though not as famous as Peter Jennings, Larry King etc of course
 
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 12:39 pm

When I'm in the US, I have watched Carole Simpson many times. She is one of my favorite news personalities. She is well spoken and I just plain like the way she puts out the news. Nice and efficient.  bigthumbsup 
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 1:02 pm

Exactly. She appears on TV a lot
 
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 22, 2008 9:49 pm

Wasn't she actively helping out Hillary Clinton during the primaries? I think she will be mostly
remembered for calling George HW Bush "the education president" during one of the debates
she co-moderated in 1992. (BTW she was being sarcastic about that)
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sun Nov 23, 2008 3:07 am

Is she retired now? Or is she still active in a way?
 
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Tue Nov 25, 2008 3:42 am

I dont know about famous "now". I believe she was much larger in the 80;s or 90;s. She was the weekend anchor on ABC World News Tonight up until the late 90s or early 2000s. You can tell those videos were definately from the 90s. (early). I believe she was one of the first black females to broadcast major network news, she was not the main weekday anchor (Peter Jennings was for abc) but backed him up in absence. Not sure where she was on her week day runs. I've always liked her broadcasts.
 
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Tue Nov 25, 2008 4:21 pm

Carole Simpson is on the faculty at Emerson College in Boston.
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RE: Who Is This ABC Journalist? Where Is She Now?

Sat Nov 29, 2008 12:13 pm

She is still very famous I think but not even close to Peter Jennings.

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