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December 5, 1989 | DENNIS McDOUGAL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A couple who adopted a baby born addicted to crack sat center stage on a talk show set at Fox Television Center last week, discussing the pathos, the Angst and the rewards of raising such a handicapped child. They were actors, getting the nation's newest talk show host ready for the real thing: on-camera tears and pride and anger and fear with real crack-baby parents. The kind of stuff with the potential for pulling a 20 share during sweeps.
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April 2, 1990 | SAM FULWOOD III, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Rev. Jesse Jackson, the Baptist preacher turned civil rights leader turned politician, is about to add another entry to his resume. When "Voices of America with Jesse Jackson" makes its debut in September, he will become a television talk show host. The weekly, nationally syndicated, politics-oriented show will give Jackson additional exposure across the country. It also will underscore the changing interrelationships of politics, television and big business.
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April 2, 1990 | SAM FULWOOD III, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Rev. Jesse Jackson, the Baptist preacher turned civil rights leader turned politician, is about to add another entry to his resume. When "Voices of America with Jesse Jackson" makes its debut in September, he will become a television talk show host. The weekly, nationally syndicated, politics-oriented show will give Jackson additional exposure across the country. It also will underscore the changing interrelationships of politics, television and big business.
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December 5, 1989 | DENNIS McDOUGAL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A couple who adopted a baby born addicted to crack sat center stage on a talk show set at Fox Television Center last week, discussing the pathos, the Angst and the rewards of raising such a handicapped child. They were actors, getting the nation's newest talk show host ready for the real thing: on-camera tears and pride and anger and fear with real crack-baby parents. The kind of stuff with the potential for pulling a 20 share during sweeps.
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