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Carmichael, Mary; Begun, Bret; Chong, Jia-Rui; Stroup, Katherine
September 2001
Newsweek;9/17/2001, Vol. 138 Issue 12, p9
Focuses on the appearance of female news anchors. How Katie Couric started a trend toward less conservative hair styles and makeup; Opinion that the look can be taken too far and appear unprofessional; Thoughts on the style.


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