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Reporter Helen Thomas Gets An HBO 'Thank You'

Documentarian Rory Kennedy, who's won acclaim and awards for her documentaries American Hollow and The Ghosts of Abu Ghraib, turns her lens on legendary White House correspondent Helen Thomas. David Bianculli has a review.

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Other segments from the episode on August 18, 2008

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 18, 2008: Interview with David Schwartz; Obituary for Jerry Wexler; Review of the documentary film "Thank You Mr. President: Helen Thomas at the White House."

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