Diane Sawyer examines poverty in Appalachia
Friday's “20/20” finds Diane Sawyer in
starkly different environs than the cheerily lighted Times Square studio she
occupies each morning as co-host of “Good
In her latest ABC prime-time special, which examines poverty in Appalachia, Sawyer is scrubbed free of the glamour of morning television. Donning blue jeans, her normally coiffed hair pulled back in a ponytail, the anchor visits the deepest recesses of the mountainous region: the hillside trailer homes, the weathered front porches, the dank tunnels of a coal mine.
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