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David Frost dies at 74; British journalist interviewed Nixon
David Frost dies at 74; British journalist interviewed Nixon

David Frost badgered statesmen and made small talk with stars, but one exchange towered over all the others in his 50-year career. "You've explained how you have got caught up in this thing," he told Richard Nixon in his famous 1977 TV interviews with the disgraced former president. "You've explained your motives: I don't want to quibble about any of that. But just coming to the substance: Would you go further than 'mistakes' — the word that seems not enough for people?" Nixon — three years after stepping down from office in the wake of Watergate — astonished the unflappably British Frost by appearing to acknowledge that...

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