Real Kazakh Journalist Faces Skepticism in U.S.
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne.
State officials were suspicious when a TV journalist from Kazakhstan showed up in Ohio to make a documentary on the U.S. political system. They checked with the State Department, the FBI looked into it, turned out the journalist was legit - not the bumbling racist and fake Kazakh reporter, Borat. The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports the real journalist got a cold reception wherever he went. The cameraman's name probably didn't help - it's Bolat.
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