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Gabby Douglas: I Had A Job To Do In London

Sep 27, 2012 (Tell Me More) — Gabby Douglas became the first African-American gymnast to win an Olympic gold medal in the individual all-around event. Guest host Celeste Headlee speaks with Douglas about the sacrifices she has made -- like moving 1,200 miles away from home to get better coaching -- and how she handles being "America's Sweetheart."

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