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FRONTLINE

Why He Went Public With His Diagnosis

  • Aired: 11/07/2011
  • 01:11
  • Rating: NR
It was a request from AIDS activist Elizabeth Glaser: "She made me promise before she died that I would become the face of the disease."
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AIDS activist Elizabeth Glaser made Magic promise he'd become "the face of the disease."
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