PG-13 | | Comedy
Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 1970s, but that's all about to change for Ron and his cronies when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor.
The 'battle scene' is referencing the opening scene of West Side Story.
There was a time, a time before cable. When the local anchorman reigned supreme. When people believed everything they heard on TV. This was an age when only men were allowed to read the news. And in San Diego, one anchorman was more man then the ...
During the fight between Ron and Veronica, Veronica pulls an antenna off of the TV and whips Ron with it. Just before she rips it off, it moves, revealing that it was already broken.
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