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Sources close to news icon Diane Sawyer have denied claims that the anchorwoman was drunk during ABC's live coverage of the Us election. Viewers took to social media sites like Twitter and Facebook during the Tuesday (November 6) night broadcast, speculating as to whether Sawyer was drunk due to her slurred speech. A Twitter parody called @DrnkDianeSawyer was created shortly after, garnering over one-thousand followers. According to RadarOnline, a source has now revealed that Sawyer was simply tired, not inebriated. The source says: "To be very clear, she absolutely wasn't drunk, but she was extremely tired from an exhausting work schedule. "Diane often jokes that she doesn't (more) »

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