Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 1/2/13
Hannah Storm made a courageous return to the television booth when she sat in the anchor chair during coverage of the Tournament of Roses Parade for the first time since suffering severe burns from gas grill explosion just three weeks ago. The ESPN anchor said she had a "magic" moment before Tuesday's broadcast when she sat for her makeup artist since burning her face, chest, hands and hair in the accident. "When the makeup artist put my first eyebrow on, I had to resist the urge to stand up and kiss her," recalled Storm.  "I wasn't prepared for that reaction.  It was like magic for me." The 50-year-old mother of three said she woke at 4:30 a.m. to prepare for the annual parade which was being broadcast live from Pasadena, Calif. "I wasn't sure how the makeup would feel, how my face would react , how everything would turn out, she said.  "In that sense, I was doing a lot of things for the first time since the accident," she said.  "I'd only been out of my house once before t...
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