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RIP Frank Drebin

In November 2010, the world lost a comedic genius. Leslie Nielsen was admitted to a Fort Lauderdale, Florida hospital for pneumonia. On 28 November, Doug Nielsen, Leslie’s nephew, announced that his uncle had died in his sleep, due to complications from pneumonia. But...

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21 December
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The value of authenticity

Do you think Australians have ever heard of an Outback Steakhouse? Having never been to Australia, I can’t really say…but I have a strong suspicion the answer is no. My sense is all the Aussie G’Day-ness is sheer marketing hokum designed to create a distinction for...

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14 September
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In Memory of Erica Blasberg

Although The Clog will rarely, if ever, address a topic as tragic as this, I felt compelled to comment about the passing of Erica Blasberg. After weeks of investigation, her death was ruled a suicide. What a kick to the gut! There is...

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24 August
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