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Harry The Hat

A Liar, A Thief, A Braggart, A Cheat

"Most people know Harry Anderson as Judge Harold T. Stone, the affable star of NBC's Night Court, which ran for nine seasons from 1984 to 1992," David Hill writes at The Ringer.

"To Anderson, however, playing Judge Stone was just a job. He never set out to be an actor, and his arrival at the center of a hit sitcom was something of an accident. Harry Anderson was no actor. He was a magician. He was a comedian. He was a storyteller and a showman. At his heart, however, Harry Anderson was a hustler."

True. Night Court was the least of it.

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Posted on April 19, 2018

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Stop Sign

The owner of a Washington-state computer shop asserts that computer viruses are the biggest threat to business computers, when clearly the real danger comes from shitty coffee.
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Posted on July 17, 2007
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Joel Osteen

He's everything Kevin Trudeau would be if Trudeau actually believed in anything.
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Posted on August 15, 2007
What I Watched Last Night

What I Watched Last Night: Columbo, Sort Of

By Tim Willette and Steve Rhodes
20 tweets in - nothing about Columbo.
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Posted on July 11, 2017

Harry The Hat

A Liar, A Thief, A Braggart, A Cheat
From the lobby of the Ambassador East in Chicago, where his mother worked as a prostitute, to sitcom stardom on network TV.

Posted on April 19, 2018

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