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Saturday, December 17, 2005
Not a brag
One of my obits won a local press club competition --- in the arts and entertainment category. The subject: A trucker and his faithful dog, who both died together in a highway accident.
I know obit writers and FOBs often see obits as a form of entertainment, but this was just weird.