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January 28, 2009

A Mr. Johnson, from Kearney, New Jersey, writes:

“Bob, I know you have access to private databases, and I wonder if you can help me find somebody.

“When I was in gradeschool there was this class dork. His mother used to dress him in his dad’s old hat and a big scarf, and she’d put him in a stupid coat that didn’t fasten right.

“We used to take his lunch money every day. Can you find him for me? Times are hard, and I could use that money again.”

Well, Mr. Johnson, there’s certainly nothing I enjoy more than helping the school bully.

I tracked your dork to Fashion Week in Paris, where he works as a model. I’m sure he’d love to have a sentimental class reunion with you.

By the way, he now has a karate black belt, and a license to kill. Enjoy.

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A model displays a creation from German-born Paris-based designer Tillmann Lauterbach as part of his Fall/Winter 2009/10 men’s collections during Paris Fashion Week January 24, 2009. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

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Ah! Early American Mental Institution! I bring out that ensemble myself on Saturday mornings as I’m preparing my first cup of coffee…

 

Isn’t this the way Sinead O’Connor used to dress before she decided to become just another Telly Savalas look-a-like?

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Actually, this one makes me think of Boy George back in 1983?

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