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The Smoking Gun (Places)

"Gotta check out The Smoking Gun website."

Like watching train wrecks or other tragedies, there is a morbid voyeuristic fascination in viewing the troubles of others, particularly celebrities. The Freedom of Information Act gave the public access to court documents, arrest records, and similar papers, and in 1997 a couple of enterprizing internet kids created a place to collect such papers that usually escaped the mainstream media. Logan's skid-row boxing is right up their alley.

1.06 "Return of the Kane"

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