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Sat January 8, 2011
Pop Culture

Poetry From A Police Blotter

Police logs in the newspaper are often dull, usually just names, dates and a terse description of the crime committed. But as New Hampshire Public Radio's Dan Gorenstein reports, the Rochester Times police log is packed with poetry and puns.

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