Gene Weingarten writes a regular humor column for the Washington Post magazine, but this lengthy feature about a DC area children's birthday entertainer takes a sudden turn into serious territory. Great read about a fascinating character. You have to click through five pages to finish and the fifth is as long as the first four combined, but it's worth it.
If you liked the article, check out the transcript of Monday's chat with Weingarten and a special appearance by the Zucchini himself.
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