View from Main Street: Measuring Chanute's sense of humor

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Posted: Saturday, November 14, 2015 7:18 am

A recent column I wrote apparently included a confession to a serious crime. At least, that’s what I was told by a frequent hate-emailer and self-proclaimed local legal expert. This individual objected to my claim that I once married a woman just so we could procure cheaper plane tickets from the airline for which I was working at the time.

We got married so we could go on cooler dates, causing this regular reader of the column to claim that these actions represented entering into the illegal act of a “sham marriage for the purposes of defrauding an employer.”

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