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It Tasted So Good the Judges Wanted to Cry

A Houston, Texas, police officer participating in a Bar-B-Que cook-off took unfair advantage: he allegedly tossed a tear gas canister into his opponent’s booth. Though the cook-off was not related to his job, Mike Hamby, 51, has been relieved of duty while a criminal investigation proceeds. Hamby, who has seven prior internal affairs complaints against him, has resigned from the board of the police officer’s union. (JW/Houston Chronicle) ...I thought the winning ingredients were supposed to be secret.
Original Publication Date: 27 March 2011
This story is in True’s book collections, in Volume 17.

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