Clown wins battle with alcoholism , finds new life in brain teaser industry.
by Michael Zabel
|“Pooter-the-clown…put ‘er there!”|
Twenty years after Buck Russell made the comical entertainer rethink the drink, Pooter-the-clown has transformed his life and career out of the spotlight of children’s birthday parties and into the realm of print publication. Pooter has made a seemingly miraculous turnaround from being in the gutter (perpetually intoxicated, homeless, living out of his mouse modified Volkswaggen) to gracing the full cover covers of word seek puzzle books across the nation.
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