In a town built on movies, at a press conference this afternoon about the murder of a woman skilled at promoting those who make them, we learned more about a character named Harold Smith. And he is just that; a character with a narrative so close to unbelievable that he seems to align more closely with the Harold Smith’s of film and TV rather than any in the real world.

Cover-up and conspiracy theories are already flying around the comments sections of this afternoon’s reports. At this point, FBLA feels the only appropriate thing to do is file Smith alongside his imaginary brethren.

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