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From tasty water to the ‘lowest depths of misery,’ celebrities have mixed feelings on Maine

When famous people visit Vacationland, they don’t always leave happy. In 2012, Louis C.K. said that he was in the “lowest depths of misery” in Portland, Maine. Cat Stevens was detained for suspected terrorist activity in Bangor on a flight to England in 2004. (It just so happened to be a United Airlines flight.) He […]

Mainer Timothy Simons of HBO’s “Veep” talks to People Magazine about his home state

Timothy Simons, the Readfield native and UMaine graduate currently starring on HBO’s hit comedy series “Veep,” did a quick video for People Magazine’s “Chatter” segment, in which whoever they’re interviewing is asked to answer five questions in 60 seconds, and add one shameless plug for something in at the end. Simons gets two questions about […]