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Entertainment Norman Bridwell, Clifford creator, dead at 86 Norman Bridwell, Clifford creator, dead at 86
Norman Bridwell, a soft-spoken illustrator whose impromptu story about a girl and her puppy marked the unlikely birth of the supersized franchise Clifford the Big Red Dog, has died at 86.
Entertainment As Colbert exits, say farewell to his proxy As Colbert exits, say farewell to his proxy
Dear Stephen,

Before you go, I just had to add my voice to all the others in Colbert Nation. On Thursday at 11:30 p.m. EST, you will end "The Colbert Report" after nine seasons of heroic truthiness. We will miss you like crazy.