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An animated 'Famous Dave' Anderson (above) delivered an inspiring message to a standing-room-only crowd at Minnesota State Community & Technical College in Detroit Lakes last Friday, telling the audience to "never give up" on their dreams and work hard to achieve them.

'Famous Dave' inspires Detroit Lakes crowd

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Today, "Famous Dave" Anderson's name is recognized by barbecue lovers across the U.S. and beyond.

He is a best-selling author, entrepreneur and educator who holds the unique distinction of possessing a master's degree from Harvard University --without ever having obtained a bachelor's degree.


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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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