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Afternoon Links: A Fine Tribute to Dennis Farina


Dennis Farina — otherwise known as Law & Order‘s Joe Fontana, New Girl‘s Walt, and Luck‘s Gus — has died at age 69 from a blood clot in his lung. Farina served for 18 years as a Chicago police officer before appearing in his first acting role in 1981’s Thief. He leaves behind a great legacy and a tribute to his skill for flinging f-bombs with grace.