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True Detective: The Boston Years

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March 4 2014 1:37 PM

True Detective: The Boston Years

Before Marty Hart and Rust Cohle were investigating murders in southern Louisiana, they were just beat cops in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Boston. They liked to hang out at this one bar in particular, where everybody knew their names ...

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