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Painter Thomas Kinkade arrested for alleged DUI

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Famed Placerville-raised painter Thomas Kinkade has been arrested for allegedly driving drunk outside Carmel, according to the California Highway Patrol. A Monterey County sheriff's deputy initially pulled over Kinkade's Mercedes Benz for a vehicle code violation Friday night, said CHP Officer Robert Lehman. After making contact with the 52-year-old Kinkade, the deputy suspected that he was drunk, Lehman said.
The deputy called the CHP to assist, and an officer performed tests to determine that Kinkade was impaired, Lehman said. The CHP officer arrested Kinkade just after 10 p.m., Lehman said.
Kinkade was booked into the Monterey County Jail on suspicion of misdemeanor drunken driving, Lehman said.


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Are you certain he wasn't just arrested for wearing that shirt?
That shirt is great for a painter. If you mess up and get it on your clothes, noone will be able to tell.
 

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They always say that being sober kills creativity.
 

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That shirt is great for a painter. If you mess up and get it on your clothes, noone will be able to tell.
I'm not sure whether or not I understand your pointillism.
 
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