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'Glee' finale: A Gleek's goodbye, and memories of how it all began

'Glee' finale: A Gleek's goodbye, and memories of how it all began

“Glee” took its final bow Friday, and although lots of people had already left the show behind -- some even after Season 1 -- I clung to it. No matter how bad, boring, cheesy or depressing it got. Because I am, and perhaps always will be, a Gleek. I have been one since spring 2009, when Fox held the show’s premiere at my alma mater, Santa Monica High School. A choir member's mom worked for Fox at the time, and the show was looking to hold the premiere at a school. The mom offered up Samohi, and that was that. As a member of one of the top two choir ensembles (how Rachel Berry of me to phrase it that way), I was required to sing at the event, which was at our...

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