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Sundance in Sundance

Half a century after Robert Redford proved he's a real-life outlaw when he grabbed our name and rode right out of town, the real Sundance has finally been represented at the festival he used it for.

A brief recap if you missed my last column: I was accidentally invited to the NFP Inspire Lounge at the Sundance Film Festival – the kind of VIP area that's supposed to be for movie stars, producers and celebrity press.

I did my best to explain that I wasn't who they thought I was, but it didn't seem to faze them.

In fact, the more I tried to make it clear that I have little to do with Hollywood, t...