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2002: John Waters

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In 2002, Hairspray became a Broadway smash, and John Waters became The Sun's Marylander of the Year. "Until last August, Baltimore's principal claim to fame for the year 2002 was that it led the league in Wheels Falling Off Buses. But then Hairspray opened on Broadway and became a big hit --... David Hobby, Baltimore Sun