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I fought the law, and the law won. I ignored the law, and the law won. I abided by the law, and the law won. Welcome to Night Vale.
— Cecil

"A New Sheriff in Town" is the 80th episode of Welcome to Night Vale. It was released on December 15, 2015.


There's a new sheriff in Night Vale, and they want changes. Plus, Cecil runs into a former intern, the court develops some A.I. dragons, and a message about getting into the holiday spirit.

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  • Further indications that Night Vale's world is not ours: the duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr is stated to have gone the other way, and Hamilton went on to become President.


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— Proverb