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Not My Job: Singer Clay Aiken Gets Quizzed On Claymation

Singer Clay Aiken speaks onstage at the 20th Annual GLAAD Media Awards on March 28, 2009 in New York City.
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Clay Aiken was once a well-behaved, religious kid from Raleigh, N.C., who wanted to work with kids. Then, on a whim, he walked into the auditions for Season 2 of American Idol with his spiky hair and stripey shirt, and got a ticket to Hollywood.

We've invited Aiken, the founder of Clay Nation, to answer three questions about claymation — the animation technique that gave us Gumby and Davey and Goliath and a bunch of other shows we watched as kids because they were the only thing on.

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