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My Neighbor’s House Burned Down — Everyone Gathered to Watch It Burn

Maybe human beings just like drama, as much as we say we don’t

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“If my house were burning down, the last thing I would want is a bunch of people coming to watch it burn,” I told my friend.

I was going to take the high road. In my apartment in Baltimore, I was going to mind my own…




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