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Commentary: A Tree's Death

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Commentary: A Tree's Death

Commentary: A Tree's Death

Commentary: A Tree's Death

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Commentator Andrei Codrescu mourns the loss of a huge live oak that came down on his house. He says all the neighbors came out to observe the passing of this massive friend. The tree's demise united the near strangers on the block.