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A Criminal Coincidence

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A Criminal Coincidence

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A Criminal Coincidence

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Commentator Jake Halpern doesn't like coincidences. So when his mother told him that she was reading a mystery novel with a suspect named Jake Halpern who was from he same town — in fact, the same neighborhood — the real Jake was a little weirded out.

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