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Is anything not in flames right now?
I spent much of Wednesday scrolling through the apocalyptic photos coming out of the West Coast. Instagram shots of friends’ homes backlit by orange darkness, video of others driving across the Golden Gate Bridge under eerie orange skies. The images were surreal.
Meanwhile, in Washington, another…