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    ‘These Are Real People Dying’: Why an Artist Filled His Yard With Flags

    Shane Reilly plants a flag for each Texan who dies of the coronavirus. As the national death toll nears 200,000, The New York Times used an image of his memorial to illustrate the staggering scale of loss.
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