Our Lower North Fork Fire photo gallery collected stark images from a blaze that cost lives as well as destroying property and chewing up resources -- and all because a Colorado State Forest Service prescribed burn apparently got out of control. This last issue stuck in the craw of one reader, who sees hypocrisy in the fallout from the blaze.
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When the government accidentally starts a fire like this, it's "oh, well, sh*t happens." When a private citizen accidentally starts a fire like this, it's "see ya in a couple years when you're out of the slammer, and enjoy your life in bankruptcy."
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