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March 26, 2013

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Free Days

by Ben Lindbergh

Everything published at BP from Friday through Monday is free. Why free? Partly because it's the opening weekend of the regular season! But mostly because every once in a while, we like to lower the paywall and let people wander around turning on the faucets, checking the drains, and either telling us they love what we've done with the place or making awkward small talk until they decide it wouldn't be impolite to leave.

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