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By Sebastian Smee
Globe Staff / November 9, 2008

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SALEM - Humans are good at denial. We may be commendably curious, even intrepid explorers. But when it comes to snuffing out things we are not yet ready to see, we truly excel. (Full article: 1213 words)

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