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“More than 20 years ago, something unusual happened in the small town of Dixfield, Maine. A lady named Barbara Thorpe had left almost all of her money—$200,000—to benefit the cats of her hometown. When Barbara died in 2002, those cats suddenly got very, very rich. And that is when all the trouble began.” A Planet Money episode: How the cats of Dixfield, Maine came into a fortune — and almost lost it. (I’m leaving it all to my beagles. My cats need no additional incentive to wish me dead.)

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