First Slice 11/2/14: Who, or what, started a fire at the Atlanta Prison Farm?
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- The Atlanta Prison Farm has been a go-to spot for urban explorers, graffiti artists, and film crews
Get better soon, Atlanta Prison Farm. DeKalb County firefighters fought a blaze at the hauntingly beautiful former correctional facility just off Moreland Avenue early Friday morning. The cause has not been determined.
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You could have spent that $50 million you've set aside to buy the old General Motors plant in Doraville, but no, you wanted an island. Pfft.
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