By Sarah Zhang The fire under Centralia has been burning since 1962. That spring, a dump in the Pennsylvania mining town
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There are few people who have thought more about the story of Centralia than Simon, so I reached out to him to share what actually happened to the town and what drew him to the story.
And it could burn for another 250 years.
If his appointment is not rejected, Roland Burris will be the first Centralia Orphan to hold a Senate seat.