Photo illustration and story shares on the first installment of "Playing With Fire"

Photo illustration and story shares on the first installment of "Playing With Fire" (May 8, 2012)

Soon after the first installment of this week's Tribune Watchdog series Playing With Fire was published, it had been shared thousands of times online.

After reading the story, readers expressed admiration and, as they shared it, many called it a must-read. You can see the full series as installments are published, along with accompanying documents and videos, at chicagotribune.com/flames.

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-- James Janega, Trib Nation manager