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  2/16/2014, Adar 16, 5774

Tel Aviv Man Sets Fire to Self in Exasperation

A 65-year-old man was found today (Sunday) at the Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds, smelling of gasoline and suffering from burns all over his body.  Beside him there was a small fire burning his clothing.

He was immediately evacuated to the hospital for treatment.  When asked by police to explain his actions, he replied, "I'm sick and tired of it all."