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Opening Arguments

Finally, an honest arsonist

Hoosier criminal genius of the week -- Benjamin Williams of Indianapolis, who confessed to setting nine fires at houses and garages, causing nearly $150,000 in property damages:

Williams told investigators that he started the fires because he was "drunk, stupid and bored," according to a probable cause affidavit.

Been in that condition a time or two myself. The most serious misjudgment resulting in my case was to join the Army.