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Could the fictional suicide in ‘13 Reasons Why’ inspire real-life copycats?

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Based on a young adult novel, does this film spur conversation or romanticize suicide? 👀

It's the latest title on everyone's binge list. Yet, while Netflix's "13 Reasons Why" has captured the imagination of countless viewers since its March debut, the most tweeted about show in TV history may also be one of its most controversial.

Based on the young adult novel by Jay Asher, the series revolves around Hannah Baker's suicide and the cassette tapes she leaves behind. As you might've guessed, each tape explains one reason that drove her to take such drastic action. Producers behind the …