02/08/2013 01:28 pm ET

Aaron Swartz Wanted To Save The World, Why Couldn't He Save Himself?

On Jan. 4, 2013, Aaron Swartz woke up in an excellent mood. “He turned to me,” recalls his girlfriend Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman, “and said, apropos of nothing, ‘This is going to be a great year.’ ”

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