All Things Considered for August 19, 2010 Hear the All Things Considered program for August 19, 2010
Strange Constellations Bombay Dub Orchestra
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Smash Avishai Cohen
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Modoc County is in the remote northeastern corner of California. Residents there will soon vote on whether to tax themselves to save their local hospital. Sarah Varney/KQED hide caption

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In Rural Calif., A Debate On How To Save A Hospital

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Concept 11 Kodomo
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Sunday Blues Edward Gerhard
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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, delivering a speech on Aug. 4, 2010 in Hamadan, Iran.  Iranian President's Office/Getty Images hide caption

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On Iran Today: 'After The Crackdown' To 'The Point Of No Return'

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Last Book Viktor Krauss
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Mr. Clean The Roy Hargrove Quintet

Given that more women than men use social media, shouldn't the Twitter bird be pink? Mito Habe-Evans / NPR hide caption

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Control Your Image: Women Musicians Seize On Social Media

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Revolting Children Matilda
Tu Fin, Mi Comienzo Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian Quesada
Lobby Call Law of the Least Effort
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Panamericana Gotan
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Morning Is the Long Way Home Leo Kottke
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Driomoplatz RH+
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United Kingdom (God Save the Queen) Millar Brass Ensemble
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3H Club Rudder
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Sheet music costs about $4 per song. But, as with audio or video files, these documents are easy to pass around online. JadeXJustice/flickr hide caption

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Sheet Music Piracy: You Can Get Everything For Free On The Internet

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Revolting Children Matilda
Hey Ya Booker T. Jones & Booker T