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Pope Benedict XVI has been the leader of the Catholic Church for eight years and is the first pope to retire since 1415. Oli Scarff/Getty Images hide caption

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Spitalfields Red Snapper 0:06

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    Red Snapper
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    Spitalfields
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    Making Bones
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    Matador

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Precious Lord Cyrus Chestnut 0:06

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    Precious Lord
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    You Are My Sunshine
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Candles burn outside grounds of Leinster House, placed by relatives of victims of the Catholic-run work houses known as the Magdalene Laundries in Dublin, Ireland, on Feb. 19. Peter Morrison/AP hide caption

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Mara's Garden of False Delights: Snakes and Ladders Turtle Island String Quartet & Ying Quartet 0:14

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    Mara's Garden of False Delights: Snakes and Ladders
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    4 + Four
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Caravan Bill Ware 0:07

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    Caravan
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    Sir Duke
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    Knitting Factory

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Lost, Night Bill Frisell 0:31

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    Bill Frisell
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    Lost, Night
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    Disfarmer
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    Nonesuch

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Tallahatchie Corey Harris 0:06

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    Tallahatchie
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    Fulton Blues

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Long Time Lightnin' Hopkins 0:29

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    Long Time
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    Country Blues
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    Rykodisc

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Tears Mark Knopfler 0:59

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    Tears
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    Neck and Neck
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