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All Things Considered for December 19, 2010

Richard Holbrooke (left) speaks in October with the Afghan national security adviser, Rangin Dadfar Spanta. Holbrooke died on Dec. 13, at age 69. Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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One Final Lunch With Richard Holbrooke

One Final Lunch With Richard Holbrooke

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Immigrants wait at a detention center in the village of Fylakio near the the Greek-Turkish border. Sakis Mitrolidis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Wave Of Illegal Immigrants Floods Greece

A Wave Of Illegal Immigrants Floods Greece

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A group called Paint Saginaw has been spray-painting lyrics to Simon and Garfunkel's "America" around the city. Courtesy of Eric Schantz hide caption

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Finding Simon And Garfunkel's 'America' In Saginaw, Mich.

Finding Simon And Garfunkel's 'America' In Saginaw, Mich.

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Santa Claus is excited about giving the gift of music. Dave Hogan/Stringer/Getty Images hide caption

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Latin Music For Christmas Stockings

Latin Music For Christmas Stockings

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All Things Considered for December 18, 2010

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Rose Previte

In Belarus, An Election Day With Soviet Style

In Belarus, An Election Day With Soviet Style

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Captain Beefheart, around the release of his most famous album, 'Trout Mask Replica.' Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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Don Van Vliet, Rock's 'Captain Beefheart,' Dies

Don Van Vliet, Known To Rock Fans As Captain Beefheart, Dies

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Will.I.Am Is The Hit-Making Machine

Will.I.Am Is The Hit-Making Machine

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