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All Things Considered for February 17, 2013

Cell phone communication can be hacked, tapped or otherwise tampered with. A new app aims to change that. iStockphoto hide caption

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Want To Keep Your Messages Private? There's An App For That

Want To Keep Your Messages Private? There's An App For That

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A new version of Superman, penned by Orson Scott Card, has caused a stir in the comics world. AP Photo/DC Comics hide caption

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Man Of Tomorrow: Superman, Orson Scott Card And Me

Man Of Tomorrow: Superman, Orson Scott Card And Me

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John Lennon and his wife, Yoko Ono, pictured above in January 1970, are the subjects of Jonathan Cott's new book Days That I'll Remember. Cott met Lennon in 1968 and was friends with the couple. Anthony Cox/Getty Images hide caption

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Days With John And Yoko: A Writer Remembers

Days With John And Yoko: A Writer Remembers

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All Things Considered for February 16, 2013

A Union Pacific freight train passes over a grade crossing in Elmhurst, Ill. Tim Boyle/Getty Images hide caption

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High-Speed Rail Buzz Overpowers Daily Chug Of Freight Trains

High-Speed Rail Buzz Overpowers Daily Chug Of Freight Trains

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Rami Nashashibi, fourth from left, claps as he marches with IMAN leaders during a May Day immigration rally in Chicago in 2007. Courtesy Inner-City Muslim Action Network hide caption

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From The Inner City: Leading A New Generation Of Muslim Americans

From The Inner City: Leading A New Generation Of Muslim Americans

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Iambic pentameter, a type of poetic line which Shakespeare often wrote, appears on Twitter as well. A program called Pentametron collects such tweets and turns them into poetry. Source image: AP hide caption

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Pentametron Reveals Unintended Poetry of Twitter Users

Pentametron Reveals Unintended Poetry of Twitter Users

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Jonas Kaufmann On Wagner: 'It's Like A Drug Sometimes'

Jonas Kaufmann On Wagner: 'It's Like A Drug Sometimes'

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