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Oh Well Leo Kottke 0:07

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Sweet Emotion Mike Gordon and Leo Kottke 1:30

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Scherzo Lou Harrison 0:13

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Round Dance Lou Harrison 0:30

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A handout picture released by the official website of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei shows Khamenei listening to a speech by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (back) during a ceremony with other Iranian top officials and foreign ambassadors to mark the Muslim Eid al-Fitr feast in Tehran on Aug. 31, 2011. HO/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Take a Flight Omar Faruk Tekbilek 0:22

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Take a Flight Omar Faruk Tekbilek 0:30

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For the first seven years of the war in Afghanistan, almost all U.S. and NATO supplies were trucked overland to Afghanistan through parts of Pakistan effectively controlled by the Taliban. Here, smoke and flame rise from a burning NATO supplies oil tanker after armed militants torched the tankers in Mithri, Pakistan, in February. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Oscarine Ballake Sissoko, Vincent Segal 0:13

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"Ma-Ma" FC Ballake Sissoko, Vincent Segal 1:31

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Careless Whisper Kenny G 0:08

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Incorrigible One for All 0:57

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Love Letters Roy Haynes

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Props for Pops Leroy Jones 1:31

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I Wish I Knew (How It Would Feel to Be Free) Nina Simone 0:17

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Blue Rose Chuck Leavell 0:31

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Taqasim, Pt. 1 Khalifé, Marcel 0:13

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Taqasim, Pt. 1 Khalifé, Marcel 0:30

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The supercommittee held its first public meeting on Tuesday. Some lawmakers want the panel's members to be more transparent about the campaign contributions they receive. From left: Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA), Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT), Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl (R-AZ), Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) and Sen. John Kerry (D-MA). J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Erlkonig Murray Perahia 1:40

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El Senor Esta Contigo El Movimiento 0:10

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Afro Revolt Afro-Soultet 0:56

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