Whatever Happened to Christmas Aimee Mann 0:25

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They Follow You Siouxsie Sioux 0:58

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Struggle Bill Frisell 0:06

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In October 2008, then-Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama spoke at a rally in Des Moines, Iowa. Now, even without a Democratic challenger, President Obama plans aggressive roles in states with early presidential primaries, especially in Iowa and other battleground states. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Pedal Point Blues Mingus Big Band, Orchestra et. al. 0:20

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Beggar's Oil [Album Version] Kelly Joe Phelps 0:20

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Beach Peter Wolf Crier 0:28

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Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera) Doris Day 0:30

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Robin's Nest Duke Robillard & Herb Ellis 0:54

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A resident talks with a Los Angeles police officer after another officer was wounded during a shooting in the city in August. Under a program the LAPD is rolling out this month, computer statistics will be used to predict where a crime will occur. Officials hope that the technique will help reduce crime. Nick Ut/AP hide caption

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Disconnection Notice Sonic Youth 0:07

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You Take It or You Leave It Giancarlo Vulcano 0:28

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Kites Dessa 0:58

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The compact car-sized Mars Science Laboratory is due to land on the red planet on Aug. 6, 2012. It is equipped with a suite of instruments to study rocks and soils, and take other measurements. NASA/JPL-Caltech hide caption

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The rain forest around the Amazon River is home to some of the only surviving societies of people untouched by modern civilization. Brent Stirton/Getty Images hide caption

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Chelima Seckou Keita Quintet 0:30

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Sleigh Ride Gypsy Hombres 0:14

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Waiting On You Sun Airway 0:28

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Members of the St. Agnes Catholic Church choir sing during Sunday Mass. From left to right: Donald Hukle, Ray Valido, Richard Samp, Jack Grace and Ben Robles. Peter Maher/Courtesy of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians hide caption

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For fans of TV chef Paula Deen (seen here in a photo from 2006), her appeal lies not in the recipes, but in that feeling that she's talking just to you. Courtesy of Food Network/AP hide caption

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It's Alright Wayman Tisdale 0:45

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Set a Place for Me Guy Davis 0:54

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