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Jonathan Henderson of the Gulf Restoration Network holds a jar of tar balls.

Number Of The Year

For BP Cleanup, 2013 Meant 4.6 Million Pounds Of Gulf Coast Oil

Crews collected 4.6 million pounds of oily material from the Gulf Coast shoreline this year. Coastal residents are asking how long they'll be living with the effects of BP's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Released November 2013

Code Switch

A Jew And A Latino Walk Into A Recording Studio...

It's an era of music that has faded from memory, but some say it's an integral part of American history: Latin-Jewish music in the mid-20th century. Steve Berlin of Chicano band Los Lobos says if this were the soundtrack to his Hebrew school experience, he would have never dropped out.

Billie Jean King spoke with CNN after being named to the delegation, saying  "I'm very proud to go as an athlete, and as a gay woman."

Simon Says

Sending King To Sochi With A Message On The Speed Of History

NPR's Scott Simon muses on the inclusion of the former tennis superstar in the U.S. delegation to the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. King is a lesbian who was not always open about her sexuality, but both she and American culture have changed since then.

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Goodbye Mr. Chips, film score [Theme] BBC Concert Orchestra, Kenneth Alwyn (conductor) 1:26

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'Round Midnight Miles Davis 0:30

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Christ the Lord Is Born Sufjan Stevens 0:30

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