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Palestinians wait for Mohammed Assaf, the first Palestinian winner of the Arab Idol contest, in front of his family home in the southern Gaza Strip last Tuesday. The cheering for Assaf crossed political and ideological divides. Adel Hana/AP hide caption

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Zen'aku Burnt Friedman 0:20

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Illusion River Susumu Yokota 0:58

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In Gideon's Army, Brandy Alexander defends a 17 year old on trial for armed robbery who she believes is innocent. He faces a 10 year mandatory minimum if convicted. Dawn Porter hide caption

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Fire The Ohio Players 0:15

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Tokyo The Books 0:28

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Cracked Ice John Scofield 0:20

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Hottentot John Scofield 1:24

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Indonesia Joshua Redman 0:10

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Boy, What a Night Lee Morgan 0:58

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Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras speaks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during an EU summit in Brussels last week. Samaras began his term by refusing to negotiate with with EU leaders, but now calls Merkel an ally. Yves Logghe/AP hide caption

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Words Roy Orbison 0:25

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Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) and Walter White (Bryan Cranston) are plenty difficult themselves on AMC's Breaking Bad, one of many cable shows Brett Martin discusses in his book. Frank Ockenfels/AMC hide caption

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You're Gonna Need Somebody on Your Bond [Live] Taj Mahal 0:29

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1815 West Roosevelt [Instrumental] Bob Corritore 1:24

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