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'Musical Mercenary' Blogs About Opera, War

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'Musical Mercenary' Blogs About Opera, War

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Sean McFate has flown with the 82nd Airborne, and helped demobilize African armies as a private military contractor — but his true love is opera. His blog, the 'Musical Mercenary,' has the tagline: "War meets opera. May all our passions be deadly." McFate talks with Jacki Lyden.

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