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Scott Simon Draws The Mystery Of 'Sunnyside Plaza' From His Own Past

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Scott Simon: 'We Don't Fully Grow Up' Until We Lose Our Parents

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Caroline Richard Simon holds Elise Simon, 11 months old, on the day her adoption was approved by Chinese officials in Nanchang. Courtesy of Scott Simon hide caption

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Scott Simon and his daughters Elise (right) and Lina (left) tour a temple in Nancheng, China, not long after Lina's adoption. Courtesy of Scott Simon hide caption

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'Meant For Each Other': Scott Simon's Adoption Story

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Blagojevich: Playing Politics Against Sick Children?

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'Windy City,' Simon's Deep Dish on Chicago Politics

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'Pretty Birds': A Sarajevo Story

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Scott Simon: 'Pretty Birds' Amid Balkans Violence

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