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Who Needs Forever Astrud Gilberto

In this Aug. 5, 2006, file photo a flock of birds, disturbed by a plane's take off, takes flight from the side of the runway of the airport in Canandaigua, N.Y. according to Federal Aviation Administration data released for the first time Friday, April 24, 2009, pilots reported striking at least 59,776 birds since 2000. Vasiliy Baziuk/File/AP/The Daily Messenger hide caption

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To Avoid Bird Strikes, Just Tell The Birds To Move

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BETHENA BILL KNOPF
Karibu Lionel Loueke
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Godson Song Bill Frisell

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Bill Frisell: Mysterious Tales Of 'Disfarmer'

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Did You See Him? Bill Frisell
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Snorkel Leo Kottke
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A Song for All Seasons Oliver Schroer
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