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Pyry/Fidel's Trip to Sligo Popcorn Behavior
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Strangest Dream
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Northwest [Instrumental] Richmond Fontaine
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We Used to Think the Freeway Sounded Like a River
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String Quartet No. 2 "Company": II The Kronos Quartet
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Kronos Quartet Performs Philip Glass
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Protesters demonstrate against sexual abuse in the Catholic Church at the beginning of the German bishops' conference in Freiburg on Feb. 22. Winfried Rothermel/AP hide caption

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German Catholics Push Pope To Speak Out On Abuse

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Stoner Hill Brian Blade
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Seasons of Change
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The Cullybacky Hop: Mike Hobin's/Emmet's Hegehog/Dunrobin Castle Lúnasa
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Andy Soule won the bronze medal in the 2.4 km pursuit sitting biathlon at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Paralympics. He's the first U.S. athlete ever to win an Olympic or Paralympic medal in biathlon, which combines cross-country skiing and rifle shooting. Hannah Johnston/Getty Images hide caption

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Veteran Who Lost His Legs Takes Bronze In Biathlon

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The Dante Quartet finds just the right balance of calmness and excitement in their recording of the Debussy and Ravel string quartets. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dante Quartet: Stirring Up Impressionist Energy

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Desire Various Artists
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Desire: Piano Tribute to U2
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VOICE OF CHUNK THE LOUNGE LIZARDS
Shake a Leg/Floating Candles/Sven's Reel John McCusker
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Goodnight Ginger
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In February, a man flew his small plane into an Austin, Texas, building that housed several IRS employees. Tony Gutierrez/AP hide caption

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Hostility Against Federal Workers Troubles Officials

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Tatanka Tommy Guerrero
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Soul Food Taqueria
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Clair De Lune (from Suite Bergamasque) Boston Pops Orchestra / John Williams
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Late Night Classics/Various
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Go Lightly in the Night John McEuen
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Go Lightly in the Night
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Acoustic Traveller
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House on Hill Brad Mehldau
Rachel's Reel Kila
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Lemonade & Buns
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On Highway Rider, Brad Mehldau (pictured) and producer Jon Brion reunite for the first time since 2002's Largo. August Quirk hide caption

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Brad Mehldau: Beyond The Boundaries Of Jazz

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Come With Me Brad Mehldau
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Highway Rider
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I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For Various Artists
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I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
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Desire: Piano Tribute to U2
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