All Things Considered for February 17, 2011 Hear the All Things Considered program for February 17, 2011

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Toxic Avengers: Pollution Drove Fish Evolution

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Sarabande Yo-Yo Ma
Mandevilla Fred Hersch Trio
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Air Safety On Autopilot? Problems Spur Investigation

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Never Say Never Justin Bieber
Lottery Day Randy Klein, Oleg Kireyev et. al.
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Through Protests, One Man Helps Define Twitter

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Floozie A. Waterer North
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Crime Jazz: Music in the Second Degree
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Faraway Joshua Redman
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Compass
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Joshua Redman

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Don't Stop Believin' [Glee Cast Version] Glee Cast
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Glee: The Music, Vol. 1 [Soundtrack]
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Paint Galactic
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Layin' in the Cut James Carter
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All My Ex's Live in Texas Pickin' On
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Slow Baby Black Dub
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From Lens To Photo: Sally Mann Captures Her Love

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Negative Capability Mark Bradshaw
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Frontiers Excerto
Between Sheets Imogen Heap
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Who Is The New Overlord?

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Thinly Veiled: Lawsuit Over Steamy Rihanna Video Sparks Debate On Copycat Culture

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Umbrella Rihanna & Jay-Z
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Lobby Call Law of the Least Effort
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