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This many people times 300: Tiësto performs at the 23,000 capacity O2 Arena in London in 2008. He's got more than 7 million fans on Facebook. Naki/Getty Images hide caption

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The Record

The Real Value Of 7 Million Facebook Fans

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The Real Value Of 7 Million Facebook Fans

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An armed resident makes a victory sign in the main square in Zawiya, Libya, on Feb. 27. Western Libya has been all but sealed off to everyone but residents and soldiers. Ben Curtis/AP hide caption

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Fighters In Libya's West Mostly Cut Off From Outside

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Libyan rebels on the outskirts of the oil town of Ras Lanuf flash the victory sign at a Libyan airforce fighter jet flying overhead after dropping a bomb on Monday. Marco Longari/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Two-Way

U.S. Seeks Consensus On Libya At U.N.

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U.S. Seeks Consensus On Libya At U.N.

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The grand two-story lobby of the Times Square Building boasts marble floors and gold-trimmed ceilings. Common Ground redeveloped the once-dilapidated building into 652 units for low-income and formerly homeless tenants in 1991. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Social Entrepreneurs: Taking On World Problems

Ending Homelessness: A Model That Might Work

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Ending Homelessness: A Model That Might Work

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Protesters opposed to state Senate Bill 5, which would restrict the bargaining rights of public workers in Ohio, gather at the statehouse in Columbus last month. Jay LaPrete/AP hide caption

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Politics

Union Changes Make Headway In Ohio

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Union Changes Make Headway In Ohio

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David Brooks writes an op-ed column for The New York Times and is a regular commentator for All Things Considered. He grew up in New York City and now lives in Bethesda, Md. David Burnett hide caption

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David Brooks Defines The New 'Social Animal'

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