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Red Dust Zero 7, Henry Binns et. al.
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Simple Things
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Lament 1 ("Bird's Lament") Britten Sinfonia, Joanna MacGregor (conductor)
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Sidewalk Dances: 14 MoonDog Pieces
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I Feel Fine John Pizzarelli
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I Feel Fine
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Double Exposure
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Mandedi Zieti

Former Nebraska Sen. Bob Kerrey campaigns at a Democratic caucus site on April 14 at Bellevue University in Bellevue, Neb. Kerrey has decided to run again for his old seat in the U.S. Senate. Clay Masters for NPR hide caption

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Democrat Bob Kerrey Faces Uphill Race In Nebraska

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Hedge fund manager Paul Singer of Elliott Management has donated $1 million to Mitt Romney's superPAC. Lucas Jackson/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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SuperDonor Backs Romney — And Gay Marriage

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Separations T.H. White & White, T.H.
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Private Spotlight
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Hot No Ho The Lions & Lions

Many computer users today use tools like Facebook MySpace to connect online. But some computer hobbyists still use pre-Web technologies to interact. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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In Noisy Digital Era, 'Elegant' Internet Still Thrives

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Near the end of his headlining set at the 2012 Coachella Valley Music & Arts festival, Snoop Dogg (left) performed next to a hologram of the deceased Tupac Shakur. Christopher Polk/Getty Images hide caption

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How That Tupac Hologram At Coachella Worked

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California Love Dr. Dre, Tupac Shakur et. al.
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Ultimate Death Row Collection
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Pop Client Mylab

A tax service company in Brooklyn, N.Y, on Tuesday, the filing deadline for federal taxes. Mary Altaffer/AP hide caption

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If You Hate Tax Day, Just Wait Until Next Year

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Givin Up Food for Jah The Lions
But I Like the Message John Scofield
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But I Like the Message
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Piety Street
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Hard Sole Shoe Jenny Scheinman
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U.S. Navy crewmen watch a B-25 bomber take off from the USS Hornet for the Doolittle Raid on Tokyo on April 18, 1942. AP hide caption

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How America 'Struck Back': Doolittle Raid Turns 70

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Elizabeth Reed John Pizzarelli

"As usual, the party in my imagination is much grander than the actual one," Kat Edmonson says of the song "Champagne." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kat Edmonson 'Just Wasn't Made For These Times'

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What Else Can I Do Kat Edmonson
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What Else Can I Do
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Way Down Low
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I Don't Care If It's Your Birthday All Good Funk Alliance

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