All Things Considered for July 21, 2012 Hear the All Things Considered program for July 21, 2012

Pastor Mary Lu Saddoris (left) prays with Isaac Pacheo (center) and Courtney McGregor near a photo of their friend Alex Sullivan on Saturday at a memorial near the movie theater in Aurora, Colo. Ted S. Warren/AP hide caption

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Residents Struggle With Tragedy's 'Stain' On Aurora

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Kenny Clarke Charlie Watts & Jim Keltner
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Mathematician Max Little has come up with an algorithm that can detect Parkinson's just using a person's voice. Courtesy of Max Little hide caption

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Say 'Ahhh': A Simpler Way To Detect Parkinson's

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Immigration, The Gold Mountain And A Wedding Photo

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Aria Saadi is an Iranian-born musician and actor, who fled the country several years ago and is currently based in Canada. KEXP hide caption

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Fleeing Iran After A Fateful Gig

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Outer Accelerator Stereolab
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To audition for the BSO, percussionist Mike Tetreault was required to prepare musical excerpts from 50 pieces on nine different instruments, including timpani. Sean Hagwell /Mike Tetreault hide caption

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A Musician And The Audition Of His Life

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Must Be the Moon !!!
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Discoteca Nacional Clorofila
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