All Things Considered for August 12, 2012 Hear the All Things Considered program for August 12, 2012

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People attend a candlelight vigil for the victims of the Aug. 5 shooting at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek, Wis., on Aug. 7. Tom Lynn/AP hide caption

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Breaking Down Gun Violence: No 'Simple Formula'

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Crepuscolo Sul Mare Kid Loco
Gun The Golden Palominos
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U.S. Republican vice presidential hopeful Paul Ryan greets supporters during a campaign rally in High Point, N.C., on Sunday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Ryan Brings The Love To Romney's Campaign

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The Watcher Avishai Cohen
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Turkey's Nevin Yanit (from left) United States' Kellie Wells and Russia's Tatyana Dektyareva compete in a women's 100-meter hurdles semifinal. Exactly how many yards is that? Anja Niedringhaus/AP hide caption

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Hard Lessons At the Olympics, Like The Metric System

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Survival Muse
Good Time Brazilian Girls
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The Very Best: A Would-Be Lion Chaser's Backup Plan

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We OK The Very Best
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Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa Vampire Weekend
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