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I'm Walking Backwards for Christmas (Goons) Spike Milligan
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Tu Fin, Mi Comienzo Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian Quesada

Four hundred million pounds of mushrooms come from farms in Chester County, Pa. Eliza Barclay/NPR hide caption

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How A Sleepy Pennsylvania Town Grew Into America's Mushroom Capital

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Comunmixta Sol Pereyra
Pensamiento Empresarios
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Many schools advise students and staff to lock doors and stay in place during a shooting threat. But others are adopting an approach that includes fighting back if escape is impossible. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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To Survive A Shooting, Students Learn To Fight Back

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Lanza Perfume Sol Pereyra
White Elephant Aphrodesia

Martha Redbone's new album is The Garden of Love: Songs of William Blake. Fabrice Trombert/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Blake's Poems, Reborn As Bluesy Folk Tunes, Burn Bright

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I Heard An Angle Singing Martha Redbone
Gibbous Orisha Shark Quest
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Neo-Nazis and their sympathizers march on Feb. 13 to commemorate the World War II firebombing of Dresden, Germany, by Allied planes. Concerns about far-right extremism have grown in Germany after the discovery last year of an extreme far-right cell believed to have carried out a decade-long crime spree, including the murder of 10 people, mainly Turkish shopkeepers, bank robberies and bombs. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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With A Database, Germany Tracks Rise Of Neo-Nazis

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Strange Constellations Bombay Dub Orchestra
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Assosa Mulatu Astatke
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A Swiss cardiologist plots a cheeky graph that shows a country's chocolate consumption may predict its chances of winning a Nobel. John Loo/Flickr.com hide caption

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The Secret To Genius? It Might Be More Chocolate

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Akale Wube Debo Band
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I Like to Score Moby
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Vials of an injectable steroid product made by the New England Compounding Center, which was implicated in the October fungal meningitis outbreak. AP Photo/Minnesota Department of Health hide caption

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Meningitis Outbreak Puts Doctors, Regulators In New Territory

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Necrology The Cinematic Orchestra

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney boards his campaign plane Thursday in Dayton, Ohio, for a flight to North Carolina. In comments to The Columbus Dispatch, Romney said uninsured Americans don't die from a lack of health care. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Romney: People Don't Die For Lack Of Insurance

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Celestation Kinobe
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John Chambers (John Goodman) serves as a guide to the ins and outs of the movie business for CIA agent Tony Mendez (Ben Affleck). Claire Folger/Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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'Argo': A Rescue Mission With Real Hollywood Style

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