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The Violent Bear It Away Moby
Multilaternal Nuclear Disarmament Beastie Boys

Asdrubal Cabrera (left) leads the resurgent Cleveland Indians in hitting. Here, he's congratulated by Travis Buck after crossing home plate. Jamie Squire/Getty Images hide caption

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The Scoreboard Doesn't Lie: The Indians Are Winning

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That Dog Won't Hunt Jimmy Thackery & the Drivers
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What Part of "No" Jimmy Thackery & the Drivers
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Mississippi Blues Clive Carroll
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Mississippi Blues Clive Carroll
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The Pan Piper Lew Soloff, Steve Richman, Harmonie Ensemble of New York
Concierto de Aranjuez Lew Soloff, Steve Richman, Harmonie Ensemble of New York
Bebê Bossa Brasil & Maurício de Souza Group
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An Organ, a Guitar and a Chicken Wing Ray Manzarek & Roy Rogers
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Obvious Crutch The Mattson 2
Give Inski's The Mattson 2 feat. Tommy Guererro

Ek Sonn Chan of Cambodia accepts the 2006 Ramon Magsaysay Award for Government Service, in Manila, Philippines. Chan was cited for his "exemplary rehabilitation of a ruined public utility, bringing safe drinking water to a million people in Cambodia's capital city." Bullit Marquez/AP hide caption

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Phnom Penh's Feat: Getting Clean Tap Water Flowing

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Celtic Reverie Michael Mandrell
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Ode to Stella Gazara Michael Mandrell
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Black Daniele Luppi, Danger Mouse et. al.
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Gambling Priest Daniele Luppi & Danger Mouse
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Rude Profile Various
Salahadeen Various

Students eat breakfast in the classroom at McAuliffe Elementary on Chicago's Northwest Side. The school implemented the Breakfast in the Classroom program voluntarily three years ago. Linda Lutton /WBEZ hide caption

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In Chicago's Schools, Kids Start Day With Breakfast

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Noto Swing Gaucho
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Lady and the Rose Los Lobos
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