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Place A Bet On Your Weight-Loss Goal And You May Win Twice

New weight-loss programs have dieters put cash on the line in a wager that they'll reach their goal.

Sunda Straits Ancient Future
Trader Ancient Future
C (Radio Edit) JK Soul
Roboter-Höhlenbewohner My Education
Peasant Dance My Education
In the 6th Trombone Shorty
Hurricane Season Trombone Shorty
Night of the Skeptic Tin Hat Trio
Snow Niklas Aman

Anita Mitzel spent eight years working as a narrator at auto shows. In 1981, she presented for Cadillac at the San Francisco Auto Show. Courtesy of Anita Mitzel hide caption

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From 'Spin-And-Grin Girl' To 'Product Specialist' — An Auto Show Evolution

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$ Vic/FTL (Me And You) (Instrumental) El-P
Go Bang SBTRKT

Albert Tamanja Bidim, a community volunteer, distributes ivermectin, the tablet that fights river blindness, in the Ghanaian town of Beposo 2. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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What A Difference A Drug Makes In The Fight Against River Blindness

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I Walk Alone Marijata
Mother Africa Marijata
Live and Let Die 2Cellos

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The Accidental Wheelman Of Martin Luther King Jr.

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Wade in the Water Ramsey Lewis
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Green Bay Packers' Elijah Pitts runs with the ball during Super Bowl I against the Kansas City Chiefs at Memorial Coliseum on Jan. 15, 1967, in Los Angeles. Focus On Sport/Focus on Sport/Getty Images hide caption

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Super Bowl I Tape Was Erased Long Ago; Now The Game Will Air Again

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Black & Yellow Josh Vietti
Between Woodland Epic45
Till the Sun Comes Back Around Chris Cornell
Five and Nine Last Lungs
Drunkard's Waltz Joel Savoy

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