Simon Says "Weekend Edition Saturday" host Scott Simon shares his perspective on news and events both large and small.

Arizona Cardinals fans wear masks of Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton during the NFL game between the New York Jets and Arizona Cardinals Oct. 17, 2016. Norm Hall/Getty Images hide caption

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Stop Lying, America. You Love Election 2016

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Adlai E. Stevenson and President Dwight Eisenhower shake hands at the White House in Washington, Feb. 17, 1953. A few months before, Eisenhower had defeated Stevenson in the presidential election. AP hide caption

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Graceful Losers Triumph, In Spite Of Defeat

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Bob Dylan performed on the Late Show with David Letterman in 2015. CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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A Nobel In Literature For Bob Dylan, Whose Words Transcend Form

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The State Crime Lab at the Ohio Attorney General's headquarters of the Bureau of Criminal Investigation displayed a variety of different types of heroin. The Washington Post/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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Remembering A Few Of The People Behind Overdose Numbers In Ohio

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Ibrahim Halil Dudu is a master tailor. He's also a Syrian refugee living in Ontario, and when the bride next door's zipper broke, he came to the rescue. Lindsay Coulter/Lindsay Coulter Photography hide caption

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An Act Of Kindness, From One Immigrant To Another

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In this photo made from a Sept. 16, 2016 police video, Terence Crutcher, left, with his arms up is pursued by police officers as he walks next to his stalled SUV moments before he was shot and killed by one of the officers in Tulsa, Okla. Tulsa Police Department via AP hide caption

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For Students In Tulsa, Pain Frames Conversation About Crutcher

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In this photo taken February 2016, children peer from a partially destroyed home in Aleppo, Syria. Alexander Kots/AP hide caption

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'What Is Aleppo?' There's No Easy Answer

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When your dog looks like she's listening to you, she really is. Ray Montgomery/Flickr hide caption

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Who's A Good Girl? Your Dog, Who Understands More Than You Might Think

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U.S. Cellular Field will become known as Guaranteed Rate Field starting in November. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption

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Fear Not, White Sox Fans: You'll Get Used To 'Guaranteed' Field

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Omran Daqneesh sits in the back of an ambulance after he was injured during air strikes in Aleppo. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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In The Face Of A Bloodied Boy, A Call To Look More Deeply At Syria

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Jeni Stepien with her hand on Arthur Thomas' chest after he walked her down the aisle at her wedding last Friday. The groom, Paul Maenner, stands to the left. Lauren Demby/Lauren Renee Design hide caption

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Through Organ Donation, A Heart Lives On

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The Fears Of A Clown

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You obviously don't need to be tall to be an all-star. You can be 6-foot-6 like pitcher Chris Sale (L), 6-foot-2 like outfielder Mike Trout (C) or 5-foot-5 like second baseman Jose Altuve (R). Most societies have grown taller over the past century, but the rate in places with poor health and access to food has declined or plateaued. Dennis Poroy/Getty Images hide caption

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Simon: Maybe We Should Eat Better If We're To Be Taller

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A crowd of over 4,000 people filled the Gospel Tabernacle in Fort Wayne, Ind., to hear Col. Charles Lindbergh address a rally of the America First Committee on October 3, 1941. AP hide caption

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'America First,' Invoked By Trump, Has A Complicated History

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Balancing Safety And Celebration On The Streets Of France

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