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  There were celebrations in four Michigan counties where a year ago same-sex couples crowded into courthouses to get married. That was right after a federal judge struck down Michigan’s same-sex marriage ban.

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Eurozone Threatened By Divide Between Greece And Germany

Mar 23, 2015
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Sound is at the heart of what we do. And we've lost a colleague who personified the art of gathering it.

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BILL DEPUTY: I was hoping we could do some ambience here.

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It's A Party, Dude!

Mar 20, 2015
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This Museum Lets You Play The Artist

Mar 20, 2015
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Spring is officially here and that means flowers, gardens and bugs. At least one man couldn't be happier about the return of insects — especially the ones that hurt.

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This week's Cinema Chat is an extended length "special edition" focusing on this year's Ann Arbor Film Festival.  Patrick Campion talks with Russ Collins and Leslie Raymond. 

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He's Fixing A Hole

Mar 19, 2015
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A film said to be made in Syria shows a man on a chair. You can't really see where he is - maybe some cafe. But it's quiet. The camera never moves. The man looks at his hands. He stays silent for 40 seconds. At last, he speaks.

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