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The National during a special recording of their election-inspired “Bloodbuzz Ohio,” performed for Marketplace at their recording studio in Rhinebeck, N.Y.
Martha Little
Supporters listen behind barricades as U.S. President Barack Obama holds a campaign rally at Loudoun County High School on August 2, 2012 in Leesburg, Virginia.
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