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  1. Documentary on talented, troubled singer delayed by widowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Chesnutt's insightful, often autobiographical songs about vulnerability and mortality never attained huge commercial success, but earned praise and respect from fans, fellow musicians, and friends before the quadriplegic's death from taking an overdose of muscle relaxants in 2009. A nearly-completed documentary, "What Doesn't Kill Me: The Life and Music of Vic Chesnutt," directed by longtime D.C. filmmaker Scott Stuckey, tells the bittersweet story of the singer/songwriter's lifelong search for inner peace, after a drunken driving crash that broke his neck, shortly after high school.

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  2. Parasite yet another threat to already troubled amphibiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    This handout image provided by Michael J. Yabsley, University of Georgia is from the liver of a tadpole that died in 2006 as part of a mass die-off in a lake in Athens, Ga., and magnified 100 times. The purple dots are stained parasites that have now turned up in frogs and tadpoles worldwide and is just one more threat for an already declining amphibian population.

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