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 Before joining the military, Chavez dreamed of becoming a major league pitcher.
Before joining the military, Chavez dreamed of becoming a major league pitcher.

March 08, 2013 Show

Rafael Simón Jiménez was a high school friend of Venezuela President Hugo Chavez, who died this week. As the country mourns, Dick speaks with Rafael Simón about the leader as a young man. Also in this show: A dreamy trip to Brazil, Argentina and France through the music of Dom la Nena.

Music

"Mi Tripon" by John Jiminez; selections from Dom La Nena's album “Ela;” "Flatbush Waltz" from “Perlman Plays Klezmer.”

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