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September 27, 2012 Show

Two in-depth interviews of high school drop-outs: Shi Leach skipped classes and blew off work, but guidance at a North Carolina university helped him flourish. And Bailey Karpa almost dropped out when she got pregnant at 16, but when she got help from a Washington state program for teen parents, she found a manageable routine.

Music

"Lookout for Hope" by Jerry Douglas; "Hii Power" by Kendrick Lamar; "Tabara" by Ali Farka Toure; and "Parchman Blues" by Tangle Eye.

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