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How did your life collide with the headlines in 2007?
Iraq, the subprime crisis, Facebook, immigration, oil prices - 2007 had no shortage of hefty headlines. We'd like to hear about how these and other major news events of the past year affected you. Where did your life collide with the news in 2007?

What's your holiday performance story?
The office talent show, the neighborhood caroling posse, the school pageant ... At holiday time we often sing, dance, and dress as shepherds. Did you bloom in the warmth of your audience's adulation, or freeze up like the snowman you'd rather be building? Did your holiday performance change your life or that of someone close to you?

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The Chute Master
This weekend in Camden, Maine, more than 300 teams are competing in the 17th Annual U.S. National Toboggan Championships. The name is probably a bit overstated. Anyone with the right kind of sled can take a ride down the 400-foot, ice-covered chute on Ragged Mountain. And they will. Men and women, old and young, people in costumes with no chance to win and people who take this really, really seriously are all competing. And there is one man who helps make it all possible. They call him the "chutemaster." We sent Keith O'Brien to talk to the man who makes it all happen.

Take a ride on a toboggan...

Video courtesy Vacation Land Productions