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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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It's not totally obvious, but big concerts put a lot of stress on the environment: the trucks, the trash, the electricity. This weekend is Live Earth: concerts on seven continents all aimed at saving the environment. The concerts are trying to be environmentally neutral, but is it possible for the music business to do that?