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Illegal Farm Worker Becomes Brain Surgeon

Tell Me More begins its series "In Limbo" with the story of a man who illegally crossed the U.S. - Mexico border by literally jumping over a fence. He picked tomatoes, shoveled sulfur and scraped fish lard before becoming one of America's most respected neurosurgeons. Host Michel Martin speaks with Dr. Alfredo QuiƱones-Hinojosa.

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