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This Week On Metro Connection: Into The Future

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From psychics to scientists to swashbuckling superheroes, this week we'll meet people charging "Into the Future." We'll also consider what the next 12 months have in store for the District's smallest quadrant, and meet people for whom prepping for the next big disaster is a way of life.

[Music: "Every Little Bit Hurts" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Back to the Future Theme" by Alan Silvestri from Back to the Future Motion Picture Soundtrack]

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