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This Week On Metro Connection: Fatherhood

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We'll get a jump start on Father's Day with a show dedicated to dads. We'll meet a D.C. teen who will have his young daughter in tow as he graduates from high school. We'll talk with a same-sex couple about their decision to become dads. Plus, we'll hear the tale of a dedicated dad... who just happens to be a great horned owl.


[Music: "Every Little Bit Hurts by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Waiting (Father Knows Best Theme"" by Don Ferris and Irving Friedman]

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