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This Week On Metro Connection: Love

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We'll tip our hat to Saint Valentine, as we bring you a show all about love. We'll meet a couple whose relationship has survived the hardships of life on the streets, and we'll consider the difficulties of online dating in the nation's capital. Plus, we'll hear from a go-go trumpeter with a long love of the D.C. music scene.  And we'll talk with a couple suing Virginia for the right to marry.

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'Southside With You' Has Us Asking: Where Is The Love In Black Movies?

The movie Southside with You is opening in theaters. The film follows Michelle and Barack Obama's very first date, and shows something we don't get too see too often in film: black romance.
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Ramen Noodles Are Now The Prison Currency Of Choice

Ramen will buy anything from smuggled fruit to laundry services from fellow inmates, a study at one prison finds. It's not just that ramen is tasty: Prisoners say they're not getting enough food.
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Episode 721: Unbuilding A City

Why is it so hard to knock down 17 vacant houses in a shrinking city?
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An event called District Arcade brings together 23 locally made video games.

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