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This Week On Metro Connection: Breaking The Mold

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We'd like to think we're breaking the mold all the time - what with our captivating, sound-rich storytelling and all. But this week we're breaking the mold in an even more explicit (and humble) way, by devoting an entire hour to people and things across the D.C. region that are going against the grain, from a classical-punk theater troupe to a nonprofit hoping to diversify the tech world.

Music: "Every Little Bit Hurts" by Title Tracks from It Was Easy / "Break Even" by Sunfly Hits from Volume 274

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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, July 29

This week you can see a jazz concert or check out an all-glass exhibit.

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For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try a sandwich with a cult following. It's the Korean steak from Rhea's Market and Deli in San Francisco.
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McDonnell Trial Underway On Tuesday

With jury selection completed on Monday, opening statements are expected this morning in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell.

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Solving The Scourge That Is Slow Hotel Wi-Fi

Hotels are happy to charge you $300 a night for a stay, but their Wi-Fi speeds are often too slow to stream a movie. Now, two competing sites are trying to solve the problem.

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