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Commentator David Zeitz was a "sapper" in Afghanistan. He detected and disassembled mines. He tells the story of a colleague who was seriously injured just feet away from him on a minefield.
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A Conversation With American Ballet Theatre's Misty Copeland (Rebroadcast)

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