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The highlight for many Sunday listeners is the puzzle segment with Puzzlemaster Will Shortz, the crossword puzzle editor of The New York Times.

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Ah, time for sports.

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Time for sports.

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Time now for Talkin Birds.

UNIDENTIFIED WOMAN: A bird show - I like that. I love birds.

UNIDENTIFIED MAN: Ray Brown's Talkin' Birds.

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At long last, time for sports.

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State Budget Cuts Hit Universities

Feb 25, 2017

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