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Celebrate the Fourth of July with an all-day marathon of "This; American Life." The marvelous characters, the odd and eccentric personalities who tell us strange tales which we somehow all recognize, the touching moments that happen in the most unlikely of circumstances, the element of the unexpected and the surprising - the signature sound of This American Life. The shows to be broadcast are "Pray;," "Pimp; Anthology," "Last; Words," "Notes; on Camp," "Name; Change," "First; Day," "Welcome; to America," and "Double; Lives." Join David Sedaris, Sarah Vowell, Dan Savage, Sandra Tsing Loh, and other favorites in this special 8-hour production beginning Monday, July 5, at 9 am.