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Sun June 26, 2011
NPR Story

Mayor's Muzak Fails To Soothe Some Residents

The mayor of the high desert town of Lancaster, Calif., says he believes he's found the solution to bringing down crime and making people in the city generally happier and less stressed. He's piping in new age music and bird songs all around downtown. Residents are not necessarily happy. Gloria Hillard reports.

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