The Current | Feb 14, 2013 | 25:54

February 14, 2013

Today we have stories of disappointment related to the Senate. Desire ... about those searching for-a-doctor. And Destiny ... about the Ghost Ship adrift on the high seas, love on the Lyubov Orlova. We check in on listener thoughts in Checking-In.

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