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: On the way home tonight, All Things Considered’s lead stories were:

1. The replacement of Gen. Sanchez as Iraq commander.

2. An American Friends protest with empty boots on Capitol Hill symbolizing dead American soldiers with many, many quotes.

3. The guy who built Abu Ghraib protests Bush’s promise to tear it down.

These were the three most important stories in the world tonight? OK on the Sanchez story; that was actual news. But the other two?