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Imagining the life of Susan Boyle

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Britain's Got Talent star Susan Boyle has received nearly 40 million hits on YouTube, an invitation to appear on the Oprah Winfrey Show, and US TV network CBS has launched a search for "America's Susan Boyle" in the space of a week. Writer AL Kennedy considers why she has caught the public's imagination.

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