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A giant LBJ puppet head is one of Wayne White's creations in the documentary Beauty Is Embarrassing. Beauty Is Embarrassing hide caption

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Mummy Issues: Exhibition designers at the Penn Museum had to scramble to come up with a solution when bureaucratic issues botched a planned opening. The temporary fix? Papier-mache stand-ins for some of the world's most famous mummies. Penn Museum hide caption

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Steve Martin, seen here at an American Museum of Natural History event in November, has had an ugly experience at New York's 92nd Street Y. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images hide caption

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