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A Swedish Curmudgeon Wins Hearts, On The Page, And Now On Screen

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How Carli Lloyd Became A Soccer Star 'When Nobody Was Watching'

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Curious George — who was originally named Fifi — turns 75 this year. Despite some dated themes (we're looking at you, Man with the Yellow Hat) George is now a multimillion-dollar franchise. Margaret Rey says she and her husband had no idea what Curious George would become. "We loved monkeys and just wrote a book about a monkey," she said. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt hide caption

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Curious George Celebrates 75 Years Of Monkey Business

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'Eyes On The Street' Details Jane Jacobs' Efforts To Put Cities First

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'Kingdom' Examines Afghanistan Through The Prism Of The Karzai Family

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'Hidden Figures': How Black Women Did The Math That Put Men On The Moon

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Before 'Humans Of New York,' Terkel Showed Dignity In Everyday People In 'Working'

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Depicting Sexual Predators As Villains In Fiction Is Tricky

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'Working' Then And Now: Studs Terkel's Book Interviews Resurface As Audio

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'Let There Be Laughter': Modern Jewish Jokes Poke At Assimilation

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Mary Karr On Writing Memoirs: 'No Doubt I've Gotten A Million Things Wrong'

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Emmys, Comedy And Your Spooky Grandpa

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