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American actor David Hasselhoff speaks to protesters next to a remnant of the Berlin Wall last week. Thousands of people turned out to oppose a plan to knock down one of the few remaining sections of the wall. A small part was removed Wednesday. Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Looking for Freedom David Hasselhoff 0:18

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St. Louis Blues Don Byron 1:30

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Bulgar a la Naftule [Naftule's Bulgar] Klezmer Conservatory Band 0:29

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The chief of Amnesty International Russia, Sergei Nikitin, at his Moscow office on March 25, after Russian prosecutors and tax police carried out a search. The group is one of many that have been searched under a new law that critics say is being used to stifle dissent. Ivan Sekretarev/AP hide caption

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L' Espionnage Pomme de Terre Tuatara 1:31

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As embattled, closeted lawyer Andrew Beckett, Tom Hanks brought gay rights to trial in 1993's Philadelphia. Bureau L.A. Collection / Corbis hide caption

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Senior Associate Andrew Beckett Howard Shore 0:15

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This artist rendering shows Paul Clement (second from left) with Solicitor General Donald B. Verrilli Jr. (seated, right), addressing the Supreme Court on Wednesday. Justices pictured are (from left) Sonia Sotomayor, Stephen Breyer, Clarence Thomas, Antonin Scalia, Chief Justice John Roberts, Anthony Kennedy, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Samuel Alito and Elena Kagan. Dana Verkouteren/AP hide caption

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Rat Cage Beastie Boys 0:22

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'S Equals Zero Kodomo 0:08

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Dovid, Shpil Es Nukkh Amol [Play It Again, Dave] Klezmer Conservatory Band 0:30

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Demonstrators protest outside the Statehouse in Montpelier, Vt., in April 2000, the month the nation's first law recognizing same-sex civil unions was signed by the governor. Toby Talbot/AP hide caption

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Carincero de Chicago Chicha Libre 0:18

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Solid Gold [Joshua's Iz Solid Mix] VHS or Beta 0:18

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