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On Nov. 29, 2008, an Indian soldier takes cover as the Taj Mahal hotel burns during a gun battle between Indian military and militants inside the Mumbai hotel. David Guttenfelder/AP hide caption

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The American Behind The 2008 Attack On Mumbai

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Fiery Crash Andrew Bird
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Crazy Quilt Kevin Hays & Brad Mehldau
Palace Nash, Ted & Still Evolved
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To Live Is to Die Metallica
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Dans la Nuit Louis Sclavis
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Many of Degas' nudes have their backs turned to the viewer. Above, Degas' pastel work, After the Bath, Woman Drying Her Neck, 1886-95. Photo Musee d'Orsay/rmn/Museum of Fine Arts, Boston hide caption

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Degas' Nudes Depict The Awkwardness Of Real Life

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Girl With the Flaxen Hair Joshua Bell
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