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Peter O'Toole rides across the desert in Jordan during the filming of Lawrence of Arabia in November 1961. He says that at first, learning to ride a camel was "impossible." AP hide caption

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The Camels Were 'Impossible': Peter O'Toole Remembers 'Arabia'

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Overture London Philharmonic Orchestra
Arrival at Auda's Camp London Philharmonic Orchestra
Fly Me to the Moon Jimmy Amadie, Bill Goodwin et. al.
If I Were a Bell Jimmy Amadie

With new songs and covers, La La Brooks' All or Nothing isn't just an attempted career comeback. Jacob Blickenstaff/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Former Girl-Group Singer Goes 'All Or Nothing'

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White Christmas Charlie Parker's All Stars
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