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Fresh Air for July 15, 2011

Kyle Chandler (right) played Coach Eric Taylor in the NBC/DirecTV drama. Bill Records/DirecTV hide caption

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Kyle Chandler: Playing A Coach On 'Friday Night'

Kyle Chandler: Playing A Coach On 'Friday Night'

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The East Dillon Lions have struggled on and off the field in the NBC/DirecTV drama Friday Night Lights. Bill Records/DirecTV hide caption

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Behind The Scenes Of 'Friday Night Lights'

Behind The Scenes Of 'Friday Night Lights'

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Connie Britton plays Tami Taylor, principal at Dillon High and the wife of the school's football coach. Britton has a degree in Asian studies from Dartmouth College. NBC hide caption

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Spending 'Friday Night' With Connie Britton

Spending 'Friday Night' With Connie Britton

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Hallowed Ground: Hermione (Emma Watson), Harry (Daniel Radcliffe) and Ron (Rupert Grint) prepare to meet their destinies at Hogwarts. After eight films, billions of dollars and appearances from seemingly every British thespian, the Harry Potter series has rarely felt so resonant as in its final chapter. Jaap Buitendijk/Warner Brothers hide caption

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'Hallows' Part 2 Works Like A Patronus Charm

'Hallows' Part 2 Works Like A Patronus Charm

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Fresh Air for July 14, 2011

Could it be? The iPhone on Verizon? Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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What It Means To Be 'Always On' A Smartphone

What It Means To Be 'Always On' A Smartphone

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Fresh Air for July 13, 2011

In 2010, Fabrice Tourre, an executive director at Goldman Sachs, became the only person at Goldman Sachs and across Wall Street sued by the SEC for his role in a mortgage securities deal during the housing bubble. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Why Prosecutors Don't Go After Wall Street

Why Prosecutors Don't Go After Wall Street

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Writer and producer Sherwood Schwartz is honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles in March 2008. Nick Ut/AP hide caption

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'Here's The Story' Of Sitcom Creator Sherwood Schwartz

'Here's The Story' Of TV Creator Sherwood Schwartz

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Fresh Air for July 12, 2011

Denis Leary returns for a seventh season of Rescue Me. The season premiere airs Wednesday at 10 p.m. ET on FX. FX hide caption

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Heads Up, TV Fans: Great Shows Start This Week

Heads Up, TV Fans: Great Shows Start This Week

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Fresh Air for July 11, 2011

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Beyonce's '4': An Escape From Her Past

Beyonce's '4': An Escape From Her Past

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