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While in college, Matt Stone (left) and Trey Parker wrote and directed a black comedy called Cannibal! The Musical. A Fox executive saw the film and commissioned the duo to create an animated short, which eventually led to the creation of South Park. Michael Yarish/Comedy Central hide caption

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Cynthia Nixon, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall and Kristen Davis all return for the sequel. The four leave New York and head to Abu Dhabi. Craig Blankenhorn/New Line Productions hide caption

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Bear Family has just released Louie and the Lovers: The Complete Recordings, the band's long-rumored second album. Bear Family hide caption

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Tracey Thorn's third album focuses on the small details in life: weddings, singles bars and the size of one's jeans. Edward Bishop hide caption

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Cannes-do duo: Former CIA agent Valerie Plame (left) walks the red carpet with Naomi Watts, who plays Plame in the drama Fair Game, at the 63rd Cannes Film Festival. Valery Hache/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A man browses the Internet at the site of the World Expo 2010 in Shanghai on May 6. Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Dammit, Chloe — We're Running Out Of Time! After eight seasons, special agent Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) will no longer deal with assassination threats, nuclear weapons, decoys or executions. Kelsey McNeal/Fox hide caption

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The Lost cast — including Josh Holloway, Evangeline Lilly and Jorge Garcia — put the capstone on a six-year story arc with a 2 1/2-hour finale that critic David Bianculli found satisfying on more than one level. ABC hide caption

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At age 85, conductor Pierre Boulez says he might start to cut back on concerts in favor of spending more time composing. courtesy of Naxos of America, Inc. hide caption

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The cast of the 20th season of Law and Order includes S. Epatha Merkerson from left), Jeremy Sisto, Anthony Anderson, Sam Waterston, Alana De La Garza and Linus Roache. Virginia Sherwood/NBC hide caption

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Artie Shaw prepares for a concert in London in 1951. John Pratt/Stringer/Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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In The Oath, Abu Jandal, who served as Osama bin Laden's personal bodyguard from 1996 to 2000, says he feels guilty for sending his brother-in-law, Salim Hamdan, down a path that led to Hamdan's incarceration at Guantanamo Bay. Zeitgeist Films hide caption

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The Rev. Gregory Boyle is the director and founder of Homeboy Industries and the former pastor of Dolores Mission Church in Los Angeles. Mike Nelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A regular performer at the Village Vanguard, Anat Cohen paid tribute to her early clarinet hero Benny Goodman in 2009, in honor of his 100th birthday. Osnat Rom hide caption

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Lisa Ling (left) went on Larry King Live to plead for her sister Laura's release. She chose CNN, she writes in Somewhere Inside, because Kim Jong Il reportedly watches it in Pyongyang. Courtesy of Laura and Lisa Ling hide caption

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American-Yemeni Islamic cleric Imam Anwar al-Awlaki, shown in Yemen in 2008. Awlaki has reportedly been added to the CIA's list of targets to be killed or captured. Muhammad ud-Deen/AP hide caption

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