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President Obama salutes service members from both sides of the Atlantic as he walks with French President Nicolas Sarkozy during the G-20 summit in Cannes, France, last week. Markus Schreiber/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Nobody Else but Me Jay Leonhart 0:58

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Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney works the crowd as he marches in the Fourth of July parade in Amherst, N.H. Members of Generation X supported GOP candidates by a small margin in 2010. Now they are split between Romney and President Obama. Jim Cole/AP hide caption

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Catherine The Great: Empress of Russia Catherine II championed the ideas of the Enlightenment during her 34-year reign. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Fat Kid Todd Phillips 0:35

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Psalm for the Elks Lodge Last Call The Weakerthans 0:58

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Journalist Andy Rooney poses in his office at CBS in New York City on June 19, 1998. Rooney delivered his first 60 Minutes commentary on July 2, 1978. Jim Cooper/AP hide caption

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Daniel Ortega is seeking a third term in Sunday's elections despite a constitutional limit on holders of the office to two terms. Rodrigo Arangua/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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John Wesley Harding's latest album is called The Sound of His Own Voice. Allison Michael Orenstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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