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Words Of Wisdom For The Graduating Class Of Moore, Okla.

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Spotless Mind Jon Brion
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Gateway Arch 'Biography' Reveals Complex History Of An American Icon

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His statue may be a Theater District landmark now, but George M. Cohan caused no small amount of trouble for Actors' Equity early in its history. The union marks its 100th anniversary this year. Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Equity At 100: More Than Just A Broadway Baby

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An image from the 2013 production of Le Sacre du Printemps by the Joffrey Ballet, Chicago, reflects the hard jumps and stamps of Vaslav Nijinsky's original choreography. Herbert Migdoll/Joffrey Ballet hide caption

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Then The Curtain Opened: The Bracing Impact Of Stravinsky's 'Rite'

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Clairy Browne's Rock 'N' Soul Bus Rolls To The U.S.

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