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'Kingdom' Examines Afghanistan Through The Prism Of The Karzai Family

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South Korean actress Choi Eun-hee (left) and director Shin Sang-ok (right) made nearly 20 films for their captor, Kim Jong Il. Courtesy of Magnolia Pictures hide caption

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Acting For Film Or Acting For Life? Doc Tells Story Of Kim Jong Il's Captives

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New Law Will Require IMDB To Remove Actors' Ages If Requested

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Arts And Craft Beers: Brewers Draw Drinkers' Eyes With Snazzy Tap Handles

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'Deepwater Horizon' Director On The BP Oil Spill And The 'Addictive Dance' For Fuel

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While feasting on a breakfast of hearty grains, the ewes at Dayspring Dairy are milked in two aisles with 12 ewes per aisle. Some have names like Valentine, Fuzzy Nibbleton, July, Cannonball and Latte. Meg McKinney for NPR hide caption

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'Hidden Figures': How Black Women Did The Math That Put Men On The Moon

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Before 'Humans Of New York,' Terkel Showed Dignity In Everyday People In 'Working'

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The Zozobra, a 50-foot-tall, scowling, ghostly white marionette with flailing arms and a flowing muslin robe. Here it is, under construction. Mark Lennihan/Santa Fe New Mexican/Courtesy of the Palace of the Governors Photo Archives hide caption

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Long Before Burning Man, Zozobra Brought Fire And Redemption To The Desert

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Depicting Sexual Predators As Villains In Fiction Is Tricky

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'Working' Then And Now: Studs Terkel's Book Interviews Resurface As Audio

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Not My Job: Jamie Lee Curtis Gets Quizzed On Unlikely Inventions

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Schrafft's was a chain of restaurants, with a candy store attached, that catered to ladies who lunch. To NPR's Lynn Neary, who used to waitress there, Schrafft's "always felt like the epicenter of the comfort zone." MCNY/Gottscho-Schleisner/Getty Images hide caption

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'Let There Be Laughter': Modern Jewish Jokes Poke At Assimilation

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