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Jason Reitman began writing Up in the Air six years ago but put it aside to write and direct his first major feature, Thank You For Smoking. Dale Robinette/Paramount Pictures hide caption

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Director Jason Reitman Finds His Feet 'Up In The Air'

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Jordanian Journalist Lifts Veil On Honor Killings

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Hal Holbrook, Basking In 'That Evening Sun'

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Nigella Offers Simple Recipes For Holiday Cheer

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Neil Gaiman Asks: Heard Any Good Books Lately?

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Big-Screen Memories Of A New York Adventure

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Customers and staff at the Tastee Diner in Bethesda, Md., say "sailboat sandwiches" are the way to go. Alice Winkler/NPR hide caption

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Rectangles Vs. Triangles: The Great Sandwich Debate

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Want To Break Up? 'Tis The Season, So Better Hurry

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Raw Foods Restaurant Pioneers Cattle Country

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Brooks And Reiner's 2,000-Year-Old Man Turns 50

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Fingering Shakespeare's First Drafts

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Vaccines: What You Don't Really Need To Know

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