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On Inside Amy Schumer, the comic (here with Jon Glaser and Adrian Martinez) deploys everything from scripted vignettes to stand-up comedy and man-on-the-street-style interviews. Matt Peyton/Comedy Central hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Amy Schumer, 'Bling Ring' And 'Americanah'

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"These thing that were a part of me before the crash, are still present in me" - Joshua Prager James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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Can Everything Change In An Instant?

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"I no longer want to postpone anything in life" - Ric Elias James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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What Runs Through Your Mind As Your Plane Is Crashing?

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Inspired by "Standing Man" Erdem Gunduz, protesters stand silently during an action at Istanbul's Taksim Square on June 23. Among the latest recommended reads from Tina Brown is a Foreign Affairs article on how Turkey's manipulates media coverage of political unrest. Burak Kara/Getty Images hide caption

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Tina Brown's Must-Reads: On Media, The People, And Strife

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As kids, Jorma Taccone, Andy Samberg and Akiva Schaffer were all obsessed with hip-hop and TV shows like Yo! MTV Raps. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: The Lonely Island, Kanye West And Carl Hiaasen

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Funeral Director Reflects On Life Full Of 'Sad, Good' Times

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Oliver Sacks, Exploring How Hallucinations Happen

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Actor James Gandolfini speaks at the New York Film Critics Circle Awards in January 2013. He died on June 19. Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images hide caption

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Gandolfini Through The Eyes Of Those He Worked With

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Will Brazil's About-Face Drive Back Protests?

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Detail from a painting found on the walls of a 4,000-year-old tomb in Luxor, Egypt, that depicts bread making. Werner Forman Archive hide caption

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Gourmands Through The Ages: 'A History Of Food In 100 Recipes'

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Model Malliha Ahmad holds a sign inviting passersby to touch her hair. un-ruly.com hide caption

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A Hair-Touching Exhibit Touches Off A Range Of Reactions

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'Teenpreneur' Makes Money Off Great-Grandma's Hair Recipe

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To Arm, Or Not To Arm The Syrian Rebels?

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Amelia Earhart Legacy, Enduring Mystery

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