The Times is making headlines for more than just its change in leadership; an internal review, which leaked to the press earlier this month, was intensely critical about how the newspaper has adapted to the digital era. AP hide caption

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An Old-Fashioned Newspaperman Takes The Helm In A Digital World

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Max Beckmann's biblical and political triptych Departure (right) hangs on the same wall as Adolf Ziegler's Four Elements triptych, which Hitler owned. Both pieces are part of the Neue Galerie's "Degenerate Art" exhibit. Courtesy of Hulya Kolabas for Neue Galerie New York hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Chris O'Dowd, The Nazi War On Modern Art And Cannes

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Joaquin Phoenix's Her character, Theodore, has a job writing intimate — and sometimes erotic — cards and letters on behalf of other people. Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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Phoenix To Self: 'Why Am I Talking About This? ... Joaquin, Shut Up'

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New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet, seen in 2006 while serving as editor of the Los Angeles Times, said in an interview with NPR that he doesn't believe his predecessor, Jill Abramson, was fired because of gender. Bill Haber/AP hide caption

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'Period Of Turmoil' Preceded Abramson Firing, Says Top Editor At 'Times'

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Maj. Frank Capra sits at his War Department desk in Washington on March 6, 1942. Capra's non-War Department films include It's A Wonderful Life and Mr. Smith Goes To Washington. AP hide caption

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During World War II, Even Filmmakers Reported For Duty

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A Literal Truce Over The Misuse Of 'Literally'

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In Louie, Louis C.K. plays a comic who finds comedy in uncomfortable, touchy topics. K.C. Bailey/FX hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Louis C.K., Miles Davis And A Military Dog

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'TED Radio Hour': What We Fear And How To Fight It

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"I've always wanted to be able to be in front of people ... but then, in reality, whenever I've been presented with that opportunity, it just seems a different thing is going on." — Joe Kowan Ryan Lash/courtesy of TED hide caption

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Is There A Cure For Stage Fright?

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"I think fear is itself a kind of subconscious form of storytelling ... it has the same architecture, a beginning, a middle and an end, and the end is bad." — Karen Thompson Walker James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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What's The Difference Between Rational and Irrational Fears?

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"The scairest thing I've done is ride a rocket ship to space" — Chris Hadfield James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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How Do You Deal With Fear Versus Danger?

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For Actor Michael C. Hall, 'Cold In July' Is A Departure (Of Sorts)

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Hortense McClinton graduated from Howard University in Washington, D.C., in the 1930s and became the first black professor at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Courtesy of Howard University hide caption

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A First Black Professor Remembers Her Segregated Education

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Reporter Glenn Greenwald speaks to reporters in Hong Kong on June 10, 2013, just days after publishing a series of reports about the NSA's mass surveillance programs. Vincent Yu/AP hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Glenn Greenwald, 'Godzilla' And Todd Barry

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Retired Major League Baseball player Mike Piazza's new autobiography, Long Shot, addresses the steroid controversy and recalls the first game after the Sept. 11 attacks. Simon and Schuster hide caption

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Making It In The Big Leagues Was A 'Long Shot' For Catcher Mike Piazza

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