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If You Want To Teach Kids History, Try Grossing Them Out First

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No One Wants To Be With The Marlboro Man: Terry Crews On 'Manhood'

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A 'New York Times' Shake-Up, But Not The One You're Thinking Of

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Greenwald On NSA Leaks: 'We've Erred On The Side Of Excess Caution'

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For Geithner, Financial Crisis Was Like Landing A Burning Plane

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Why Aren't Teens Reading Like They Used To?

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For Artistic Criminal, Breaking Rules Is Key To 'Creativity'

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'Insatiable': One Woman's Love Affair With The Porn Industry

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Larry McMurtry Loves The West, But Knocks The Cowboy Off His High Horse

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Why Bring Up Death When We Could Talk About 'Something More Pleasant'?

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A Film And Fashion Icon On Aging, And The Power Of Turtlenecks

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The 'Marvelous Living' Of Soprano Jessye Norman

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