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Gymnast Gabrielle Douglas, showing off her gold medal in the women's individual all-around competition last week. Julie Jacobson/AP hide caption

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William Raspberry celebrates after it was announced that he won the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for commentary. Denis Paquin/AP hide caption

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Nineteenth century bilboes typically found on slave ships are displayed at the Smithsonian's new exhibit: "Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox of Liberty." Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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