A Dominatrix Reveals All In 'Whip Smart' Memoir

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Jazz lyricist Fran Landesman. Eamonn McCabe/Redferns hide caption

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Remembering Jazz Lyricist And Poet Fran Landesman

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A Libyan rebel fighter flashes a victory sign as an aircraft carrying supplies for the rebels departs along a guarded mile-long stretch of road being used as runway, outside of Rhybat in western Libya, on July 19. Gaia Anderson/AP hide caption

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Reporting In Libya And Dodging Bullets, Bombs

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How Bin Laden's Death Has Affected Al-Qaida

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Henry Louis Gates Jr., is the director of the W. E. B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research and the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor at Harvard University. NYU Press hide caption

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What It Means To Be 'Black In Latin America'

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Brendan Gleeson plays Sgt. Gerry Boyle in John Michael McDonagh's black comedy The Guard. Sony Picture Classics hide caption

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Brendan Gleeson, On 'Guard' As A Small-Town Cop

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In Sarah's Key, American journalist Julia Jarmond (Kristin Scott Thomas) tries to find out what happened during World War II on the property where she recently moved with her husband. Julien Bonet/The Weinstein Company hide caption

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Kristin Scott Thomas: 'Sarah's Key' To A Dark Past

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Donald Ray Pollock On Finding Fiction Late In Life

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Ants: 'A Global Safari With A Cast Of Trillions'

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Weather Warnings For A 'Climate Changed Planet'

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Who's Really Writing States' Legislation?

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Louisiana Rep. Noble E. Ellington has been a member of the state House since 1995. He serves on several committees, including Appropriations and the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget. Louisiana House of Representatives hide caption

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National Chairman Of ALEC Responds To Report

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Bob Ingersoll (left) spent nine years with Nim, the subject of an experiment to see if apes could communicate with humans using sign language. Ingersoll is now the president of Mindy's Memory Primate Sanctuary. Roadside Attractions hide caption

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'Project Nim': A Chimp's Very Human, Very Sad Life

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This image provided by IntelCenter on Feb. 28, 2010, shows Humam Khalil Abu-Mulal al-Balawi in a posthumous video message posted on extremist websites. The al-Qaida double agent killed seven CIA operatives when he set off the 30-pound bomb strapped to his body at a fortified base in Afghanistan near the Pakistani border in December 2009. AP/IntelCenter hide caption

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The Al-Qaida 'Triple Agent' Who Infiltrated The CIA

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The Harrow and the Harvest is the first new album from Gillian Welch and David Rawlings since 2003. Mark Seliger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Gillian Welch & David Rawlings: The Fresh Air Interview

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