Vijay Iyer is on faculty at New York University, The New School and the School for Improvisational Music. Jimmy Katz hide caption

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Jeremy Denk has recently written for The New Yorker and The New York Times Book Review. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Key methamphetamine ingredient pseudoephedrine is most easily found in cold and allergy medicines. Ann Heisenfelt/AP hide caption

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Elton John tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross that The Diving Board is "a very adult album." Joseph Guay/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Liberace sits at a gold-leafed piano in the living room of his then-new Hollywood mansion in November 1961. Keystone Features/Getty Images hide caption

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Execution witness Don Reid stands in the death chamber of the Texas State Penitentiary on July 31, 1972, where he officially watched 189 men die in the heavy oak electric chair. The Supreme Court struck down capital punishment on June 29 of that year. AP hide caption

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Charles Manson is escorted to his arraignment on conspiracy and murder charges in 1969. AP hide caption

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Linda Ronstadt performs in 1970. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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Danny (Chris Messina) and Mindy learn that medicine isn't all fun and games. Beth Dubber/Fox hide caption

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Billie Jean King, seen here in 1977, learned to play tennis on the public courts near her Long Beach, Calif., home. Kathy Willens/AP/Press Association Images hide caption

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