Betty Reid Soskin, 92, is the oldest active full-time National Park Service ranger in the United States. She and her colleagues at the Rosie the Riveter World War II Home Front National Historical Park are preparing to unveil new permanent exhibits at the park on May 24. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Actor Joe Morton has appeared in films like Speed and Terminator 2 and TV shows like Law & Order and The Good Wife. Matt Sayles/AP hide caption

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Carrie Mae Weems, a 2013 MacArthur Fellow. John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation hide caption

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Legendary filmmaker Spike Lee is using the website Kickstarter to raise money for his latest project. Richard Drew/AP hide caption

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