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Who's Afraid Of A Diverse Cast?

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Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich waved goodbye to supporters in 2012, bound for a medium-security facility in Littleton, Colo., for his 14-year sentence on corruption charges. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption

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A Bid For Blagojevich To Return To Springfield

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NPR's Bees (Moderate, Middle Of The Road Bees) Up And Left

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What The Hell's Behind All This Cursing?

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A 9-year-old survivor of a chemical attack on a rebel-held region of Syria on Tuesday receives medical treatment at a hospital in Idlib, Syria, on Wednesday. Mohammed Karkas/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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A Meditation On 'Evil'

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French artist Abraham Poincheval sits over real chicken eggs until they hatch at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris. Stephane de Sakutin /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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An Artist Incubating Chicken Eggs Is No Joke. But Is It Art?

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People lay floral tributes to the victims of the March 22 terror attack in Parliament Square outside the Houses of Parliament in central London. Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Keeping Calm In London, In Spite Of Terror

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Mohammed Mohiedin Anis, or Abu Omar, 70, smokes his pipe as he sits in his destroyed bedroom listening to music on his vinyl player, gramophone, in Aleppo's formerly rebel-held al-Shaar neighbourhood. Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Living Among the Ruins In Aleppo, A Man Keeps Playing His Songs

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The skull of La Ferrassie Neanderthal, from France. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Some Plaque To Build A Theory On: Did Humans And Neanderthals Kiss?

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Oscar statuettes are seen backstage at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Matt Sayles/Matt Sayles/Invision/AP hide caption

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'Gary From Chicago,' And The Flip Side Of 5 Minutes

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From left to right, Salvatore Corsitto as Bonasera, James Caan as Santino 'Sonny' Corleone and Marlon Brando as Don Vito Corleone in 'The Godfather'. Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images hide caption

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'Take The Cannoli': 45 Years Spent Quoting 'The Godfather'

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This image made by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows part of a group of five galaxies known as Stephan's Quintet. NASA, ESA, Hubble SM4 ERO Team /AP hide caption

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'Are We Alone?' Churchill Concludes It's Likely Life Circles Other Suns

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Syria President Bashar al-Assad in Paris in 2010. Remy De La Mauvinier /AP hide caption

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Amnesty International Identifies Assad's 'Policy Of Extermination'

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When Caterpillar Leaves Peoria, What Will Become Of The Town?

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Actress Mary Tyler Moore filming First You Cry in 1978 in New York City. Marty Lederhandler/ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption

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Remembering Mary Tyler Moore, Whose Sunny Smile Masked Steel

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A Plea For President Trump: Restore Respect

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When Ashley Theriot died unexpectedly at the age of 32, her friend ask her family if they'd donate Theriot's kidney. They agreed, and now that kidney — and 7 more of her organs — have new lives. Neil Webb/Ikon Images/Getty Images hide caption

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Through Organ Donation, One Woman's Death Gives Life To Others

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House Speaker Paul Ryan administers the House oath of office to Rep. Roger Marshall, R-Kan., on Capitol Hill as his son dabs. Zach Gibson/AP hide caption

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With One Photo Op, Teen Revives Dabbing — Or Sounds Its Death Knell

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Wise Words From Some Of The Celebrities Who Died In 2016

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Kefa Jawish takes pictures of the rubble as she heads with her husband to check their house for the first time in four years in Aleppo's northeastern Haydariya neighborhood on Dec. 4. Youssef Karwashan/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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They Said 'Never Again'

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Remembering NPR Essayist Alice Furlaud

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The Simon family's new dog, displaced New Yorker Daisy. Elise Simon hide caption

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Simon: Pets Find Their Way Into Our Hearts When We Need Them Most

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