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Julia Louis-Dreyfus speaks with reporters on the red carpet for the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor ceremony, held at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Of 'Veep,' 'Seinfeld' Fame, Receives Mark Twain Prize

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Amandla Stenberg stars as Starr Carter in the film adaptation of Angie Thomas' young adult novel The Hate U Give. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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'The Hate U Give' Star Says The Novel Was Like 'Reading My Own Diary'

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Throughout the Senate confirmation period, protesters have rallied against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Christine Blasey Ford and others have alleged that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted them decades ago. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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After One Year Of Headlines, #MeToo Is Everywhere

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Melissa Villaseñor's talent for impersonation has helped to earn her appearances on Saturday Night Live, like this sketch from April 2018. She joins the show as a full cast member this fall. Alison Hale/NBC hide caption

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A Top Impressionist, Melissa Villaseñor Is Finding Her Own Voice On 'SNL'

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"Harper Valley P.T.A." was a sassy, country-pop song that captured the anger many women felt about double standards they faced in 1968. William Lovelace/Getty Images hide caption

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50 Years Of Sockin' It To The PTA

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Louis C.K. Returns To Comedy For The First Time Since Admitting To Sexual Misconduct

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American Anthems: The Songs That Unite Us

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The Kennedy Center is building a new space for artistic projects that it's calling The REACH. Completion is planned for September 2019. Field Condition/Courtesy of the Kennedy Center hide caption

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Kendrick Lamar performs at the BET Awards in 2015, the year his song "Alright" was released and exploded into an anthem of protest. Christopher Polk/BET/Getty Images hide caption

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What's Your American Anthem?

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Harvey Weinstein Surrenders To New York City Police To Face Sexual Assault Charges

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Victims Object To Private Equity Firm Buying Weinstein Company

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Cady (Erika Henningsen, left) wears pink along with fellow Plastics Gretchen (Ashley Park), Regina (Taylor Louderman) and Karen (Kate Rockwell) in the musical Mean Girls. Joan Marcus/Boneau/Bryan-Brown hide caption

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On Broadway, They Wear Pink: 'Mean Girls' Is Now A Musical

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Dwayne Wood behind the wheel of the "Heroin Hearse." Lynn Johnson for NPR hide caption

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Battling Heroin With A Hearse And A Prayer

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In the April issue of National Geographic, the four letters that represent the genetic code — A, C, G and T — are projected onto Ryan Lingarmillar, a Ugandan. Robin Hammond /National Geographic hide caption

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'National Geographic' Turns The Lens On Its Own Racist History

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