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Study Says Parents' Media Exposure Trickles Down To Children

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Waterless Worlds The New Hot Dystopia

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HBO To Start Online Only Streaming Service

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Has Gone with the Wind withstood the test of time? Above, Vivien Leigh (left) as Scarlett O'Hara and Hattie McDaniel as Mammy. Anonymous/AP/New Line Cinema hide caption

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When It Comes To 'Gone With The Wind,' Do Kids Today Give A Damn?

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Cartoonist Alison Bechdel Awarded MacArthur Fellowship

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Hachette Authors Take Their Case To Amazon's Board Of Directors

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Bob Crewe Knew How To Make Artists Sing

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James McAvoy and Jessica Chastain star in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby Him, Her and Them. Courtesy of The Weinstein Company hide caption

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Film Triptych 'Eleanor Rigby' Tells Three Sides Of A Breakup Story

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Lois Lowry says she didn't think of The Giver as "futuristic or dystopian or science fiction or fantasy" — it was just a story about a kid making sense of a complicated world. Matt McKee/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt hide caption

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Lois Lowry Says 'The Giver' Was Inspired By Her Father's Memory Loss

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Black Jesus is the latest from Aaron McGruder, who created the politically charged comic strip and animated series The Boondocks. Adult Swim hide caption

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'Boondocks' Creator Asks, 'What Would Black Jesus Do?'

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The Empire State Building shines while Greenwich Village remains dark during the 1977 New York City blackout. Carlos Rene Perez/AP hide caption

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Mystery Writer Evokes The Sights, Sound And Grime Of 1970s New York

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All Is Lost (1923), in which two lovebirds struggle to get the bride's family's approval to marry, was screened and identified at 2013's Mostly Lost workshop. Nitrate Film Interest Group/Flickr hide caption

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Silent Film Fans Make Some Noise To Help ID Forgotten Treasures

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Mixed martial arts fighter Cornell Ward (from left), chef Daniel Strong, triathlete Dominic Thompson, lifestyle blogger Joshua Katcher and competitive bodybuilder Giacomo Marchese at a vegan barbecue in Brooklyn, N.Y. Courtesy of James Koroni hide caption

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For These Vegans, Masculinity Means Protecting The Planet

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