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Deacon Mark Coudrain, bottom left, Rev. Charles Benoit, top left, Abbot Justin Brown, top right, and attorney Evans Schmidt carry a casket built by Benedictine monks down the steps of the U.S. federal district courthouse on Aug. 12, 2010. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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An Abbey's Run-In With Law On Who Can Sell Caskets

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WADING THROUGH TERENCE BLANCHARD
Subtle One Jason Moran
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Christian Niccum and Dan Joye at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Whistler, Canada. Shaun Botterill/Getty Images hide caption

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Breaking Records To A Velvet Underground Beat

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Heroin The Velvet Underground
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Fraser and Marian Shields Robinson raised their children, Craig and Michelle, in Chicago, but their family's ancestry can be traced back to pre-abolition Georgia. Barack Obama Campaign hide caption

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The Complex 'Tapestry' Of Michelle Obama's Ancestry

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John Travolta and Samuel Jackson in Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction [THE KOBAL COLLECTION/MIRAMAX/BUENA VISTA]. The Kobal Collection hide caption

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The Movie Elizabeth Banks Has 'Seen A Million Times'

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Bobby Womack's latest album, The Bravest Man in the Universe, came out June 12. Jamie-James Medina/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Bobby Womack: 'God Must Still Have A Purpose For Me'

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If There Wasn't Something There Bobby Womack
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