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Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign event in St. Petersburg, Fla. Slate Magazine's John Dickerson says likeability doesn't matter as much in a presidential campaign as you might think. Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Presidential Politics: Does Likeability Matter?

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Mikhail Sebastian lived in Los Angeles before his fateful trip to American Samoa. Courtesy Mikhail Sebastian hide caption

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Stateless And Stranded On American Samoa

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Pegomastax africanus stood less than two feet tall and sported sharp fangs and a beak. Todd Marshall hide caption

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Todd Marshall

New Dinosaur Was A Small, Fanged Vegetarian

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Sally Field and Julia Roberts in Steel Magnolias. The Kobal Collection hide caption

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The Kobal Collection

The Movie Queen Latifah Has 'Seen A Million Times'

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Precocious seventh grader Prue McKeel looks over a City of Moles under siege in a scene from Under Wildwood. Carson Ellis/Balzer & Bray hide caption

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The Wild Adventure Continues In 'Under Wildwood'

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Anat Cohen's new album, her sixth as a bandleader, is called Claroscuro. Jimmy Katz hide caption

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Anat Cohen Bends The Spectrum On 'Claroscuro'

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