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Futurama's clueless starship commander Zapp Brannigan is just one of the many cartoon characters voiced by Billy West over the years. Matt Groening/Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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Billy West: The Many (Cartoon) Voices In His Head

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Futurama Main Title The Soundtrack Orchestra
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Anxiety Montage [Medley] Carl Stalling
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Faberge Falls for Shuggie Of Montreal

Kitty, a pet lion in Floyd County, Ky., was purchased at a flea market when he was a 5-pound cub. When he was photographed in 2006, above, Kitty weighed more than 400 pounds. Zachary Cantrell/AP hide caption

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Raising Lions, Tigers And Bears In Suburbia (Oh My!)

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