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Satirizing Dictators Is Nothing New — Just Ask Charlie Chaplin

The Interview is hardly the first time a dictator has been portrayed on the big screen — Bugs Bunny, Mel Brooks and South Park have all taken aim at fearsome world leaders.

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Baby Thrives Once 3-D-Printed Windpipe Helps Him Breathe

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Farming helped fuel the rise of civilizations, but it may also have given us less robust bones. Leemage/UIG via Getty Images hide caption

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When Humans Quit Hunting And Gathering, Their Bones Got Wimpy

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David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King Jr. and Carmen Ejogo as Coretta Scott King in the new movie Selma. Paramount Pictures hide caption

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A Vital Chapter Of American History On Film In 'Selma'

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Sony Pictures CEO Michael Lynton says the computer hacking against his company is "the worst cyberattack in U.S. history." Experts say other attacks have affected more people. David McNew/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Is Sony Hack Really 'The Worst' In U.S. History, As CEO Claims?

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NPR reporter Frank Langfitt and one of his "customers," a biotech worker, whom he drove to a self-help conference in Shanghai's sprawling Pudong District. NPR hide caption

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Reporter Offers Free Cab Rides For Stories From 'Streets Of Shanghai'

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