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Jodie Foster has found that directing allows her to realize a complete vision: "It's a full expression of who I am and what I think," she says. (Above) Foster works with actor Jack O'Connell on the set of Money Monster. Atsushi Nishijima/TriStar Pictures hide caption

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Jodie Foster On Roles For Strong Women, On-Screen And Off

Foster is behind the camera on her latest film, Money Monster. She's found that directing allows her to execute a complete vision: "It's a full expression of who I am and what I think," she says.

Light of Day Beware of Safety
Nu Metal Beware of Safety
Bar Clearing Good Times Saxon Shore

A 1950s poster from the National Dairy Council. Ads like these helped fuel the rise of cereal as a breakfast staple. David Pollack/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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Breakfast Backtrack: Maybe Skipping The Morning Meal Isn't So Bad

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Egg Man Beastie Boys
Make Some Noise Beastie Boys
Wild Blue Yonder Carl Matthews and Joe Bevan
Run Away Sunstroke Project & Olia Tira
Askim Kamasi Washington
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A Wes Wilson poster promoting the 13th Floor Elevators, Great Society, Sopwith Camel at the Fillmore Auditorium on August 26 and 27, 1966. Wes Wilson hide caption

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Psychedelic Font: How Wes Wilson Turned Hippie Era Turmoil Into Art

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Light My Fire The Doors
Drifter J Mascis
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Jodie Foster has found that directing allows her to realize a complete vision: "It's a full expression of who I am and what I think," she says. (Above) Foster works with actor Jack O'Connell on the set of Money Monster. Atsushi Nishijima/TriStar Pictures hide caption

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Jodie Foster On Roles For Strong Women, On Screen And Off

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Opening Bell Dominic Lewis
Hostile Takeover Dominic Lewis
Shinkansen Jaga Jazzist
Starfire Jaga Jazzist
Yaruse Nakio No Beat Number Girl

Francisco and Frankie at one of the fountains on the Stanford campus that Francisco cared for over the years. Courtesy of the Preciado family hide caption

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A Stanford Family: Groundskeeper Dad Cultivates His Son's Classroom Dream

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Mannenberg (Revisited) Abdullah Ibrahim
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Sanford and Son Theme Quincy Jones
RZA Beat RZA
Nagashi (Inspired by RZA) Kyo Itachi
Andromede Vibes (Ode To Samurai Champloo) Kyo Itachi

Last June, Milan swiped the record for world's longest pizza with a 1.5-kilometer pie. Naples is not amused — and it's cooking up its vengeance. Olivier Morin/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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With A 2-Km. Pizza, Naples Aims To Deliver A Slice Of History

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Gimme Pizza Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen
H-Town Hipster Groove Legacy
Friday I'm In Love (Orchestral Pop) Walt Ribeiro

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