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Tom Hanks recently wrote an essay in The New York Times urging more widespread teaching of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. The Oscar winner has built a career on movies about American white men "doing the right thing." Steve Granitz/WireImage hide caption

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Just 10% Of Popular Movies Had A Muslim Character. Riz Ahmed Wants To Change That

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Sara Bareilles, American Ninja Warrior & Rugrats

Grammy-winning artist Sara Bareilles talks about how the musical Waitress changed her life and the harrowing experience of over-dressing to sing the national anthem at a Dodgers game. Then, the self-professed Golden Girls superfan puts it all on the line in a true/false trivia game. American Ninja Warrior hosts Matt Iseman and Akbar Gbaja-Biamila plug in for a game about video game controllers. Plus, voice actors Cheryl Chase and Bart Simpson herself, Nancy Cartwright, talk about the Paramount+ reboot of Rugrats.

Sara Bareilles, American Ninja Warrior & Rugrats

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Sara Bareilles

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Check-In: Eyewear Escapades

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Hosts of NBC's American Ninja Warrior Matt Iseman and Akbar Gbajabiamila. Michael Becker/NBC hide caption

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American Ninja Where?

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Hosts of NBC's American Ninja Warrior Matt Iseman and Akbar Gbajabiamila. Elizabeth Morris/NBC hide caption

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Real or Fake Video Game Peripheral

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Animal Songs

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Pictured: Tommy Dewey as Stu Pickles, Nancy Cartwright as Chuckie Finster and Cheryl Chase as Anjelica Pickles of the Paramount+ series Rugrats. Nickelodeon/Paramount+ hide caption

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Adult Milestones

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COMIC: Director Jon M. Chu's Long Journey From Home Videos To 'In The Heights'

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A sculpture created out of electronic waste in the likeness of Mount Rushmore and the G-7 leaders sits on a hill in Cornwall, England, near where the leaders of the world's wealthiest nations will meet. Jon Super/AP hide caption

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2 Artists Want G-7 Leaders To End E-Waste. So They Sculpted Them Out Of Trash

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