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Emma Thompson, seen here at the premiere of Bridget Jones's Baby, is just one of the many people who did something wonderful in 2016. Samir Hussein/WireImage/Getty Images hide caption

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'Late Show' Host Says He Has Finally Found His Post-'Colbert Report' Voice

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George Michael, seen here performing in September 2012, died this week. Among other things, the man could wear a suit. Samir Hussein/Redferns via Getty Images hide caption

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Ari Shapiro and Ann Powers on George Michael's Radical Impact

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David Lynch eats a donut in Showtime's bare-bones teaser for the Twin Peaks revival. Showtime/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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'Twin Peaks' Revival Promises Weirdness And Mystery — But Is That Enough?

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Korean Airlines announced changes to its Taser policy Tuesday. The announcement happens a week after singer Richard Marx (pictured in 2015) took the airline to task for its handling of an unruly passenger. Robb D. Cohen/Robb D. Cohen/Invision/AP hide caption

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Kenya Barris On 'Black-ish' And What Kids Lose When They Grow Up With More

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'I Never Set Out To Be An Actor,' Says 'Transparent' Star Gaby Hoffmann

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Aisha Hinds (at left) will play Harriet Tubman in the second season of WGN America's Underground, alongside (left to right) Amirah Vann, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aldis Hodge, Alano Miller and Jessica de Gouw. Courtesy of WGN America hide caption

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At Last, Harriet Tubman Strides Onto Our Screens

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The 'Jingle Bells' Song Has Roots In Minstrelsy

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After Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Race Colors Stars' Reputations Differently

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In Dire, Daily Life, What Do Zimbabweans Find Funny?

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Carrie Fisher, seen here at the world premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015, has reportedly had a heart attack. Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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The Radio City Rockettes with Donald Trump in 2004. The Rockettes' union announced late Friday that no dancer would be obligated to perform at the president-elect's inauguration last month. Scott Gries/Getty Images hide caption

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