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Haunting 'Marjorie Prime' Is Suffused With Forgiveness And Despair

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'Y Is For Yesterday': Sue Grafton's Penultimate Mystery Series Novel

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Social Satirist Dick Gregory Was The 'First To Have A Crossover Market'

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Dean Martin (left) and Jerry Lewis in 1953. They met in 1945, and over the next decade went on to become the highest-paid comedy act in the U.S. Express Newspapers/Getty Images hide caption

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Jerry Lewis, Comic Icon And Titan Of Telethons, Dies At 91

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Dick Gregory, known for his sharp commentary on race relations during the 1960s civil rights movement, was considered a pioneer in using satire to address social issues. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images hide caption

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Ann Powers is NPR Music's critic and correspondent. You can read more of her work on The Record blog. Lucent Vignette Photography/HarperCollins hide caption

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'Good Booty': Backing Up How Music And Sex Helped Shape American Culture

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How Late Night TV Addressed Charlottesville And This Week In Politics

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In 'Patti Cake$,' An Aspiring Rap Artist Reaches For The Stars

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President Trump and first lady Melania Trump will skip the Kennedy Center Honors later this year. It will be the fourth time in 40 years of the event that the sitting president won't be attendance. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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'Stay With Me' Is A Novel Of Commitment, Culture And The Struggle To Conceive

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Smith has played the role of Marjorie both on screen and on stage. FilmRise hide caption

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A Hologram Husband Keeps Lois Smith Company In 'Marjorie Prime'

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The Eclipse Magic Cone features a black waffle cone made with coconut ash and tipped with edible gold, and an interior filled with spiced marshmallow fluff and a golden-yellow ice cream flavored with ginger and turmeric. Courtesy of Salt & Straw hide caption

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In Netflix's new show The Defenders, Jessica Jones and her superhero friends patrol the grim and gritty streets of a Hell's Kitchen that no longer exists in today's New York. Sarah Shatz/Netflix hide caption

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Marvel Comics Meet Reality On The Not-So-Mean Streets Of Hell's Kitchen

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High Spirited 'Patti Cake$' Dresses Its Cinderella Story In Dirty Jersey Drag

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Billy Eichner Makes A Career Out Of Love/Hating Celebrity Culture

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