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Natasha Trethewey, left, an associate professor of English at Emory University in Atlanta, is congratulated by fellow faculty member Peter Dowell on April 16, 2007, after it was announced she had ...

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The U.S. version of Victoria Beckham's book "That Extra Half an Inch," will be published in November 2007 by HarperEntertainment. The book, whose title is a tongue-in-cheek reference to her love ...

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German actor Rufus Beck smiles during a press conference at Dussmann bookstore on Nov. 8, 2005, in Berlin, Germany. Beck voices the children's audio book "Der kleine Nick".

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German actor Rufus Beck smiles during a press conference at Dussmann bookstore on Nov. 8, 2005, in Berlin, Germany. Beck does the voice in the children audio book "Der kleine Nick". Credit: GETTY ...

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Former Beatle Paul McCartney reads passages from "High in the Clouds," a children's fantasy book he co-authored, before a book-signing session at a Borders Books and Music store in Los Angeles ...

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Actor Matthew Modine, right, (R) and Steven Toia, vice president of sales for David Chu Design, pose in David Chu's boutique at Sak's Fifth Avenue while promoting Modine's new book "Full Metal ...

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Tab Hunter, screen star of the 1950s and '60s, signs a copy of his book, "Tab Hunter Confidential: The Making of a Movie Star," for Jim Pullen at the Left Bank Books store Tuesday, Nov....

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Actress Kim Cattrall, who played the character of Samantha in the television series "Sex and the City," arrives for a press conference for the release of her book "Sexual Intelligence" Nov. 3 ...

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German actor Rufus Beck smiles during a press conference at Dussmann bookstore on Nov. 8, 2005, in Berlin, Germany. Beck voices the children's audio book "Der kleine Nick". Credit: GETTY IMAGES ...

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Celebrity chef Todd English signs one of his cookbooks for a woman during a book signing and cooking exhibit in the culinary store Sur La Table in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005. English was...

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German actor Rufus Beck smiles during a press conference at Dussmann bookstore on Nov. 8, 2005, in Berlin, Germany. Beck does the voice in the children audio book "Der kleine Nick". Credit: GETTY ...

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Doug Gresham, stepson of C.S. Lewis, author of "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe," reads the book to children Tuesday at Beverly Center in Los Angeles. The event ...

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Paul McCartney reads passages from "High in the Clouds," a children's fantasy book he co-authored, before a group of students from Fairburn Elementary School, at a Borders bookstore in Los Angeles ...

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German actor Rufus Beck smiles during a press conference at Dussmann bookstore on Nov. 8, 2005, in Berlin, Germany. Beck does the voice in the children audio book "Der kleine Nick". Credit: GETTY ...

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Poet Maya Angelou was honored at a reception hosted by Women In Film and the Hallmark Channel Nov. 15, 2005, at The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Los Angeles.

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Hugh Jackman is drawing much acclaim from audiences and critics these days for his performance in the Broadway musical "The Boy From Oz," in which he plays the late entertainer Peter Allen.

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An aerial view of excavators working at a broken dyke of a reservoir that contained red mud of an alumina factory near Ajka, 100 miles southwest of Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010. The ...

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Dortmund's Nuri Sahin of Turkey jumps for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and FC Schalke 04 in Dortmund, Germany, Friday evening, Feb. 4 ...

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Ei-ichi Negishi, 75, a chemistry professor at Purdue University, speaks on the phone at his home in West Lafayette, Ind., Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010., after he won the 2010 Nobel Prize for chemistry.

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A climber is bouldering the wall of a bunker at a former steel plant in Duisburg, western Germany, Wednesday Oct. 6, 2010. The plant was converted after it's closure into a public park where ...

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Fans of late Chilean television personality Felipe Camiroaga, touch the hearst carrying his ashes in Santiago, Chile, Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011. Camiroaga died in a plane crash on Sept. 2 in the ...

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Los Angeles Lakers players Pau Gasol, left, and Barcelona's Ricky Rubio attend a basketball clinic in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010. The Lakers will play against Barcelona in an NBA ...

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Day in pictures. 5 / 13. Back image_gallery ... the dedication ceremony of a student plaza at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, named after of Bill Scott, former vice president of ...

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Kansas City Royals right fielder Mitch Maier jumps up to try and catch a foul ball hit by Detroit Tigers' Austin Jackson during the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Wednesday, Aug. 25,...

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Stephanie Deskins, 14, and Brittney VanHorn, 12, play in the snow outside Deskins' home near Bremen, Ohio, Feb. 16, 2003.

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University of Virginia student Drew Lester jumps down the stairs of the Rotunda on the university's campus, Feb. 17, 2003.

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When Warner Brothers dropped Rin Tin Tin in 1930 after the introduction of talkies ("We won't be needing Rin Tin Tin's services anymore," they wrote, "because, as everyone knows, dogs don't talk ...

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Tom Selleck receives an honorary Doctorate of Laws from Pepperdine University in Malibu, Calif., on April 4, 2000. He originally attended the University of Southern California on a basketball ...

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Zac Efron winner of the Best Male Performance award for "High School Musical 3: Senior Year" poses in the press room during the 18th Annual MTV Movie Awards held at the Gibson Amphitheatre on May...

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President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush thank Tom Selleck, left, during the Ford's Theater Gala in Washington on June 25, 2006. Marked as more of an independent than a Republican ...

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He returned to China, where his work in everything from sculpture to architecture was so well-respected that he was chosen to help design the signature "Bird's Nest Stadium" for the 2008 Beijing ...

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Air Force ROTC cadets in the 536 Detachment salute World Trade Center beams as the National Anthem is played on Sept. 11, 2006, during a memorial ceremony at Clarkson University in Potsdam, N.Y ...

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Harold Ols of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, an Army corporal during the Korean War from 1951-1953, salutes during the Pledge of Allegiance at a ceremony in honor of Veterans Day at the triangle in the...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor, seen in this 1992 photo was born in Budapest on Feb. 6, 1917. She attended Swiss boarding schools and competed in the 1936 Miss Hungary pageant but was disqualified because, her ...

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Zsa Zsa Gabor, seen in this 1992 photo was born in Budapest on Feb. 6, 1917. She attended Swiss boarding schools and competed in the 1936 Miss Hungary pageant but was disqualified because, her ...

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Denzel Washington, left, and film director Spike Lee pose for photographers during arrivals of the world premiere of their film "Inside Man" in New York on Monday, March 20, 2006. Credit: AP

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Zac Efron arrives at the premiere of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment's 3D-CG "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" at Citywalk on Feb. 19, 2012, in Universal City, Calif.

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Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei poses in front of his sculpture "Template" in Kassel, Germany, June 13, 2007.

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"Colored Vases," 2007-2010, by Ai Weiwei. But Ai Wei Wei ended up disowning his own work, because he felt the government was using the stadium in the wrong way.

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Zac Efron arrives at the premiere of Warner Bros. Pictures' "Hangover" at the Chinese Theater on June 2, 2009, in Los Angeles, Calif.

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"Snake Ceiling," 2009, by Ai Weiwei, part of the installation "Ai Weiwei: According to What?" at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C., 2012.

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British singer Katie Melua performs at the bottom of one of the legs supporting Statoil Troll-A platform in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea on Oct. 2, 2006. The concert was to mark the...

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Zac Efron poses after recieving the Choice Movie Actor award for "17 Again" in press room during the 2009 Teen Choice Awards held at Gibson Amphitheatre on Aug. 9, 2009, in Universal City, Calif.

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The art of Ai Weiwei. 12 / 21. Back ... Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei poses in front of his sculpture "Template" in Kassel, Germany, June 13, 2007. ... "For years he'd been smarting," said New York ...

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A model has her hair worked on before the Bill Blass spring 2007 fashion show in New York City, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2006. Top clothing designers were putting their wares on display as New York ...

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But Ai Wei Wei's artistic development really began when he came to the U.S. in 1983 on a fellowship, and stayed 10 years. "It was the people he met in New York City -- the...

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Zac Efron arrives to the world premiere of Disney Channel's "High School Musical 2" held at the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort on Aug.14, 2007, in Anaheim, Calif.

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Zac Efron, Vanessa Anne Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale and Corbin Bleul pose in the press room at the 2006 Creative Arts Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on Aug. 19, 2006, in Los Angeles, California.

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Zac Efron arrives at the premiere of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment's 3D-CG "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" at Citywalk on Feb. 19, 2012, in Universal City, Calif.

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In this triptych of photographs, "Dropping a Han Dynasty Urn," Ai Wei Wei actually drops a 2,000-year-old Han Dynasty vase. "He is trying to shock you, he's trying to shake you up," said Brougher.

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Csami, a 7-year-old African elephant, stays cool in the pool during heavy heat at the zoo in Erfurt, eastern Germany, Aug. 4, 2003. Germany was experiencing a hot and dry summer, with temperatures ...

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Ai Weiwei learned to challenge authority early on. His father, a famous revolutionary poet, fell out of favor with the Chinese Communist government. and like many intellectuals was sent (along ...

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Ai Weiwei told CBS News' Beijing bureau that he was not allowed to travel to the U.S. for his show. "I am very used to this kind of situation," he said, "where the authorities do...

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The art of Ai Weiwei. 11 / 21. Back ... Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei poses in front of his sculpture "Template" in Kassel, Germany, June 13, 2007. ... "For years he'd been smarting," said New York ...

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Tom Selleck and pop diva Diana Ross attend the 57th Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood on March 25, 1985. Though Selleck has yet to be nominated for an Oscar, he does have a star on...

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Actress Mia Farrow poses for a portrait in a cafe in Berlin, Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007. During an interview, Farrow talked about the violation of human rights in Darfur. Farrow, a mother of 15, has...

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"Ai Weiwei: According to What?" at the Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum in Washington, D.C., is the first major exhibition in North America of works by one of the foremost figures to emerge from ...

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"I think that embedded in the works, whether they are political or not, are his ideas and his desire to see the world change," said Kerry Brougher, chief curator of the Hirshhorn Museum in ...

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Hirshhorn curator Kerry Brougher says that you don't have to know the specific political motivations behind works like "Cube Light," to appreciate the creative genius of Ai Weiwei: "His works are ...

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Maxim magazine has released its annual Hot 100 list, and model-actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has earned the top spot. Keep clicking to see some of the other ladies who made the list.

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