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Broadway Chanteuse Barbara Cook: 'My First Memories Are Of Singing'

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Patrick McGovern, scientific director of the Biomolecular Archaeology Project at the University of Pennsylvania Museum, delves into the early history of fermentation in his latest book. Courtesy of Alison Dunlap hide caption

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Comedian Mike Myers grew up an avid Toronto Maple Leafs fan, mostly playing street hockey on tennis courts in the suburb of Scarborough. The reason for his first visit to Chicago, where he would later perform with The Second City comedy troupe? To take in a Chicago Blackhawks game before the team's stadium was torn down. Courtesy of Mike Myers and Doubleday Canada hide caption

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'Feel The Civility': Comedian Mike Myers On Canada — And 'Canada'

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'I Want The Pages To Turn': Librarian Nancy Pearl's Summer Reading List

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Michael Bond, Creator Of Paddington Bear Books, Dies At 91

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Michael Bond sits with a Paddington Bear toy in 2008. Bond died Tuesday, according to his publisher, nearly six decades after his beloved character first appeared in print. Sang Tan/AP hide caption

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Elvis Presley, in the studio in 1956 — Presley's success was undoubtedly driven by the material he appropriated from black musicians. Bettmann Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Former Tennis Player James Blake On Athletes And Activism

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'The Strange Death Of Europe' Warns Against Impacts Of Immigration

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'What Would You Do?' Author Wants To Stop Sensationalizing The Donner Party

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