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"Art Beat" With Stephanie Kaye - Monday, June 21, 2010

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(June 21-27) SILVERDOCS There will be more docs than you'd find at an international health conference tonight through Sunday at the AFI Silver theater in Silver Spring as Silverdocs kicks off with Alex Gibney's take on Freakonomics, and a full slate of District debuts, guest speakers and conferences to follow. Documentary doyen Frederick Wiseman receives this year's Guggenheim honors at the film fest.

(June 21-August 16) FREE GRANTS The National Theatre's free 2010 Summer Cinema series kicks off today on Pennsylvania Avenue in Northwest D.C., paying tribute to Hollywood's definition of debonair. Archibald Alexander Leache - a.k.a. Cary Grant - does the disappearing act in the movie To Catch a Thief tonight at 6:30 p.m.

(June 21) BRAVING THE ELEMENTS If you can brave the elements, Earth, Wind & Fire storms the stage at Wolf Trap tonight at 8 p.m. in Vienna, Virginia. The original funksters promise to "Sing a Song" of "September" at the park's annual theater party.

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Collards And Canoodling: How Helen Gurley Brown Promoted Premarital Cooking

The legendary Cosmo editor, subject of two new biographies, knew sex sells – and food brings in ad money. She cannily combined them with features like "After Bed, What? (a light snack for an encore)."
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Collards And Canoodling: How Helen Gurley Brown Promoted Premarital Cooking

The legendary Cosmo editor, subject of two new biographies, knew sex sells – and food brings in ad money. She cannily combined them with features like "After Bed, What? (a light snack for an encore)."
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The Legality Of Restoring Virginia Voting Rights

Virginia's governor is bypassing the commonwealth's Supreme Court ruling and restoring felon voting rights individually. Kojo examines Terry McAuliffe's move with a legal expert.

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Got To Catch Peter The Great And Ivan The Terrible

Think of it as an intellectual version of Pokémon Go. Moscow's City Hall will launch an app next month that allows players to catch long-dead historical figures on the streets of the capital.

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