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'Argo,' 'Life Of Pi' Win Top Oscars

The movies Argo and Life of Pi and actors Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Lawrence were among the winners at Sunday's Academy Awards. But no one movie swept the show.
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Book News: 'Life Of Pi' Author Strips Down For Charity

Also: Toni Morrison's digital signing; our picks for the best books out this week; and William S. Burroughs in a Nike ad.
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The Oscars Broadcast, Zooming Way Past Cheeky To Land Squarely On Crass

Seth MacFarlane hosted the 85th Academy Awards which Monkey See's Linda Holmes says was one of the worst hosting performances in Oscar history. Jokes about women just kept coming. His sexist jokes were in poor taste, sure, but if they'd been funny, nobody would have cared.
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With Glamour And 'All That Jazz,' The Academy Hands Out its Oscars

'Django Unchained' picks up the best -supporting actor award for Christoph Waltz's performance.
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Red Carpet Glam: NPR's Coverage Of A Night At The Oscars

Laugh, cry, be upset and outraged over this year's Academy Award winners and losers, as we live blog the results.
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'Wait Wait' Trips Down The Red Carpet

Style commentary from people who have none!
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Corcoran's 'Pump Me Up' Pays Homage To D.C.'s '80s

An exhibit at the Corcoran displays D.C.'s thriving underground culture during the 1980s.

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Auction Halted Of Banksy Mural Removed In London

The U.S.-based auction house that was due to sell the work on Saturday, announced that the item was withdrawn from sale. The artwork was expected to fetch between $500,000 and $700,000.

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