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How The Long-Lash Look Went From The Red Carpet To Everyday Life

NPR | Feb. 27, 2017 10:23 a.m.

False eyelashes used to be mostly seen on people in movies and were hard to put on and take off. But these days, you can see that red carpet false-eyelash look on people almost anywhere.

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'Moonlight' Director Boosts A Chopped And Screwed Version Of Its Soundtrack

NPR | Feb. 27, 2017 9 a.m.

Moonlight's Oscar win for Best Picture was well-deserved and a new freelance soundtrack is, too.

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A Shocking Ending Caps A Big Oscar Night For 'Moonlight'

NPR | Feb. 27, 2017 6:09 a.m.

It wasn't a terribly exciting or unusual Academy Awards telecast until all of a sudden, it made all kinds of history.

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In A Dramatic Finish, 'Moonlight' Takes Best Picture At The 2017 Oscars

NPR | Feb. 27, 2017 4:04 a.m.

The 89th Academy Awards airs Sunday. Check back here as we update the our post with the complete list of winners.

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If You've Got Any Compound Interest, Solving This Puzzle Will Surely Pay Off

NPR | Feb. 26, 2017 5:12 a.m.

Every five-letter answer in this week's puzzle must complete a compound word or a familiar two-word phrase.

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'Take The Cannoli': 45 Years Spent Quoting 'The Godfather'

NPR | Feb. 25, 2017 11:44 a.m.

The Godfather was released 45 years ago this spring. NPR's Scott Simon takes the anniversary as an opportunity to revisit some of his favorite lines from the classic film.

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'Get Out' Offers Sharp Satire Along With The Scares

NPR | Feb. 23, 2017 3:57 p.m.

Get Out is an impressively accomplished directorial debut says NPR film critic Bob Mondello.

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Beyonce Cancels On Coachella, Planning To Return In 2018

NPR | Feb. 23, 2017 1:09 p.m.

One of the world's biggest stars pulls out from one of the world's largest festivals on doctor's orders.

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'Top Chef' Is Delivering A Satisfying Season Right On Time

NPR | Feb. 23, 2017 6:57 a.m.

If you need a lift and a bit of diversion, it's not too late to enjoy the last two episodes of an awfully satisfying season of Top Chef.

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Sunday Puzzle: Solving This Puzzle Might Mean A Few Outfit Changes

NPR | Feb. 20, 2017 2:30 a.m.

This week's Sunday Puzzle is a word game in which Weekend Edition Puzzlemaster Will Shortz challenges listeners to switch letters in everyday words to transform their meaning.