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The Mardi Gras Indian Of 'Lemonade'

NPR | April 29, 2016 10:16 a.m.

In "Lemonade," Beyoncé's much-discussed visual album, a girl resplendent in white plumage appears. It's a nod to the pop star's New Orleans roots and loaded with the region's racial history.

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Silicon Valley' And 'Bob's Burgers'

NPR | April 29, 2016 8:14 a.m.

This week, the roundtable discusses the HBO comedy Silicon Valley and Stephen Thompson sits down with Bob's Burgers creator Loren Bouchard.

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50/50 Chance

NPR | April 29, 2016 8:01 a.m.

The answer to every clue is either "more than 50," or "fewer than 50." That's all you need to know. May the odds be in your favor.

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Netflix And NOT Chill

NPR | April 29, 2016 8:01 a.m.

This game is a play on the slang term "Netflix and Chill," but every answer ends with a word rhyming with "Chill."

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Celebrity Reboots

NPR | April 29, 2016 8:01 a.m.

In this game, we mash-up famous directors and celebrities. For example, "The captain from the TV series Enterprise finds out he's a replicant" is a description of "Ridley Scott Bakula."

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Stump Jonathan Coulton

NPR | April 29, 2016 8:01 a.m.

In this installment of Stump Jonathan Coulton, we ask him to tell us what color the sun is from space.

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Able Was I

NPR | April 29, 2016 8:01 a.m.

Buckle up in your racecar and get ready to ride, because this game is all about palindromes! Each answer is a word that can be read the same both forwards and backwards.

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That's What I Hate About You

NPR | April 29, 2016 8:01 a.m.

Jonathan Coulton plays the bad guy! In this game, we've rewritten The Romantics song "What I Like About You" from the perspective of famous fictional villains, complaining about their arch-enemies.

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Kelly Ripa Comes Back To 'Live'

NPR | April 26, 2016 10:05 a.m.

Kelly Ripa returned to Live With Michael And Kelly Tuesday morning following a tumultuous week in the wake of the announcement of Michael Strahan's departure.

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Everybody Has A Prince Story (Or Should). Here Are Ours

NPR | April 25, 2016 8:20 a.m.

These stories are good for sharing any day, but they must be shared today, in honor of The Purple One's passing.