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This Season's 'SNL' Musical Guests, Cruelly Ranked

With the 2017-18 season of Saturday Night Live now a wrap, we consider all 21 musical guests from this year — from worst to best. Apologies in advance to Sam Smith.

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Not My Job: We Ask Singer Cyndi Lauper 3 Questions About The Titanic

Lauper was one of the icons of the 1980s with hits such as "Girls Just Want to Have Fun." Change two letters in the title of her musical Kinky Boots and you end up with "sinky boats." Hence, our quiz.

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Saving 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Was Business, But The Love Of It Is Real

The roller-coaster experience of watching Fox's cop comedy knocked off and then revived had a lot to do with boring business concepts. But the people who love it desperately have good reasons.

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Sunday Puzzle: Not As Advertised

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and puzzlemaster Will Shortz play the puzzle with Elizabeth Lampert of Scarsdale, N.Y.

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HBO's 'Fahrenheit 451' Is Halting, Never Catches Fire

Director/co-writer Ramin Bahrani makes changes big and small to Ray Bradbury's dystopian tale. They help it resonate with our current moment — but make it even more bluntly polemical.

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'Vida' Brings 2 Sisters Back To Their Old Neighborhood

The new Starz half-hour drama tells the story of two young women who learn a lot about their mother when they go home to deal with the consequences of her death.

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Rita Moreno To 'My Gente': Be Proud Of Who You Are, And Don't Give Up

Moreno is being honored by the Ellis Honor Society for her work with immigrant communities. She talks to NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about her career, her advocacy, and progress in the Latino community.

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Sunday Puzzle: What's In A Boy's Name?

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and puzzlemaster Will Shortz play the puzzle this week with Haig Donabedian from Toledo, Ohio.

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Brides Everywhere Are Saying Yes To The Low-Cut Dress

Shop for a wedding dress these days and you'll see tons of gowns with plunging necklines and illusion fabric. From red carpet to reality TV, the trend is now spreading to a wedding chapel near you.

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'Little Women': A Burned Manuscript And A Great Love That Never Arrives

The BBC adaptation now coming to PBS is effective if expected, and features Angela Lansbury as Aunt March.