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Johnny Cash's newly released CD Out Among the Stars debuted at No. 1 on Billboard magazine's Top Country Albums chart and No. 3 on the Billboard 200 albums chart. That might seem like a pretty impressive performance, especially considering that the artist himself passed away back in 2003.
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You may have encountered Editta Sherman as a larger-than-life character in the 2010 documentary film about her fellow Carnegie Hall resident, Bill Cunningham ( Bill Cunningham New York). The two photographers were friends for decades, and part of their special bond was living in a unique artists colony above America's most famous concert hall.
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You never know what you're going to find in that pile of old stuff that's accumulated in your garage. If you're lucky, you could discover some forgotten treasure, like an antique mirror that used to belong to your Aunt Sophie, or a collection of vintage copies of Life magazine.  
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Kids today have iPads and Xbox game consoles, but a lot of Baby Boomers had a childhood gadget that we loved just as much, and it didn't even require batteries.
Maurice Sendak poses with one of the characters from his book Where the Wild Things Are.
Writer and illustrator Maurice Sendak, who died last year at the age of 83, loved his regular conversations with NPR host Terry Gross, who many consider the best interviewer in public radio.
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Are you an artist? Do you create beautiful paintings in pastel, oil, acrylic, or watercolor? Well you're invited to enter this year's AARP Foundation Calendar Contest.
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