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Code Switch's 2018 Book Guide

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Tim Green, a former NFL player and former NPR commentator, has ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. Green believes football gave him the disease. Heather Ainsworth for NPR hide caption

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Former NFL Player Tim Green Has A New Opponent — ALS

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A man displays a rare cut from the film The Shining. The movie was recently added to the National Film Registry, as announced Wednesday. Marco Bertorello/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Maureen Corrigan Picks The Best Books Of 2018, Including The Novel Of The Year

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The BMW Vision iNEXT autonomous electric car is previewed at a special event ahead of the LA Auto Show on Nov. 27. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Revolution Will Be Driverless: Autonomous Cars Usher In Big Changes

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"I like to accept the way people present themselves," photographer Inge Morath said in a 1987 NPR interview. "You never know what you get. It's fascinating ... that's why I like to do portraits." Morath, pictured above in Paris in 1964, is the subject of a new biography by Linda Gordon called Inge Morath: Magnum Legacy, published by Prestel and Magnum Foundation. Lefevre/AP hide caption

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Biography Captures The Charisma And Confidence Of Photographer Inge Morath

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Black Panther, Roma, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, Widows, A Star is Born and Eighth Grade all made NPR's favorite-movie list. (Top) Marvel Studios/Netflix/Universal Pictures; (bottom) 20th Century Fox/Warner Bros./A24 hide caption

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(Top) Marvel Studios/Netflix/Universal Pictures; (bottom) 20th Century Fox/Warner Bros./A24

'Help, I'm Hosting': Author Nina Stibbe Offers Best Tips For Gift-Giving

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Lately, Trevor Paglen has been designing satellites that serve a purely aesthetic function — that is, without military or communications purposes. This draft is the "Prototype for a Nonfunctional Satellite (Design 4; Build 4)." Courtesy of Altman Siegel Gallery and Metro Pictures. Trevor Paglen/Courtesy of Nevada Museum of Art hide caption

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Not My Job: We Quiz Candice Bergen Of 'Murphy Brown' On Murphy's Law

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