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Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors

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| On the same day the entire Committee on the Arts and the Humanities resigned, the President and first lady decided not to participate in this year's awards.

'Project Runway' grows new curves

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The fashion reality show decided to change the bodies its designers make clothes for with models who range from size 2 to 22.

It's a total eclipse of the stomach: 2 recipes to brighten up your watch party

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What do you do when we plunge into total darkness? Eat, drink and be merry! Eclipse pies, cocktails and more.

'Patti Cake$' director Geremy Jasper drew from his musical past to make his first movie

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The former singer of the indie band The Fever talks about how he made the leap from struggling musician to full-fledged filmmaker.

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50 songs for an eclipse: A KPCC playlist

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If you're looking up on Monday and happen to notice a hole in the sun, don't be alarmed. It's supposed to be there. Here are some tunes to get you through the darkness.

Wanda Sykes brings same-sex parenting to Disney's ‘Doc McStuffins’

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Comedian Wanda Sykes and Chris Nee, the creator of “Doc McStuffins,” discuss an episode of the Disney Jr. show that features same-sex parents.

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Spotify makes an effort to strike 'hate music' from its platform

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After Digital Music News wrote on "hate-music" groups on Spotify, the streaming service began to remove racist, violent music associated with alt-right movement.

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'Gook' revisits the LA riots through a Korean-American lens

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"When I told [my dad] that I wanted to make this film, he was really confused," says Chon. "He didn't understand why I wanted to revisit such a traumatic time."

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With 'Lemon,' Brett Gelman & Janicza Bravo make art out of anxiety

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The husband-and-wife duo Janicza Bravo and Brett Gelman funneled anxiety, dread and discomfort into their feature film "Lemon."

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