links for 2010-08-08

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  • Explore top-ranking TV dramas, reality shows, children's shows and classic sitcoms. Learn more about the most popular cancelled TV shows, as well as television actors and actresses. Examine a list of television's longest-running shows, like NBC's Meet the Press and The CBS Evening News. View winners of prestigious awards, such as the Emmy Award and the People's Choice Award.
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  • Access intriguing facts and statistics about the U.S. government and famous politicians. Determine which U.S. presidents attended Harvard, served in the military, died in office or lent their likeness to U.S. currencies. Examine approval ratings of past presidents, based on midterm polls. Explore current and past U.S. governers and a list of world governments.
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  • Browse the Top 5 works of art of all time and from the 20th century. Discover intriguing facts about celebrated artists, like Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Pablo Picasso and Rembrandt. Learn more about the most notable stolen pieces of art, as well as the most expensive paintings. Search by work of art or by artist.
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