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Director Taika Waititi made offbeat films like Hunt for the Wilderpeople before he leveled up to blockbuster director status with Marvel's Thor: Ragnarok. Dave J Hogan/Getty Images hide caption

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Victoria Pedretti and Penn Badgley in the third season of the Netflix series, You. John P. Fleenor/Netflix hide caption

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British author Douglas Adams, left, and Nick Landau read Adams' book The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy in October 1979. Colin Davey/Evening Standard/Getty Images hide caption

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It's been 42 years since 'The Hitchhiker's Guide' answered the ultimate question

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Park Hae-soo, Lee Jung-jae and Jung Ho-yeon star in the Korean Netflix series, Squid Game. Youngkyu Park/Netflix hide caption

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A new museum in Nashville centers the artistry of Black musicians

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A Lowrider rides on three-wheels on Sunset Blvd., in the Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles in July. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Margaret Qualley and Rylea Nevaeh Whittet star in Maid. Ricardo Hubbs/Netflix hide caption

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Matt Amodio's historic run on Jeopardy! ended on Monday's show, leaving the Yale doctoral student with 38 wins and more than $1.5 million in prize money. Jeopardy Productions Inc. via AP hide caption

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In the third part of our series exploring crossover in pop music, we reexamine the so-called "Latin explosion" of the '90s: what it was supposed to be for audiences across the U.S., and what it actually came to represent. Blake Cale for NPR hide caption

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Ashley Romans as Agent 355 and Ben Schnetzer as Yorick Brown in the FX on Hulu series, Y: The Last Man. Rafy/FX hide caption

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