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Thursday, Oct. 26, 2006
Lebanon After the War by Abbas
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2006
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Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2006
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One Race. 37,000 Stories.Khmer Boxing
One Race. 37,000 Stories.
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The ING New York City Marathon is arguably the biggest, most important event in the world of running. But more than this, it is the thousands of runners from all over the world coming together to test their strength, stamina, and will. This is their story.

Khmer Boxing
by John Vink

Thai boxing it isn't. It is Cambodian. It was born in the deepest of Khmer history, engraved in the stone of Angkor. Its violence comes as a counterpoint to the softness of its inhabitants' gestures and the gentleness in their eyes. It reminds one of the dazzling brutality which can be accumulated by restraint. Insecurity pushes the limits of physical pain—and poor countries (Cuba, Angola), or social outcasts (the Bronx, Les Minguettes) necessarily produce good fighters. Cambodia is no exception.

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Book of the Week: <i>Bored Couples</i>
Book of the Week: Bored Couples
by Martin Parr
In this candid book, Martin Parr delivers piercing social commentary with his view of couples that have lost the sparkle in their eyes.
Zoom In: Halloween and Día de los Muertos
Zoom In: Halloween and Día de los Muertos
by Magnum Photographers
Magnum Photos and Slate showcase some of the ways people around the world celebrate Halloween.

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