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A poster-sized still from the 1969 road movie "Easy Rider" looms over museum-goers at a Feb. 5, 2014 press preview of the "American Cool" exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington,DC.
President Barack Obama didn’t make the cut for the National Portrait Gallery’s “American Cool” exhibition, 100 curated photographs of some of the nation’s most intriguing people. “We were considering Barack Obama,” said Joel Dinerstein, an American civilization professor and curator of the show, which celebrated...
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