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Actress Anna Deavere Smith Should Visit The White House More Often

The Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and actress best known for her role on The West Wing was presented with the 2012 National Humanities Medal by President Obama on Wednesday. They shared a moment, too.

Last updated on July 10, 2013, at 4:46 p.m. ET

Posted on July 10, 2013, at 4:46 p.m. ET

The approach.

The embrace.

The banter.

The lean-in.

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The moment.

The close-up.

The end.

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