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Politically divided husband-and-wife team James Carville and Mary Matalin speak Wednesday at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation (7401 Park Heights Ave.). Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. presentation are $35-$125 each and are available by calling 410-764-1587, Ext. 403, or visiting www.bhcong.org.
Get ready to laugh for a good cause. Throughout the summer, Ladies of Laughter will perform several shows to benefit the Maryland affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The comedy presentations take place at 8 p.m. at the White Cap Tavern at Inner Harbor Marriott. The first show takes place June 14 and features Chris Rich, Mary Dimino and Karith Foster. Later shows take place July 12 and Aug. 23. Tickets are $15; for reservations, call 410-962-0202, Ext. 2599, or visit www.funniestfemales.com.
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