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'Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes' Tops Box Office For Second-Straight Week

AP | Ryan Kristobak | July 20, 2014 | Entertainment
NEW YORK (AP) — The summer box office continued to lack mojo, as the R-rated "Sex Tape" failed to turn on moviegoers over a weekend where "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" maintained its rule. 20th Century Fox's science fiction sequel outmuscled a trio of new films to top...

Weird Al's 'Lame Claim To Fame' Stop Motion Video Name-Drops Celebrities He Almost Knows

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | July 20, 2014 | Comedy
Continuing his video-per-day Internet takeover, Weird Al presents us with some Sunday mandatory fun in his latest release, "Lame Claim to Fame." Paired with a neat stop motion video, Weird Al jabs at people's celebrity obsession, pointing out that standing behind Steven Seagal in the checkout line, or using...

The Queen's Guard Performing 'Game Of Thrones' Theme Is The Best Thing You Will See All Day

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | July 20, 2014 | Entertainment
After long pondering the glory of transplanting the Iron Throne to Buckingham Palace, Queen Elizabeth II's subjugation of Westeros appears to have finally begun. While we were never blessed with a picture of the queen lounging in her rightful seat, we at least have this video of the...

After Dark: Meet William Noguchi, Artist And Nightlife Personality

James Nichols | July 20, 2014 | Gay Voices
This is the tenth installment in HuffPost Gay Voices Associate Editor James Nichols' ongoing series "After Dark: NYC Nightlife Today And Days Past" that examines the state of New York nightlife in the modern day, as well as the development and production of nightlife over the past several...

'We Are The Youth' Chronicles The Diversity Of Queer Youth In America (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | July 20, 2014 | Gay Voices
An incredible new photographic journalism project is documenting the lives and stories of a handful of queer kids across America through a project titled "We Are The Youth." What began as a web-based initiative four years ago has developed into a compelling photo book through the efforts of...

'Spite Homes' Are The Delightfully Genteel Way To Irritate Your Neighbors (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | July 20, 2014 | HuffPost Home
File this under "Revenge Tactics Of The Genteel And Moneyed." Spite houses are exactly as they sound -- homes built expressly to upset a neighbor. Some are built to block views, while others are designed in protest of land zoning. We'd like to tell you the...

Beyoncé Released A Teaser For The '50 Shades Of Grey' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | July 20, 2014 | Entertainment
Uh-oh, uh-oh, uh-oh, oh, no, no: Beyoncé used Saturday night to tease "Fifty Shades of Grey." The singer posted a teaser to the forthcoming film's trailer on her Instagram account, whetting appetites for the S&M drama that's due out in theaters on Feb. 13,...

In ‘The Devilers' Comic Book, Exorcists Converge To Stop Hell From Breaking Loose

USA Today | Antonia Blumberg | July 19, 2014 | Religion
(RNS) There’s never a better time for a bunch of holy avengers than when all hell actually breaks loose. The Dynamite Entertainment series The Devilers debuts Wednesday (July 16) as an action-packed supernatural comic book full of demonic beasties, big-picture philosophies and heroes that have to put religious differences aside...

Magical Fairy Sculptures Will Take You To Another World Where The Fay Folk Rule (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | July 19, 2014 | Religion
When U.K.-based artist Robin Wight captured a photo of light streaming into a clearing in the woods, the resulting picture had something unusual about it. In the top left corner the light had gathered in such a way as to create the illusion (or was it?) of a...

'Wynne Neilly: Female to 'Male,' Self-Portrait Project, Documents Artist's Transition

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | July 19, 2014 | Gay Voices
A stunning new art exhibition is slated to open in Toronto this month that chronicles one artist's transition across the gender spectrum. From artist Wynne Neilly comes "Wynne Neilly: Female to 'Male,'" a self-portrait project that documents Neilly's journey from female to "male" through "weekly photographs, recorded vocal...

6 Before-And-After Home Remodels You Have To See To Believe

The Huffington Post | Samantha Toscano | July 19, 2014 | HuffPost Home
As exciting as an interior change can be, nothing drops a jaw quite like a dramatic curb appeal overhaul. And if anything is proof of that, it's these incredible conversions from our friends at Porch.com. From bold additions to a new color scheme and enhanced lighting, these "afters"...

12 Perfect Edgar Degas Quotes To Help Unlock Your Inner Artist

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | July 18, 2014 | Arts
On one July 19, 180 years ago this Saturday, a man named Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas was born in Paris, France. You may know him better as Edgar Degas, and you may know him best for his dreamy paintings behind the scenes of the ballet. Ballet is an art form...

A Love Letter To Louise Bourgeois, A Feminist Icon Whether She Likes It Or Not

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | July 18, 2014 | Arts
Louis Bourgeois is a feminist art icon, even if she -- in some mythical afterlife populated by giant spiders and contorted, alien figures -- would hate the label. When she was alive, she was aloof on the subject. "Some of my works are, or try to...

Artist Transforms His Childhood Doodles Into Mesmerizing Grown-Up Masterpieces

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | July 18, 2014 | Arts
Even the most imaginative of adult artists can't compete with some of the effortless and strangely brilliant doodles of a child. Admit it, no matter how many art classes you take, it's hard to capture the wild imagination and unbridled confidence that come so easily with youth. Most often the...

Hyperrealist Drawings To Make You Drool All Over Your Keyboard

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | July 18, 2014 | Arts
Another day, another amazingly talented hyperrealist artist to make you painfully self-aware of your own lack of drawing skills. Don't mind us, we're just having a moment over Monica Lee, the Malaysian artist whose graphite drawings capture details of the flesh we can barely perceive, let alone reproduce....

Laura Palmer's House Could Become A 'Twin Peaks' Museum, Shrine And B&B

Priscilla Frank | July 18, 2014 | Arts
When this lovely home in Everett, Washington popped up for sale on the web, most people didn't think twice. But "Twin Peaks" fans are a rare breed. The brightest devotees of the trippy '90s classic clearly recognized this "charming 1930s home in the heart of Historic Rucker Hill"...

This 'Rude' Cover Turns The Sexist Chart-Topper Into A Feminist Anthem

Jessica Goodman | July 20, 2014 | Entertainment
Magic!'s "Rude" kicked Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" from the throne atop the Billboard Hot 100, but the song has inspired more backlash than loving remakes. "Rude" tells the dumb tale of a dude who asks for a dad's blessing to marry his daughter. The father says no and...

DJ Turns The Sounds Of A Classroom Into The Feel Good Song Of The Summer

Cate Matthews | July 18, 2014 | Parents
Pencils on desks. High-pitched giggles. Balls launched (briefly) into the air. We bet you've never heard the sounds of a school quite like this before. Edgar Camago is a San Francisco third grade teacher and also a music producer. For the second time, he's combined his...

3 Young Cancer Fighters From Powerful Viral Photo Are Now All Cancer-Free Or In Remission

Melissa McGlensey | July 18, 2014 | Good News
A moving photograph that showed strength and community in the face of adversity, now has another message to share -- triumph. Earlier this year, this touching image of three young girls who were all battling cancer went viral. In it, the children hold one another and draw...

Here's Your Glorious, Sparkly First Glimpse Of Andrew Rannells As Hedwig

Priscilla Frank | July 18, 2014 | Arts
We didn't think anyone could possible take the place of the almighty force that is Neil Patrick Harris in his epic Tony Award-winning role as Hedwig in "Hedwig in the Angry Inch." Then we saw this. Move over, NPH. You're looking at a...
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