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Entries by Danny Shea from 09/2012

Lobbyist Or Lawmaker? DC's Golden Revolving Door (VIDEO)

Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics

The revolving door between government officials and lobbyists is spinning as fast as ever. Are the two groups too close for comfort? Joining HuffPost ...

The New Jim Crow: How Drug Convictions Lead To Voter Suppression

Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics

One underexplored aspect of the war on drugs is its link to voter suppression. Often after incarceration, felons are stripped of many rights, includi...

HuffPost Shadow Conventions Site-Wide Coverage (VIDEO)

Posted 09.01.2012 | Media

HuffPost's Shadow Conventions 2012 seek to shine a spotlight on issues you won't be hearing about during the major political conventions: the war on d...

Carine Roitfeld Launches Website, CRFashionBook.com, As Online Extension Of New Magazine

Posted 09.04.2012 | Style

When CR Fashion Book — Carine Roitfeld’s hotly anticipated new magazine — debuts later this month, there will be no traditional “front of the ...

Carine Roitfeld Launches Website, CRFashionBook.com, As Online Extension Of New Magazine

Posted 09.04.2012 | Style

When CR Fashion Book -- Carine Roitfeld's hotly anticipated new magazine -- debuts later this month, there will be no traditional "front of the book" ...

Matt Taibbi: Mitt Romney Has 'Casual Relationship With The Truth And Reality' (VIDEO)

Posted 09.07.2012 | Media

Rolling Stone contributing editor Matt Taibbi sounded off on Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney on HuffPost Live Thursday. Taibbi took on ...

Asma Magariaf, Libyan-American Activist, Condemns Embassy Attack, Mitt Romney Response (VIDEO)

Posted 09.12.2012 | World

Libyan-American activist Asma Magariaf joined HuffPost Live Wednesday morning from Tripoli to share her reaction to the deadly attacks against the U.S...

Deepak Chopra 'Quite Distressed' By Romney Response To Middle East Protests (VIDEO)

Posted 09.14.2012 | Religion

Deepak Chopra joined HuffPost Live's Ahmed Shihab-Eldin Friday to discuss politics, spirituality and the ongoing protests in the Middle East. "The ...

Sexting Among Teens: The Crisis That Isn't? (VIDEO)

Posted 09.21.2012 | Teen

A study links sexting with increased risky behavior in teens rather than providing a healthy outlet. But is this even something that parents can or sh...

Massachusetts Teacher Uses Tiara To Teach Girls Science (VIDEO)

Posted 09.21.2012 | Women

Hoping to increase young girls' interest in math & science, one woman wears her Miss Massachusetts crown while teaching. Is the method effective or se...

Broken After Battle: Combating Brain-Related Injuries In War (VIDEO)

Posted 09.24.2012 | World

"After more than a decade of war the U.S. military cannot precisely diagnose concussion-related brain injuries resulting from the bomb blasts that are...

Alan Colmes Praises Sean Hannity, Fox News, Jokes About Wearing Bulletproof Vest To Work (VIDEO)

Posted 09.25.2012 | Media

Fox News contributor and former co-host of "Hannity & Colmes" Alan Colmes joined HuffPost Live Tuesday to discuss his new book, Thank The Liberals. ...

Jesse Jackson: Voter Suppression 'Shameless Thievery' (VIDEO)

Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

Rev. Jesse Jackson joined HuffPost Live Wednesday morning for a conversation about the presidential election, President Obama's speech at the UN and t...

OxyContin: How America Got Hooked On Legal Heroin (VIDEO)

Posted 09.26.2012 | Health News

The highly addictive painkiller OxyContin is the top selling branded drug in its category, raking in over a billion dollars last year. HuffPost Live h...

End-Of-Life Care: The Difficult (And Neglected) Conversation (VIDEO)

Posted 09.27.2012 | Healthy Living

The vast majority of Americans are not prepared for death, dying and the choices that must be made, which translates to a significant health care cris...