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The Art Of Denial: From Bill Belichick To Richard Nixon

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | January 26, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
For years, public figures have been perfecting the art of denial. From politicians to celebrities to athletes, every scandal is met with a press conference and a stern refusal of guilt, which, is turn, often met with derision and mockery. It's not going away any time soon, either, with...

‘Big Bang Theory' Star Simon Helberg Reveals The Truth About Sheldon's Spot

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | January 26, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
Actor Simon Helberg, who plays the eccentric Howard Wolowitz on CBS’ hit show “The Big Bang Theory,” stopped by HuffPost Live on Friday and dropped a bombshell about Sheldon Cooper’s infamous “spot.” In one of the longest-running gags on the show, Sheldon, played by Jim Parsons, is...

Miss Universe 2014 Winner Is Colombia's Paulina Vega

AP | Dana Oliver | January 26, 2015 | Style
MIAMI (AP) — Despite being a relative pageant newcomer, Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out first runner-up Miss USA Nia Sanchez and contestants from more than 80 other countries. At Sunday's pageant in Miami, Vega, a 22-year-old student of business administration from Barranquilla, Colombia, said...

SAG Awards Red Carpet 2015 Photos: See All The Beautiful Dresses, Diamonds & More

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | January 25, 2015 | Style
The SAG Awards is the often forgotten event of awards season because it's burrowed in between the super-hyped Golden Globes and much-hailed Oscars. However, we think it's about time this ceremony gets the credit it deserves, especially since the red carpet is no snoozefest....

HuffPost Live Chats With The Stars Of The 2015 Sundance Film Festival

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | January 24, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
HuffPost Live is on the ground at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, and host Ricky Camilleri is interviewing the biggest stars and breakout names. Stream all of our coverage right now at HuffPost Live.

HuffPost Live Interviews The Biggest Names At The 2015 Sundance Film Festival

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | January 24, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
The Sundance Film Festival is in full swing in the snowy mountains of Utah, and HuffPost Live is on the ground with the biggest names and breakout stars. Host Ricky Camilleri will be live from 12:30 p.m. EDT/10:30 a.m. MDT until 5 p.m. EDT/3 p.m. MDT from Friday,...

The Incredible Impact A Few Hours Of Mindfulness Has On The Brain

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | January 23, 2015 | Healthy Living
Think you don't have enough time to devote to meditation in order to reap its rewards? Think again. It doesn't take a lifetime of practice to see a positive shift in our brain and behavior. HuffPost Live's Roy Sekoff sat down with neuroscientist and University of Wisconsin-Madison professor Richard Davidson...

Here's Why You Shouldn't Fear A Robot Apocalypse

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | January 23, 2015 | Science
Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk have issued grave warnings about artificial intelligence--saying it has the potential to wipe out humanity. But Dr. Justine Cassell, associate vice-provost for technology strategy and impact at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh and an expert on computer-human interactions, has a...

How Can We Ensure The Food We Grow Is Both Sustainable And Nourishing?

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | January 23, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
Nearly one-third of the food produced globally is wasted, but Anna Lappé, author of Diet for a Hot Planet, says something can be done to ensure that what is produced both nourishes people and reduces greenhouse gases. As part of HuffPost Live's continued coverage of the...

The Harrowing Story Of One Man's Escape From The Genocide In Burundi

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | January 22, 2015 | World
In October 1993, Tutsi soldiers assassinated Burundi's Hutu president, Melchior Ndadaye. The killing plunged the country into a spate of ethnic violence that would ultimately claim the lives of 300,000 people. Deo Niyizonkiza, then a 20-year-old medical student, heard the news of the president's death from a...

Melinda Gates: American Controversies Over Contraception Affect Women In The Developing World

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | January 22, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
Earlier this month, the GOP-dominated Congress started its new legislative session by introducing five anti-abortion bills. Meanwhile, states like Texas are defunding Planned Parenthood facilities, forcing them to close at rapid-fire rates. Although House Republicans have already dropped one of the one of the...

An Inside Look At The 2015 Sundance Film Festival

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | January 22, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
Film buffs from around the world are heading to Park City, Utah for the annual Sundance Film Festival. Before HuffPost Live's Ricky Camilleri hops on a plane to join in, he's breaking down this year's highlights with a panel of fellow reporters and movie makers. Watch the full...

The Problem With David Cameron's 'Schizophrenic' Cyber Security Request

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | January 23, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
Last week, U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron asked for the U.S government's help in preventing companies like Facebook and Google from encrypting messages, but Defense One technology editor Patrick Tucker says this approach to cyber security from a governmental perspective "borders on schizophrenic." As part...

John Boehner's Priceless Reactions To Obama's State Of The Union

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | January 20, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
If there's one thing John Boehner does well, it's looking like he wants to mute President Obama's State of the Union address. The Speaker of the House's reactions to Obama were so great in 2014 that HuffPost Live put them all together in one video, and since Boehner...

Watch President Obama Bask In Applause At The 2015 State Of The Union

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | January 21, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
President Barack Obama delivered his seventh State of the Union address to the American people Tuesday. He called for better support for America's middle class, advocated for more paid time off for parents and vowed to continue pursuing the closure of Guantanamo Bay. He also spent a significant portion of...

What Parents Want to Hear At Tonight's State Of The Union Address

Ryan Buxton | January 20, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
The nation is gearing up for President Barack Obama's assessment of our country's needs and progress during tonight's State of the Union address, which is sure to have a significant impact on American parents, whose young children will be affected by Obama's policy during their childhood and also as they...

ABC's Dan Harris Explains How He Avoids Jealousy Of David Muir, George Stephanopoulos And Jake Tapper

Emily Tess Katz | January 20, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
Dan Harris admits to feeling envious of his fellow media personalities at times. "There's no question that there are moments with David [Muir] and lots of other people at ABC News where I watch them and say, 'Oh, they're so good, I'm really jealous of them,'" he told HuffPost Live's...

Mario Lopez: I Was 'The Only' 'Saved By The Bell' Cast Member Who Was 'Really Cool' With Dustin Diamond

Emily Tess Katz | January 20, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
Mario Lopez may disagree with how Dustin Diamond has characterized their time shooting "Saved By The Bell," but in a HuffPost Live conversation on Monday, the "Extra" correspondent recalled how he was Screech's only on-set ally. "I got along with Dustin," Lopez told host Caitlyn Becker. "I was...

T-Boz And Chilli Argue Over Who Loves TLC More

Ryan Buxton | January 19, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
TLC is coming back for a fifth and final album, which will be funded partly through Kickstarter, and the group celebrated by bringing their signature off-the-wall energy to HuffPost Live on Monday. In the middle of talking with host Caitlyn Becker about the upcoming music and...

Christina Milian Teases An Appearance By Beau Lil Wayne On Her E! Show

Emily Tess Katz | January 16, 2015 | HuffPost Live 321
There was one area of her life that Christina Milian fought to keep private on her new reality show: romance. Still, the "AM To PM" singer isn't ruling out a possible cameo by her rapper boyfriend, Lil Wayne. "You never know how he may pop up on the show," she...
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