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The Art of Hustling: America's Got Talent's star mentalist on goals and persistence

Michael P. Owens | Posted 08.26.2015 | Entertainment
Michael P. Owens

Oz Pearlman has delighted audiences with jaw-dropping mind tricks and sleight of hand for over two decades, and his current run on America's Got Talent has sparked national interest in his gifts. Oz shares how he keeps his cool on live television and the hustle it takes to achieve any goals.

The Smart, Scary Thing About Dummies

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 08.16.2015 | Entertainment
David Katz, M.D.

Those dummies may be hard to abide because they confront us with ourselves. Some of us may prefer to avert our eyes because of what lies within. The dummies are too much like us. Like us, they are but a gesture apart from the darkness.

Being a Freak on 'America's Got Talent'

Kayvon Zand | Posted 08.07.2015 | Entertainment
Kayvon Zand

Many times as a kid I watched contestants as they were harshly critiqued on shows like "American Idol" or "America's Got Talent." This past Tuesday, I was the contestant.

Michael Bublé Shows Off His Spanish After Moving 'AGT' Performance

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 07.22.2015 | Latino Voices

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5-Year-Old Girl Wows Audience With Her Adorable Rendition Of 'Frozen' Song

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 07.02.2015 | Parents

"Let It Go" may have already had its day in the sun (er... snow), but this little "America's Got Talent" contestant is shining a light on another deli...

96-Year-Old Tao Porchon-Lynch Is 'On Fire' on America's Got Talent

Dr. Terri Kennedy | Posted 06.11.2015 | Fifty
Dr. Terri Kennedy

Dancing to Pitbull's "Fireball," 96-year-old Tao Porchon-Lynch and ballroom dance teacher Vard Margaryan wowed the "America's Got Talent" judges and audience on Tuesday, June 9, 2015.

My Night at the Table of Shocking Critics' Choice Winner, Syfy's 'Face Off'

Tony Potts | Posted 06.02.2015 | Entertainment
Tony Potts

I love an underdog. In fact, I love everything about an underdog. From the wonderful journey of how they got here to how happy they are to just be in the room/arena/stadium with their highly-favored competition.

13-Year-Old's Rendition Of 'The Star-Spangled Banner' Is NUTS

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 12.01.2014 | Teen

If you haven't heard of 13-year-old singing sensation Quintavious Johnson, give him 29 seconds to change that with his magical rendition of "The Star-...

'World's Youngest Opera Singer' Isn't A Little Kid Anymore

OWN | Posted 11.05.2014 | OWN

Remember Jackie Evancho? The country was first introduced to the pint-sized opera singer on Season 5 of "America's Got Talent." Week after week, 10-ye...

WATCH: Howie Mandel Refuses To Leave HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 10.24.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

If you've turned on a television at any point in the last 10 years, chances are you've seen Howie Mandel on it. The HuffPost Live crew found out Frida...

#AOLBUILD Spotlights Lindsey Stirling

AOL BUILD | Posted 09.27.2014 | Arts
AOL BUILD

Gino DePinto, AOL BUILD "'You're too different' is what everyone said (...) I think it's so ironic that the very reason I was told I would never b...

Is Hollywood Drowning Out Climate Change? Let's Be Practical

Keith Gaby | Posted 09.24.2014 | Green
Keith Gaby

It's frustrating for climate activists that some people seem to care more about Hollywood couples than global warming. America's obsession with Hollywood feels a bit like we're endlessly banging on the front door yelling "Fire!" -- only to be told, "Yes, we see the flames on the drapes, but America's Got Talent is on!"

9-Year-Old Piano Prodigy Blows Minds

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 07.24.2014 | Entertainment

According to reality, this 9-year-old piano prodigy might just be the most talented person on the planet. "America's Got Talent" is a show that's ...

Howard Stern Seduced My Mother

Rob Hiaasen | Posted 09.19.2014 | Fifty
Rob Hiaasen

If I've learned anything while thinking I've learned a lot, it's never underestimate your mother.

WATCH: 12 Singing Siblings Take The Stage At 'America's Got Talent,' Totally Win Us Over

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 07.15.2014 | Good News

Move over The Jackson 5, Jonas Brothers and Hanson, because there's a new sibling sensation on the rise -- The Willis Clan. The 12-member band, ma...

To Those Who Laughed

Brynn Tannehill | Posted 09.02.2014 | Gay Voices
Brynn Tannehill

Laughing was the moral equivalent of mocking someone for their stutter. Or telling a gay kid that he should never find love because you find that kind of sex icky. Or cheering on the police as they take a homeless veteran's shopping cart away, because you just want them to disappear. It. Was. Punching. Down.

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84-Year-Old Ray Jessel Surprises Judges With A Naughty Original Song

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Barness | Posted 07.02.2014 | Fifty

Warning: This catchy song might get stuck in your head from now until the end of time. When 84-year-old Ray Jessel got on the stage of "America's ...

74-Year-Old Singer Overcomes His Stutter, And Wows 'America's Got Talent' Judges With His Performance

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 06.30.2014 | Good News

Frank Dmitri can teach you a thing or two about overcoming obstacles. The 74-year-old recently took the stage on "America's Got Talent," and earned...

This Is What Someone With Anxiety Actually Looks Like

Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Lindsay Holmes

Regardless of whether it's genuine or a "made-for-TV moment," Clendening's story prompts a poignant point: The disorder is not one-size-fits-all.

What Is This Wizardry?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 06.20.2014 | Entertainment

What is this wizardry?? Some magic you can chalk up to sleight of hand and misdirection, but Smoothini's ability to perform incredible illusionsju...

WATCH: Soldier's Rihanna Cover Moves Audience To Tears

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.19.2014 | Good News

Paul Ieti knows his way around a war zone -- and, apparently, an auditorium. The U.S. soldier, who gained a wide following on YouTube after coverin...

This Stunning Audition Proves Anxiety Doesn't Have To Rule Your Life

The Hufffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 06.13.2014 | Healthy Living

In the thick of her anxiety disorder, Anna Clendening thought she'd never leave her house again. Now, she's performing in front of millions of people ...

9-Year-Old Piano Prodigy Performs On 'America's Got Talent,' Absolutely Blows Us Away

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 06.06.2014 | Good News

Get ready to feel pretty unaccomplished. Adrian Romoff, a 9-year-old from Atlanta who is currently in eighth grade, (that's right he's skipped five...

This Could Be The Best Prank We've Seen On TV

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.28.2014 | TV

"America's Got Talent" is back! And though host Nick Cannon and judges Heidi Klum, Howard Stern, Howie Mandel and Mel B are all returning, Season 9 ha...

Why One 'America's Got Talent' Winner Stopped Splurging

OWN | Posted 05.26.2014 | OWN

When ventriloquist Terry Fator won "America's Got Talent" in 2007, he signed a $100 million contract with The Mirage in Las Vegas and started living l...