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Why Women View Clothes Shopping So Differently

Jackie Walker | Posted 07.24.2016 | Fifty
Jackie Walker

Over a long chatty lunch with a dear friend, the subject of what clothing means in our lives came up frequently. After spending my career around the clothing industry, I emphasized the importance of fashion to me.

Michael J. Fox Goes ‘Back To The Future’ To Upstage Chris Martin

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 07.19.2016 | Entertainment

At the request of his 10-year-old son, Moses, Chris Martin performed two songs from the 1985 classic “Back to the Future” at MetLife Stadium in Ne...

37 Reasons To Avoid The Outdoors, Or: What's New On Netflix In July

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 06.21.2016 | Entertainment

Wait a minute, Doc. Are you telling us "Back to the Future" is available on Netflix starting in July? Great Scott, indeed! The streaming service is se...

In Praise of Buckaroo Banzai: Past, Future and Extra-Dimensional

Zachariah Ezer | Posted 06.17.2016 | Entertainment
Zachariah Ezer

Buckaroo Banzai is ridiculous. He has too many jobs, too many friends, and way too much in common with other fictional characters in his genre, but the film walked a line between sincerity and self-parody that found its way into the hearts of millions on home video after the movie failed to find a theatrical audience.

Great Scott! Nike Unveils Self-Lacing Sneakers For The Masses

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.17.2016 | Style

Great Scott! Last year, actor Michael J. Fox thrilled the world when he revealed the 2015 Nike Mag, a “Back To The Future”-inspired pair of (yes, ...

"Back To The Future" - DeLorean Carmaker To Resume Production After 30 Year Hiatus --

Michael Lazar | Posted 01.31.2016 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

Most people have seen and fallen in love with the hit 80s popcorn flick, "Back to the Future." The famous DeLorean automobile that was converted into ...

Back To The Future" - DeLorean Carmaker To Resume Production After 30 Year Hiatus --

Michael Lazar | Posted 01.31.2016 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

Most people have seen and fallen in love with the hit 80s popcorn flick, "Back to the Future." The famous DeLorean automobile that was converted into ...

Great Scott! DeLorean Goes Back To The Future And Makes Cars Again

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 01.29.2016 | Good News

Maybe Doc Brown should have set the date for 2017 instead of 2015. It’s been 34 years, but according to KPRC2, an NBC affiliate in Houston, DeLorean...

The Dubai Film Fest Diaries 2015: Women Filmmakers, Arab Cinema, The Peanuts Movie and Jacob Tremblay

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 12.12.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

My third day here was highlighted by a touching talk with nine-year old Room co-star Jacob Tremblay, an insightful chat about Arab cinema and women filmmakers with DIFF's Managing Director Shivani Pandya and a trip down comic strip memory lane with the producer and director of The Peanuts Movie.

An Interview with James Suriano on His Debut Science Fiction Novel, Inbiotic

Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque | Posted 12.08.2015 | Books
Catalina Sofia Dansberger Duque

Right now you are reading this article on one of a myriad of technology devices that have become almost indispensable to our everyday living. While we...

Climate Change: Let's Go Back to the Future

Indra Heerkens | Posted 12.07.2015 | Green
Indra Heerkens

When thinking in stereotypes, the list for what is referred to by 'typically Dutch' would probably look something like this: cheese, dykes, tulips, bikes, wooden shoes, Anne Frank-house, Rembrandt, pot, Zwarte Piet and mills.

If Back to the Future Passed the Bechdel Test

Mindi Westhoff | Posted 11.20.2015 | Women
Mindi Westhoff

Lovers of the Back to the Future franchise, like me, desperately want at least one film in the trilogy to pass all three parts of the Bechdel test: That two or more named women have a conversation, and they discuss something other than men.

Word Evolution: 11 Words that Mean Something Different to Entrepreneurs

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 11.02.2015 | Business
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

Have you ever really thought about how terms take on new meaning over time? When I was a kid, the word "sick" actually meant sick. Today "sick" can also mean "amazing." Words and phrases evolve over time -- especially in the business world.

Back to the (Near) Future

Sheyna E. Gifford, MD, MA, MS | Posted 10.23.2015 | Science
Sheyna E. Gifford, MD, MA, MS

Thirty years to the day after Doc Brown took Marty McFly to the future - I'm in a dome practicing for a trip to Mars. Sadly, we are doing this without the assistance of hoverboards (for now). Happily, our pockets are still in our pants.

Black To The Future: Harriet Tubman vs. Marty McFly -- An Epic Afro-Futurist Tale

Pierce Freelon | Posted 10.23.2015 | Black Voices
Pierce Freelon

The boy emerged and introduced himself as Marty McFly, and asked if she was "The Harriet Tubman". Harriet did not say a word. he also knew there was a bounty on her head. This boy looked like he was intending to collect.

Celebrating "Back to the Future Day" With Jason Aron's Delightful New Documentary, 'Back in Time'

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 10.22.2015 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

The official line on Back to the Future's origin states that co-writer Bob Gale was visiting his native Missouri, found his father's high school yearbook, and wondered if he'd have befriended him as a teen.

Marty McFly And Doc Brown Crash 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.22.2015 | Entertainment

EmbedContent(56293d11e4b0aac0b8fc339f,,Embed,aolon,Some({})) "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" just cranked it up to 1.21 gigawatts. On Oct. 21, 2015, Marty McFly ...

25 Development Facts Behind the Back to the Future Trilogy

ScreenCraft | Posted 10.22.2015 | Entertainment
ScreenCraft

As the 30th Anniversary of the original Back to the Future is being celebrated, we look back at the surprising facts and trivia surrounding the eventual franchise that has stood the test of time.

Fox News Host Gets Trapped Inside A DeLorean

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.21.2015 | Media

Fox News host Brian Kilmeade might be wishing he could go back in time after he got trapped inside a DeLorean while 80s rocker Huey Lewis looked on du...

What Back to the Future Got Right... and Wrong

XPRIZE | Posted 10.21.2015 | Technology
XPRIZE

Twenty-six years ago, Marty McFly and Doc Brown climbed into their time-traveling flying DeLorean and set the controls to the distant future -- October 21, 2015 -- which happens to be today.

5 Movie Character Costumes That Need to Be Retired Immediately

Elizabeth Logan | Posted 10.21.2015 | Comedy
Elizabeth Logan

Some costumes are long past their cultural moments and yet remain stubbornly prevalent, making them less "throwback" and more "[yawn]." Please allow me to offer alternatives that, while perhaps unoriginal, aren't ubiquitous.

We Rode In A DeLorean for 'Back To The Future' Day

The Huffington Post | Megan Robertson | Posted 10.21.2015 | Entertainment

Today is October 21, 2015, which means we’ve finally gotten “Back to the Future.” The world doesn’t look too much like it did when Marty McFly...

Lea Thompson Reflects On 'Back To The Future' Legacy 30 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 10.21.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Thirty years to the day since beloved "Back to the Future" characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown traveled to Oct. 21, 2015 in the film's sequel, Lea Th...

Even Marty McFly Stands With Planned Parenthood

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 10.21.2015 | Comedy

Planned Parenthood has been attacked wildly by the right for years, but last month was especially misguided. When the organization's president, Cecile...

Simon and Back to the Future

Phyllis Sudman | Posted 10.21.2015 | Parents
Phyllis Sudman

If I could, I would travel back to Lankenau Hospital on October 2, 2004, when I was admitted for pre-term labor. I would request an electrocardiogram (ECG) to check my heart. They checked the flux capacitor before traveling through time.