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Trick or Treat for UNICEF!

Harold Pollack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Harold Pollack

Faithful readers may recall that back in April, I raised a lot of money for mosquito nets to mark World Malaria Day. Well it's that time again. Tric...

Bono On Election: "The Whole World Has A Stake"

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW ORLEANS — U2 frontman and activist Bono said Wednesday that next week's presidential election provides a great opportunity to "relaunch Bran...

Sitting on the Sidelines is so Yesterday

Tabby Biddle | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tabby Biddle

In what felt like a call to action, women at this conference imparted their wisdom from their life experiences and empowered one another through their stories of achievement, generosity, and courage.

Bono's French Vacations With Some Teenage Girls

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

His humanitarian campaigning has earnt him the nickname St Bono. Off duty, however, the U2 singer seems to have been tempted into a spot of hell-raisi...

Maria Shriver's Gift to Women

Paige Donner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paige Donner

"Be Who You Are" was the theme Maria Shriver designated for this year's California Governor and First Lady's Conference on Women.

Bono To Write Op-Eds For New York Times

Radar | Ben Chapman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Like Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter before him, New York Times editorial page editor Andrew Rosenthal sees something special in a certain teensy Ga...

Elisabeth Murdoch's 40th Birthday Party Draws Celebs From Politics, Media, Business, And Entertainment

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Party People: Elisabeth Murdoch and Matthew Freud's Circle of Influence From the NY dinner that brought Sarahs Brown and Palin together to the bigges...

In Vogue: The New Testament | Anita Singh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The glossy coffee table tome, titled Bible Illuminated: The Book, is a bold attempt to capture the attention of modern readers. Instead of following t...

Culture Zohn: Lessons from Lenny

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Patricia Zohn

2008-09-25-BernsteinconductingbyWalterStrateStudioCourtesyoftheNewYorkPhilharmonicArchivespull.jpg Let's hope in the current economic meltdown, we find a way to keep our artists and composers close to home.

Bono Joins Heavyweights At Clinton Global Initiative

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Bill Clinton's annual summit of world leaders and celebrities opened Wednesday with the former president sharing the stage with rock ...

Palin To Meet World Leaders, Bono

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News' Imtiyaz Delawala Reports: Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin will participate in a series of meetings with foreign leaders gat...

Lawyer Lawyer Hero Hunter

Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kevin Morris and Glenn Altschuler

Two "personalities," the patriotic prisoner-of war and the earthy "frontier" governor are trying to appropriate "change" as their theme -- and run against The Firm, headed by an empty suit and a bloviating senior partner.

Exclusive Premiere: An Anthem For Change

Dave Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dave Stewart

2008-08-22-stewart_prayer_fp.jpg Earlier this year when I was recording "American Prayer," a song I co-wrote with Bono, the words seemed to take on a whole new resonance, given the inspirational candidacy of Barack Obama.

Paris Hilton Notwithstanding, Paparazzi Candidates Do Turn off Voters

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

A whole lot of Americans are getting weary of seeing and hearing about Obama -- nearly half of independents said they saw too much of him.

Creative Capitalism, (RED) And A Time To Try, And Believe In, A New Way.

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
James Boyce

The next time you hear someone talk about an idea like (RED) or Purple Dog Tag remember: we live in a capitalistic society and the bottom line matters.

Bill Gates Works Out WIth McConaughey, Raps With Jay-Z, Auditions For Spielberg In CES Video

Gizmodo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

OMG, I can hear the fanboys battling already. Here's a video from last night's CES 2008 keynote, Bill Gates' last for the foreseeable future. And I kn...

Coldplay Takes On the Pope

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

It seems that a debate is already raging in cyberspace about his band Coldplay and its song "Viva La Vida." At first blush, it appears to be a direct, albeit melodic attack on the Catholic Church.

George Clooney And Cindy Crawford Visit Bono In St. Tropez

Just Jared | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

George Clooney joins Cindy Crawford and her husband, Rande Gerber, for lunch on a yacht in Saint Tropez, France today. Cindy, 42, went jet skiing wit...

Bonjour, Cannes!

Peggy Siegal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Peggy Siegal

A private jet, seven lunches, six premieres, 16 parties, five megayachts, one helicopter, one-on-ones with Brad Pitt, Mick Jagger, and Robert DeNiro. One woman lives the dream at the Cannes Film Festival.

Talking To Ali Hewson, AKA Mrs. Bono

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

There was a time when one might have expected a meeting with a rock star's wife to be attended by a certain amount of mayhem - temper tantrums and tr...

Idol Gives Back, and Then Some

Michelle Kung | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michelle Kung

Three things I learned from watching "Idol Gives Back" last night: Heart still rocks, Teri Hatcher has a decent voice, and Fergie can do one-handed cartwheels. While singing in leather pants. For that, I say props, woman.

Idol Gives Back: Brad Pitt, Fergie, Miley, Posh & Becks In All-Star American Idol

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

What an incredible phenomenon American Idol is — and what a phenomenal idea it was to capture that juggernaut and put it to good use for a star-...

Barry Diller Snubbed By Bono

Silicon Alley Insider | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Now that Barry Diller has won his court case against John Malone, he's free to break up IAC (IACI) into 5 pieces. The problem: Convincing investors th...

Dish After Davos: Magic and The Mountains

Susan Sawyers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Susan Sawyers

Much like Thomas Mann's main character in The Magic Mountain, written in Davos, I was an "ordinary [wo]man," amongst a sea of world leaders and power brokers. This convergence of knowledge and influence in one place made for some heady observations and encounters.

What The World Needs Most: More Taddy Blechers (And Also, Cab Sauv)

Randi Solomon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Randi Solomon

Rarely do our suburban party discussions take us to settings beyond our backyards, but when they do, I'm happy to tout the open-minded, sympathetic, globally-concerned view that will digest well with wine and brie.