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Conrad Hilton Does Two Months Hard Time

Anthony Papa | Posted 08.10.2016 | Entertainment
Anthony Papa

OMG, how did he manage to do this hard time behind bars? This week the brother of Paris Hilton finished his prison sentence. People Magazine reported...

Mad Men: One Journey, One Redemption, One Ending

William Bradley | Posted 05.15.2015 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Don Draper has been shedding quite a few things this season. So it makes sense that he ends the penultimate episode in the epic novel for television that is Mad Men sitting alone on a bus stop in Oklahoma, heading west.

Week to Week News Quiz for 2/6/15

John Zipperer | Posted 04.08.2015 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

Take a break from writing your congressional address and take our latest Week to Week news quiz. Here are some random but real hints: He's glad he's ...

Random Notes & Fripperies -- The Prequel to the Sequel

Tom Alderman | Posted 09.22.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Alderman

Who's responsible for letting actor/author Chris Colfer voice his own audiobook, The Land of Stories, a Grimm Warning? Aside from garbled words, his fourth grade reading technique is a formidable obstacle to getting past the first chapter.

Mad Men: Danger! Slippery When Soapy (Especially in Dark Shadows)

William Bradley | Posted 07.15.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

If there's one thing we know for sure about the latest episode of Mad Men, it's this: All this soapiness can mean only one thing. People are about to die.

Plaza Could Be Sold In $600 Million Deal

Posted 04.09.2012 | New York

Owners of the Plaza Hotel are in talks to sell the iconic New York building, The Economic Times reports. The hotel's Israeli owners at El Had Properti...

HelpAge International, Champion of Older People, Receives $1.5 Million Hilton Humanitarian Prize

Judy Miller | Posted 05.08.2012 | Impact
Judy Miller

HelpAge International is the only global organization that focuses solely on providing assistance to and advocating for disadvantaged older people in the developing world.

Hilton Foundation Pledges $50 Million To Clean Water Initiatives

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In honor of World Water Day, the Conrad Hilton Foundation announced a $50 million commitment to clean water initiatives in Sub-Saharan Africa, Mexico ...

International Group For Disabled Wins $1.5 Million Prize

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation announced March 15, 2011 that the recipient of its humanitarian award -- and its $1.5 million prize -- will be Handica...

Mad Men: "Souvenir" -- HuffPost Review

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

This episode was a big showcase for January Jones, a stunning beauty who is also a very good actress. Forget Don, this was the Betty Draper show.

Mad Men: "Wee Small Hours" -- HuffPost Review

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Listening to Martin Luther King on the murder of four girls in a Birmingham church, Betty opines that maybe this civil rights thing is premature. But Betty should know that a dream deferred can dry up like a raisin in sun.

Mad Men: "Seven Twenty Three" -- HuffPost Review

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

What "Seven Twenty Three" is is Don Draper's Waterloo. Or I should say, Dick Whitman's Waterloo. That's the day in 1963 on which Don Draper/Dick Whitman gets lassoed.

Paris Hilton's Inheritance Diminished After Grandfather Pledges Fortune To Charity

Reuters | Michelle Nichols | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

U.S. hotel heiress Paris Hilton's potential inheritance dramatically diminished after her grandfather Barron Hilton announced plans on Wednesday to do...