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HuffPost Reviews: Justin Bieber -- Never Say Never

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Some teen phenoms quickly come and go while others stick around and turn into artists of more substance than anyone could have anticipated. Which fate awaits Justin Bieber?

Make Way for Satana, Heaven

Kim Morgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kim Morgan

Who was ever like Tura Satana? Tura was a tiger with a blackbelt, a true exotic who actually lived a life of hard knocks and one she, no doubt, disgorged in cathartic release on screen.

The Placebo Effect and How to Use It

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Tom Alderman

Since most of us are not in the healing business, the opportunity to test this paradox doesn't often pop up. So when Jerry Weintraub show us an effective use of a placebo in relationships -- it's worth noting.

On The Road With Free Energy And The Postelles: Los Angeles

Theo Spielberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Theo Spielberg

You can find out a lot about one's listening habits while out on the road. "Driving Jams," as Free Energy drummer Nick Schuminsky calls them, afford a look into both individual taste and a band's ethos.

Wanda Jackson Parties On: Every Inch an Elvis

S.X. Rosenstock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
S.X. Rosenstock

With her brand-spanking-new Jack White-produced album, The Party Ain't Over, Wanda Jackson, 73, is making her case not for mere rock and roll relevance. She's cementing her status as royalty.

Meatless Monday: Don't Be Cruel

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

We love our animals, spending $35 to $45 billion a year on pet care. The weird thing is, despite the care we lavish on our pets, we don't have a problem eating animals for dinner.

Amazing Photos from 'Elvis 1956': Celebrating The King's Birthday (PHOTOS, POLL)

A. R. Kara | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
A. R. Kara

To me these early photographs of a barely-legal Elvis struck chords as powerful as any in his music. Twenty-one years old, about to step into fame--and infamy--he knew what was coming.

Happy Birthday, Elvis

Noah St. John | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Noah St. John

On October 3, 1945, a ten-year-old boy stood onstage at the Mississippi-Alabama Fair and Dairy Show talent contest. He was dressed as a cowboy, but he didn't like singing in public -- he was too shy.

Edison Pena, Chilean Miner And Elvis Presley Fan, Tours Graceland (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Rescued Chilean miner Edison Pena says he was living his dream as he toured Graceland, the longtime home of his idol, Elvis Pre...

Dog Ears Music: Born in January Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week, we feature music by Elvis Presley, David Bowie, Pat Benatar, Etta James, and more.

PHOTOS: Celebrate Elvis' Bday With His Favorite Treats In NYC

The Huffington Post | Grace Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In celebration of Elvis Presley's birthday this Saturday (can you believe the "king" would have been 76!) chow down on some of his favorite foods, NYC...

Elvis Presley: Down Lonely Street at the Heartbreak Hotel

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

"Well, since my baby left me, Well, I found a new place to dwell. Well, it's down at the end of Lonely Street At Heartbreak Hotel." -- Elvis Presley, ...

Europe's Elvis Impersonators Strut Their Stuff

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Much of the world may still be recovering from New Year's Eve festivities, but in Birmingham, England, the mood is more "Viva Las Vegas" than "Auld La...

Remembering Judy Garland

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

Judy Garland had "it." She exemplified the star quality of charisma, musical talent, natural acting ability -- and despite what the studio honchos said, good looks.

Bill Collectors Communicating With the Dead

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

The Wall Street Journal posted a story about Portfolio Recovery Associates, one of the nation's largest debt collectors, using the signature of a woman named Martha Kunkle, who died in 1995.

Why I Stopped Shooting Televisions

Dave Pell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Dave Pell

But the more I see the growing number of screens and the behaviors of those who stare at them, the more I think the future may be less about compartmentalization and more about total immersion.

"My Christmas Card to You," Plus Conversations With Thalía and Flo Rida

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"My charity, "Big Dreams For Kids", was inspired by when I was a little boy. I grew up in an environment where there was a lot of drug dealing and killing, but we still had the positive role models come down and tell us to dream big."

A Love Story: Darlene Love, New Inductee to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

The 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees have been announced and the honorees include, finally (Let me hear you say Hallelujah! - I've been sayin...

"We Have No Secrets": A Revealing Playlist for All Your WikiLeaks

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Until Julian Assange document drops his debut album on the WikiLeaks Records label, here's my own very revealing soundtrack for all your assorted and sundry leaking needs.

Byron Crawford, Bard of the Backroads

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Don McNay

Crawford's new book, Kentucky Footnotes, appears to be anthology of some his most interesting columns from his 29 years as an award-winning columnist. It's more than that.

From Bare Bones to The Complete Elvis: Conversations with Bryan Adams, Ernst Jorgensen and Erich Van Tourneau

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Visiting the Memphis Kings: Elvis and Dr. Martin Luther King

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

Photo by Eric Lindberg Edison Pena, one of the rescued Chilean miners and a huge Elvis fan, is getting his wish: Graceland and the Memphis Convention...

New Book Claims Elvis Was Obsessed With UFOs

aolnews.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Turns out, the hip-swiveling pioneer of rock may have been the first official rock star to truly embrace UFOs due to his reportedly deep-rooted, lifel...

Rock Stars: How the Story of the 33 Chilean Miners Breaks All the Rules

Ben Sherwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ben Sherwood

The saga of Los 33 is by far the most exceptional and unusual story that I've encountered in my extensive research on who lives (and who dies) in extreme situations.

ReThink Review: Nowhere Boy -- On His 70th Birthday, Lennon as a Lad

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

This October 9 would've been the 70th birthday of John Lennon, a statement that can't help but make one wonder about what could have been. It's hard to remember that he was once just a lad growing up in working-class post-World War II Liverpool