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Springsteen Once Wrote A Song For Elvis. Here's How It May Have Sounded

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.05.2016 | Weird News

It's the song that might have been: A tune written by Bruce Springsteen just for Elvis Presley. "Fire" eventually became a hit for The Pointer Sisters...

How Elvis Presley Went From Liberal Icon To Anti-Drug Activist

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 04.26.2016 | Entertainment

One of the most popular photos at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. -- a 1970 snapshot of Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon shaking hands in the...

Oops... I Missed the Billion $ by 2 Years! (Sounds Vulgar) but: THE SHOW MUST GO ON

Freddie Gershon | Posted 03.18.2016 | Entertainment
Freddie Gershon

When the late Lew Wasserman told me I was a "future scenarist," it was not his insightful sense about my rare psychic powers. Lew just realized that I...

Elvis Presley's Death -- What Really Killed the King?

Garry Rodgers | Posted 02.06.2016 | Science
Garry Rodgers

I'd have to classify Elvis's death as an accident. There's no one to blame -- certainly not Elvis. He was a severely injured and ill man. There's no specific negligence on anyone's part and definitely no cover-up or conspiracy of a criminal act.

5 Things About Author Amy Impellizzeri

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 11.10.2015 | Books
Brandi Megan Granett

Amy Impellizzeri is the author of Lemongrass Hope, a time traveling, fantasy romance that pits affairs of the heart against the heartstrings of mother...

Harold Arlen at 110: Before It's Too Late

Barry Singer | Posted 11.09.2015 | Arts
Barry Singer

Beyond "Over the Rainbow," however, The Wizard of Oz proved that Harold Arlen was capable of writing a sophisticated, integrated musical score, creating songs that advanced the plot of a superior story, rather than songs that merely ornamented pedestrian scripts.

Priscilla Presley Reveals The Hardest Part Of Being Married To Elvis

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 10.29.2015 | Divorce

In 1967, Elvis Presley married 21-year-old Priscilla Ann Beaulieu after a seven-year courtship. Nine months later, Priscilla gave birth to their only ...

Elvis May Be Getting An EDM Twist

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.26.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

With the new album "If I Can Dream," the music of Elvis Presley meets the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra to create a new, fresh sound. Elvis's ex-wife, ...

How The Spirit Of Elvis Guides Priscilla Presley Today

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.26.2015 | Fifty

It's been 38 years since Elvis Presley's death, but the King's music is taking on a new life with "If I Can Dream," a new album that combines his lege...

Notes From a Dive Bar XXVIII

Alan Black | Posted 09.09.2015 | San Francisco
Alan Black

The old English dude, his arms have badly drawn tattoos on them, sailor type things, fading anchors, he sinks deep in his Guinness, and yells out, "You wanker!" at no one in particular.

In "Loo" of Good Taste

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 08.16.2016 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

I shudder to think how my parents would have survived in today's anything-goes, nothing-is-sacred, sexually charged society. Their values were black and white, wrong and right, good and bad, with little wiggle room for compromise.

A Job That Rocks: An Interview With a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Curator

Travelzoo | Posted 05.16.2015 | Travel
Travelzoo

Who gets to reach out to globally famous acts and ask them for their stuff?

Life Lessons I Learned From Star Trek

Lisa Snedeker | Posted 04.29.2015 | Entertainment
Lisa Snedeker

Trekkies and Spock fans like me who had the chance to take in "Star Trek: The Experience" will never forget it. And in case you're wondering after you read my original column below, I did get to take my Dad.

Horse Wedding: With This Carrot I Thee Wed

Chaker Khazaal | Posted 04.14.2015 | Entertainment
Chaker Khazaal

What do Judy Garland, Cindy Crawford, Angelina Jolie, and two horses named Romy and Rocky all have in common? I would normally come up with many witty, even snide retorts, but what I now know for sure is that they were all married at the same famous "Little Church of the West" in sunny Las Vegas. Yes, you read that right.

Stupid Questions - Ferguson Decision

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 01.30.2015 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

If a cop works for a locality and the DA is responsible for the quality of the cop's work, how can one prosecute a subordinate without prosecuting yourself?

Elvis, Nixon and Snowden Entice Buyers at 35th American Film Market

Michael Rose | Posted 01.14.2015 | Entertainment
Michael Rose

Elvis's presence was in the building at the Loews hotel in Santa Monica for the annual eight day American Film Market (AFM) hoping to convince the 1,670 buyers from over 70 countries to buy the rights to the upcoming film "Elvis and Nixon" starring Michael Shannon as Elvis and Kevin Spacey as Nixon.

The Inside Scoop On Whether Elvis Was A Good Kisser

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 11.13.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Wink Martindale and Elvis Presley had a unique relationship, to say the least. Martindale — who has been a DJ and game show host for the past 50 yea...

Exploring The Graffiti Hidden In New York's Abandoned Military Base

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 10.22.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Exploring Fort Tilden National monuments are typically solemn places for reflection and remembrance. In the case of many decommissioned military in...

Rule: You Sit Near This Furry Creature, You Must Oblige It With Pats

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.08.2014 | Good News

This little guy loves attention and will not settle for anything less. A video uploaded to YouTube captures an adorable South American coati named...

Some Favorite Music Revisited

Maria Rodale | Posted 10.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Last week we honored the sixth birthday of Maria's farm Country Kitchen with a couple of old favorites from the kitchen. Today, I'd like to bring it ...

The Language of Love

Amy Mullis | Posted 07.14.2014 | Fifty
Amy Mullis

I realized that there comes a time in every woman's life when she needs to be sung to by a man with a heartbreakingly handsome voice in a language she doesn't understand. The sound of the words should drip with the dreams of her youth and the melody should hint of the promise that comes with time.

Elvis the Mark, Carny Kids and the Showtown Allstars

Michael Sean Comerford | Posted 04.22.2014 | Travel
Michael Sean Comerford

Elizabeth, 9, and her dad Original Tommy Arnold at the Showtown USA restaurant/bar in Gibsonton, Fla., seated at the Liar's Table WATCH THE VIDEO ...

A Hard Dave's Night: a TV/Film Writer's Beatle Education

David S. Simon | Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment
David S. Simon

So much is being written about this being the 50th anniversary of the Beatle's invasion of America and while I could not be more thrilled to participa...

Elvis, DRAG Queens, and Fatherhood Add Up to Love

Eden Lane | Posted 03.23.2014 | Denver
Eden Lane

An Elvis impersonator, two DRAG Queens, and a pregnant woman walk into a bar... What sounds like a set up for a typical joke is actually part of the character breakdown for a world premier production by the Denver Center Theatre Company.

You Are Now Entering a Hug Free Zone

Kipp Friedman | Posted 03.19.2014 | Comedy
Kipp Friedman

You Are Now Entering a Hug Free Zone There are many things that I can think of where President Richard Nixon and I strongly disagree: his broadening ...