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Britney Fans Are Not Happy With Lifetime Biopic Trailer

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 01.24.2017 | Entertainment

The unauthorized Britney Spears movie is coming — and people are not happy about it. Lifetime announced the biopic “Britney Ever After” in Augus...

Impact of Celebrity Culture: A Thought Piece

Haley Besser | Posted 09.30.2016 | Entertainment
Haley Besser

I'm going to preface this by saying I'm no expert on the inner workings of celebrity life. I write this from experiences I've lived and observations from my time working in entertainment as an assistant and in public relations.

The Granny Groupie -Chasing Her Dreams and Her Band Across the Globe

Arlene Nisson Lassin | Posted 09.26.2016 | Good News
Arlene Nisson Lassin

It was her husband David's terminal illness and passing away at the young age of 60 that started Sandy Caley thinking that she needed to be kind to herself and live life to the fullest. Now a "semi-retired" widow who lives alone in Nottinghamshire, England, after raising three sons, she was ready to chase her deepest, most passionate dreams.

Five Things Idina Menzel's Fans Have Taught Me

Christina Romo | Posted 08.30.2016 | Arts
Christina Romo

I have been a huge fan of Idina Menzel since she was in Wicked almost 13 years ago. I quietly admired her work from afar -- purchasing albums, movies,...

Dustin From 'Stranger Things' Has This Whole Fame Thing Backwards

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 08.26.2016 | Good News

Gaten Matarazzo Of “Stranger Things” is just as sweet as chocolate pudding. The actor, who portrays Dustin on Netflix’s sci-fi bi...

How One Superfan's Love Of The Jonas Brothers Helped Her Get Into College

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.26.2016 | OWN

When they were 16, Alessandra Carlone and Kimberly Ramos were huge Jonas Brothers fans ― this truly cannot be overstated. The girls’ love for the ...

Dear NBC: This Is What Female Olympics Fans Really Want

Erica Boeke | Posted 08.10.2016 | Sports
Erica Boeke

For a network that thinks it has put together the perfect Rio 2016 package for all of us female non-sports fans, it sure has done a stellar job of hiring announcers who have insulted us.

My Lady Liverpool

Maddy Lederman | Posted 07.26.2016 | Sports
Maddy Lederman

When Jürgen Klopp joined Liverpool Football Club, one supporter got a lot more camera time as the animated manager paced around his box in front of her. "My Lady," I called her. She always wore a red coat, and she was as focused on the match as Klopp was.

Cannes 2016 Shingerview: Jess Glynne, Grammy Award Winning Artist

David Shing | Posted 06.29.2016 | Media
David Shing

"Music consistently inspires me. All different genres. Growing up listening to soul records, R&B, pop.. Life inspires me to write. People inspire me t...

7 Epic Ways to Grow Your Tribe and Create Raving Fans

Kristie Notto | Posted 04.21.2016 | Business
Kristie Notto

Throughout history humans we have craved a deeper connection. That's why people don't do business with companies, they do business with people. Why is it then that many businesses fail to tap into the power of this interpersonal connection?

All 30 Major League Baseball Stadiums, Ranked

Thrillist | Posted 04.07.2016 | Sports
Thrillist

By: Matt Meltzer Credit: Flickr/Daveynin Well, it's baseball season again. Which means that ESPN can take a break from talking nonstop about the Go...

Hilariously Angry Courtside Fan Has Some Advice For LeBron

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 02.22.2016 | Sports

Unbelievably big for his agility level, unbelievably quick for his size, LeBron James has long been considered a superhero on the court. But if he’s...

Joey Logano Catches Us Up to Speed for the Daytona 500

Philip Louie | Posted 02.19.2017 | Sports
Philip Louie

NASCAR driver Joey Logano visited AOL BUILD recently to talk about his career thus far, the changes in store for this season and this year's upcoming ...

Why I Finally Know What Truck Day Is

Suzanne DeWitt Hall | Posted 02.10.2017 | Sports
Suzanne DeWitt Hall

I've never been a sports fan, so normally this wouldn't mean much to me. But there I was, living in Massachusetts where the Sox logo shows up on everything from license plates to ice cream boxes.

The Tom Cruise Superfan That Even HE Couldn't Forget, Years Later

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 02.04.2016 | OWN

When Nancy Kozlowski's doorbell rang on the morning of November 30, 2001, she probably didn't expect to be greeted by a camera crew and the voice of a...

Rey From Star Wars Teaches Young Boys About What Women Can Do

Quora | Posted 01.19.2017 | Parents
Quora

I'm a Star Wars fan (movies, not yet as deep as canon-love) for as long as I can remember being alive, a woman, and a mother of three boys and one girl. The idea of Rey (pre-movie viewing) was enough to make me feel positively giddy. The actual portrayal? It moved me to tears. (Yes, much of this movie did, I'm not afraid to admit!)

If Arts Patrons Acted Like Football Fans

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 12.28.2016 | Comedy
Elaine Ambrose

I can imagine the philharmonic orchestra warming up before the classical performance of Rossini's William Tell Overture. The concertmaster enters, expecting polite applause, but the audience whistles, cheers, and throws popcorn.

The Shocking Truth About Bloggers

Lev Raphael | Posted 12.15.2016 | Comedy
Lev Raphael

Are you a newbie at blogging? Do you want to get lots of hits? The best way is to write something that'll piss people off. One approach: Be super negative.

The (Female) Force Awakens: An Interview with Star Wars Blogger and Super-Fan, Sarah Dempster

Hilal Isler | Posted 12.14.2016 | Entertainment
Hilal Isler

Three years ago, Disney spent $4 billion in its purchase of Star Wars from Lucasfilms. Now, with the seventh film in franchise history set to release on December 18, the Company is hoping for big numbers at the box office. Really big numbers.

Anatomy of an Alabama Football Fan

Neal Wooten | Posted 12.11.2016 | Sports
Neal Wooten

As the Crimson Tide makes another run for yet another national championship, I am once again enlightened by what I believe to be the most amazing, and...

Lord of the 'Fans'

Heather Gillis-Harris | Posted 10.29.2016 | Parents
Heather Gillis-Harris

Youth sports are intended to strengthen communities, to provide outlets for kids and allow them to learn what it means to be part of a team. Parents should be supportive of both sides. Under those helmets and uniform is someone's child, brother, grandson, daughter, niece.

Inflatable Penis Falls From Upper Deck At 49ers Game, Then This Happens (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.24.2015 | Weird News

It wasn't quite heaven-sent, but close enough. Ashley was watching another depressing San Francisco 49ers defeat Thursday night when an inflatable pen...

Science Explains... Why Being a Fan Is Good for You

Inverse | Posted 10.20.2016 | Science
Inverse

This article originally appeared on Inverse. By Sarah Sloat Over 130,000 people attended the 2015 Comic-Con International in San Diego. Everyone i...

This Elderly Couple Wore The Cutest 'His And Hers' Rival Baseball Jerseys

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.18.2015 | Sports

This elderly couple won't let clashing team loyalties get in the way of forever love. Carol and Warren Reckmeyer have been married since 1952, Illino...

The Cairo Derby: Politics vs. repression

James Dorsey | Posted 07.29.2016 | Sports
James Dorsey

This month's premier league final between Cairo's two storied clubs, Al Ahli SC and Al Zamalek SC, once the world's most violent derby, was more than a clash between two soccer giants.