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5 Faith Lessons From Indiana Jones

Rabbi Evan Moffic | Posted 06.18.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Evan Moffic

Every Israeli secretly wants to be Indiana Jones. Archaelogy is the country's national pastime. Yet, archaeologists and their discoveries often find themselves at odd with traditional Jews. Their findings put into question foundational parts of the Jewish faith.

Adopting a Policy of "Peace through (Economic) Strength"

Edward Headington | Posted 02.27.2013 | Los Angeles
Edward Headington

We cannot tax cut our way to prosperity any more than we can tax and spend our way into fiscal nirvana. It requires a balanced approach of sensible spending cuts, substantive entitlement reforms and negotiated tax increases.

UChicago's Indiana Jones Mystery Solved

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.18.2012 | College

The mystery of the Indiana Jones mail delivery has been solved. The University of Chicago received a strange package last week addressed to "Henry ...

PHOTOS: Indiana Jones 'Prank' Bemuses School Officials

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.13.2012 | College

The University of Chicago bookstore may want to stock up on bullwhips, fedoras and leather jackets. And if they have access to the Ark of the Covenant...

Real Life Indiana Jones Sues Lucasfilm, Disney Over Crystal Skull

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 12.08.2012 | Entertainment

A real-life Indiana Jones has filed a lawsuit against the Walt Disney Co., Lucasfilm, and Paramount Pictures for using the crystal skull in the film, ...

Disney Wants To Make 2 To 3 Lucasfilm Movies Every Year

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 11.15.2012 | Entertainment

Disney sure has some big plans for Lucasfilm: The studio reportedly hopes to release as many as three films from the "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones" p...

Dare We Take a Moment to Actually Praise George Lucas?

Larry Womack | Posted 01.15.2013 | Entertainment
Larry Womack

A lot of cyberspace has been filled with blind hope and fear about the Disney acquisition of Lucasfilm these last two weeks, but very little has been devoted to acknowledging the reason for the deal: the enormous debt of gratitude owed by our culture to George Lucas.

Disney Buys Lucas, the Star Wars Saga Continues, and the Internet Breaks in Half

Zaki Hasan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

While I've had plenty to say about how Lucas mismanaged his brands, I do have to admit feeling a little sadness that his entire legacy -- the greatest independent filmmaking operation in history -- is now subsumed as another appendage of the Disney monster.

DVDs: Indiana Jones, The Avengers, American Horror Story and More

Michael Giltz | Posted 12.06.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

The Indiana Jones quartet on BluRay for the first time. Raiders looks better than it has, but is it possible this film needs a full restoration? I couldn't help thinking it should look even better throughout.

Now's Your Chance To Be Indiana Jones

Posted 09.20.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Who hasn't dreamed of wearing Indiana Jones' hat, carrying his whip, while fleeing from a rolling boulder? Those dreams are about to...

What You Don't Know About 'Indiana Jones'

Mike Ryan | Posted 11.18.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

As with the Star Wars Blu-ray discs, most of my anticipation for watching the Indiana Jones Blu-ray set gravitated toward the deleted scenes. Unfort...

'Raiders Of The Lost Ark' Is Coming Back To Theaters

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.15.2012 | Entertainment

It's time for the return of the great adventure: "Raiders of the Lost Ark" is headed back to theaters for a limited run on IMAX screens. Lucasfilm ...

Snapshots of Summer, Halfway Through

Bethany Meyer | Posted 09.23.2012 | Parents
Bethany Meyer

Summer is half over. The little lessons I've learned have become memories. Snapshots in my head of perfect moments with my kids. Still young... and beautiful... and unaffected... and innocent.

Beware of Spell Check

Nick Kolakowski | Posted 09.02.2012 | Education
Nick Kolakowski

Spell check is vital for many people who, for one reason or another, have trouble with certain words. It wants to help you out: the problems only start when you use it as an excuse to avoid the necessary reread.

INDIANA JONES WAS REAL? 6 Absurd Movie Plots Based On Reality | Posted 05.17.2012 | Weird News

In the digital age, people spend so much time debunking rumors and hyperbole that it's a little hard to believe that some of fiction's most absurd tro...

"What If?" 10 Sci-fi Alternate Universe Dreams

Kris LoPresto | Posted 07.07.2012 | Entertainment
Kris LoPresto

What if Eric Stoltz starred in Back to the Future? The following, in no particular order, are my 10 favorite sci-fi fantasies that never happened... at least not in this universe.

VOTE: Which Movie Franchise Is The Best Ever?

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 04.23.2012 | Entertainment

Twi-hards may get a bad rap for being crazy fanatics, but HuffPost Entertainment were overwhelmingly on Team Bond. In our Ultimate Fan Face-Off, 62 pe...

VOTE: Which Movie Franchise Is The Best Ever?

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 04.20.2012 | Entertainment

UPDATE: Vote in Round 2 of our Ultimate Fan Face-Off here. PREVIOUSLY: Long before Katniss Everdeen destroyed her box office competition -- and spa...

WATCH: Top 10 Movie Moments... Out Of Legos

Posted 02.24.2012 | Arts

It's days away from the Oscars, and that Hollywood excitement is in the air. It seems to be affecting some of us more than others, though. A 17-year-o...

John Williams Turns 80

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 02.08.2012 | Home

Happy birthday, John Williams! The iconic film composer, best known for his work on "Star Wars," "Indiana Jones," "Harry Potter," and has been in the ...

It's the Years, Not the Mileage: IMF Analysis of Pension Reforms in Advanced Economies

Benedict Clements | Posted 04.02.2012 | Business
Benedict Clements

Advanced countries face difficult choices as they undertake fiscal adjustment. While pension reforms will certainly need to be part of the picture, we must keep in mind the vital role pensions play in reducing old-age poverty.

New Thrillers and James Bond to Watch This Holiday Season

Brad Balfour | Posted 02.24.2012 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Exotic locations, fast cars, beautiful women, and crazy gadgets are the excitements in today's cinematic thrillers -- whether they be spy-oriented, crime adventure, or a suspense mystery.

How About No Award for Animation?

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.18.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I can't speak for the entire New York Film Critics Circle group, but I made the motion because I didn't believe that any of the year's animated features deserved our award.

Steven Spielberg Reveals Surprising 'Indiana Jones' Secret

Posted 01.31.2012 | Entertainment

It fulfilled his childhood dream and has become one of Hollywood's most iconic films, but Steven Spielberg now admits that the first "Indiana Jones" m...

Welcome To 'Geek Like Me'

Elizabeth Perle | Posted 11.09.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Perle

This is a new column for geeks; for people like me who have an all-consuming interest -- whether convenient, popular, or even advisable -- in subjects other people may deem nerdy, weird, trivial, or childish. Welcome to "Geek to Me."