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Bernie Sanders and the New Breed of Democrats Against Hillary Clinton and the Old

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

What made last night's Democratic caucuses so interesting, aside from the fact that Clinton and Sanders virtually tied, was the battle between younger and older voters. If you look at how Iowan Democrats voted by age, it's plain to see that Clinton took home the older vote, while Sanders won huge among millennials.

I'm Kickstarting a Series of Animated Rap Videos About Bernie Sanders and the 2016 Election

Brian Hanley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Politics
Brian Hanley

* If you're more of a skimmer, you can find my Kickstarter here. About a month ago, I created an animated rap video about the 2016 election. Now,...

5 'Almost-Funded' Kickstarter Campaigns Doing It Right

John Rampton | Posted 12.17.2015 | Business
John Rampton

It's no secret that browsing around offers tons of great lessons about business pitches, marketing, content, investing, and more. It's a plethora of business plans and ideas, and you'll always see examples that show both the good and the bad.

Speaking Truth to Power Through Affirmations?

Victor M. Feraru | Posted 06.08.2016 | Impact
Victor M. Feraru

Stephanie McMillan has devoted most of her adult life to speaking truth to those in power through multiple books that illustrate the destructive effects of capitalism.

New Artist Reviews: [debut]

Morena Duwe | Posted 05.29.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

On Postcards From Berlin, we follow [debut] as they discover their unique sound. Still a work in progress, [debut]'s music is highly cinematic and evocative, utilizing dark, electronically produced beats and synth paired with ethereal pianos, strings and female vocals.

Dana Oliver

The Beauty Industry Should Be Very Afraid Of These Two Women | Dana Oliver | Posted 03.16.2015 | Style

Would you be able to rattle off a list if someone were to quiz you on the toxic ingredients found in shampoo or nail polish? Even with beauty product ...

This Shirt Makes Wearing The Same Thing Every Day Way Easier

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 03.06.2015 | Style

Admit it, we've all done it. Who hasn't worn the same shirt or jeans two days in a row? We just wish it didn't look so obvious. Israel-based desig...

This 'Drinking Jacket' Will Open, Hold And Chill Your Beer

The Huffington Post | Kerry Flynn | Posted 12.01.2015 | Technology

The Drinking Jacket is the Swiss Army knife for drinkers.

'Pizza Bed' May Put You In Danger Of Eating Your Duvet Cover

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 12.02.2014 | Comedy

What if you could crawl inside a steamy, delicious slice of pizza and go to sleep? That's what Brooklyn artist Claire Manganiello was wondering on a c...

LeVar Burton Calls 'Bullshit' On 'Reading Rainbow' Critics

Posted 06.12.2014 | Black Voices

In recent weeks many Americans were transported back to their childhood, with the announcement of PBS’ Emmy Award-winning children’s program “Re...

This Kids Show Is Coming Back To Life

The Huffington post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 05.30.2014 | TV

You're about to come down with a severe case of childhood nostalgia. UPDATE: The Kickstarter campaign reached and then exceeded its goal in half a...

'Vladimir Putin' Has A Kickstarter Campaign For His New Passion Project

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 03.13.2014 | Comedy

So, Jimmy Fallon received an email asking for a donation to the Russian president's kickstarter campaign. THANKFULLY, he decided to share the campaign...

12 Politically Incorrect Toys We Never Knew We Were Missing

Posted 10.23.2013 | Arts

Warning: Some people might find the following images to be offensive. It seems like just yesterday that Little Suzy and Bobby were playing with min...

WATCH: Spike Responds To Kickstarter Critics

Posted 08.01.2013 | Black Voices

Last week Spike Lee launched his very own Kickstarter campaign in an effort to raise $1,250,000 in 30 days to fund his next feature length film. Al...

WATCH: Overwhelming Kickstarter Success Causes Man To Lose His Home

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2013 | Small Business

Even if all your wildest Kickstarter dreams come true, crowdfunding can turn into a nightmare. Consider board game designer Ed Carter who lost his ...

$10,000 For A Cockroach Cyborg?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 06.14.2013 | Small Business

Instinct typically leads us to squash any cockroach that crosses our paths, but a group of scientists are making creative use of the creepy crawlies -...

This Shirt Solves An Awkward Problem Women Face

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 06.06.2013 | Small Business

Two years ago, Rochelle Behrens solved an age-old problem. She invented a button-down shirt that didn't 'gape' at the chest, eliminating those awkward...

10 Tips to Survive Kickstarting Your Book

Elaine Lee | Posted 06.20.2013 | Books
Elaine Lee

With today's technology, it's never been easier to write, illustrate, design, layout or print your book. But how do you do this and eat? Even creative types have mortgages. And once you have book in hand, how do you break through the "sound and fury" of the Internet to let people know about your soon-to-be bestseller?

Katherine Bindley

Was This 9-Year-Old's $20,000 Kickstarter Campaign A Scam? | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.26.2013 | Technology

Susan Wilson describes launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise $829 with her 9-year-old daughter Mackenzie as akin to a weekend crafts project. ...

Kickstarting Columbine: Wounded Minds

Jeff Kass | Posted 04.14.2013 | Denver
Jeff Kass

You might not think to use the same word to describe Columbine survivor Samuel Granillo, comedienne Whoopi Goldberg and screenwriter Charlie Kaufman. But now you can: Kickstarter.

GLBT Filmmakers Kick Open the Kickstarter Closet

Kit Williamson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Kit Williamson

What is it about all of these projects that has struck a chord with audiences and backers, apart from their sexual orientation?

A Musical Tribute To Arthur Russell

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 08.15.2012 | Arts

The prolific cellist, composer, singer, and musician Arthur Russell defied musical classification, and two decades after his death his music still res...

This Kickstarter Project Raised $1 Million In 8 Hours

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 07.11.2012 | Technology

Raising $1 million on Kickstarter is an impressive feat, but doing so in eight hours and 22 minutes is unprecedented. That's the time it took Ouya...

WATCH: 'East Willy B' Shakes The Kickstarter Tree

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 05.27.2012 | Latino Voices

After airing a successful pilot season of their web series "East Willy B"—which takes a comedic look at the effects of gentrification in inner city ...