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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,...

On the 'A' w/Souleo: Three Crowdfunding Projects For Your Consideration

Peter 'Souleo' Wright | Posted 01.29.2016 | Black Voices
Peter 'Souleo' Wright

Got a few extra dollars to spare? Check out three special crowdfunding campaigns worthy of a dollar or $50.

Pedal Forward: A New B Corp

Amanda Schneider | Posted 01.27.2016 | Business
Amanda Schneider

For those of you who haven't heard, there's a new kind of corporation in town. The B Corp is to business what Fair Trade certification is to coffee or...

Now You Can Own A Bonsai Tree That Levitates!

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.25.2016 | Weird News

It's a new spin on a centuries-old art: Bonsai trees that literally float in the air.  Japanese inventors have not only created this surr...

Travel Products that are "All About that 'Case"

Christine Negroni | Posted 01.20.2016 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Pop singer Meghan Trainor's momma may have told her "not to worry about your size" as she sings in her adorable hit, All About That Bass, but when it comes to your travel suitcase, size and weight definitely do matter.

Cities Could Soon Be Connected By One 'Endless' Orchard

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 01.19.2016 | Taste

Imagine a future in which cities and neighborhoods across the world are not only full of fruit trees, but mapped and labeled so that you can walk...

Book Uses Crowdsourced Photos To Educate Future Generations About Ferguson

The Huffington Post | Mariah Stewart | Posted 01.15.2016 | Politics

ST. LOUIS -- Anyone who took photos during the Ferguson unrest in 2014 can now have their work published in a book, thanks to a new campaign l...

This Travel Mug Actually Brews Coffee Inside Itself

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 12.18.2015 | Taste

If you consider "waiting in line at Dunkin' Donuts" to be one of life's biggest struggles, a new invention is about to make your life much more manage...

5 'Almost-Funded' Kickstarter Campaigns Doing It Right

John Rampton | Posted 12.17.2015 | Business
John Rampton

It's no secret that browsing around Kickstarter.com 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.

Why This Student Needs Kickstarter To Fund Her Senior Thesis

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 12.10.2015 | Style

Anyone who went to undergraduate school knows that completing a senior thesis can be draining. But completing a senior thesis project in a school...

At Last, A Device To Help Men Strengthen Their Penises

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 12.10.2015 | Technology

Men, get ready for a different kind of workout. A new device will help you perform a variety of pelvic floor exercises -- a.k.a. Kegels -- that can bo...

Now on Kickstarter, a Flying Robot

Keith Thomson | Posted 12.03.2015 | Technology
Keith Thomson

A new Kickstarter campaign offers you the opportunity to own a flying robot, raising the question: What is a flying robot? Essentially it's a machine capable of perceiving its environment and, accordingly, taking complex actions. And, of course, it can fly.

Kickstarter For Real Wizard School Raises Absurd Amount Of Money

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 11.26.2015 | Weird News

Let's be honest: The real world is harsh. So it should come as no surprise that hundreds of people out there are willing to shell out hundreds of doll...

'Anonymous Women' Photos Explore Darker Side Of Domesticity

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 11.25.2015 | Arts

The right pair of drapes can snap the mood of an entire home into place, just like the right rug can really tie a room together. Decor is, after all,...

Not Cool -- the Unlucky Kickstarter Backers Behind the Coolest Cooler

Todd Greene | Posted 12.02.2015 | Technology
Todd Greene

With their recent "Campaign Updates" Kickstarter's star pupil is now probably their most troubled alumnus.

I/O: A Documentary About the World of Electronic Music

Morena Duwe | Posted 11.24.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

Electronic music has long since been a debated genre of music. For those who live within its pulsating, body-moving lifestyle, it is an important aspect of the counter-culture experience. The way in which it affects the human body and emotion is a deeper and more complex connection than many might think.

'Mystery Science Theater 3000' Is Officially Coming Back!

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 11.23.2015 | Comedy

Last week, we told you about a "MST3K" Kickstarter campaign spearheaded by its creator Joel Hodgson. The goal was $2 million to start, which woul...

Three Smart Ways to Tap the Power of Crowdfunding

John Bowen | Posted 11.18.2015 | Business
John Bowen

It's no secret that crowdfunding is rapidly becoming a go-to method for entrepreneurs to access much needed capital -- and attract attention from the ...

How and Why We Avoid Discussing Our Flatlining Business

Ashley Behnke | Posted 11.19.2015 | Business
Ashley Behnke

I uttered, "Yes, the business is doing great! We just hit this milestone," when at the forefront of my mind disappointment, missed deadlines and unmet goals were blaring. The intent was not to speak half-truths, but why burden someone with how I'm feeling?

Crowdfunding Sites Can Be A 'Mixed Blessing' For Refugees

The Huffington Post | Alexander Howard | Posted 11.19.2015 | Technology

As millions of Syrians seek refuge in neighboring Middle Eastern countries and Europe, money is flowing over the Internet to help them. Crowdfunding p...

Documentary Film Legendary AD Goes to Cannes Film Festival in 2016

Morena Duwe | Posted 11.20.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

Legendary AD tells the stories of the lesser-known names in Hollywood who have played monumental roles in the production of films such as Star Wars, Pulp Fiction, The Godfather, Interstellar and many more.

New Kickstarter May Bring Back 'Mystery Science Theater 3000'!

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 11.10.2015 | Comedy

Joel Hodgson, creator of the hilariously unique "Mystery Science Theater 3000," wants to bring the show back for another season. "MST3K," the program ...

April's Way -- An Indie Short Film Remembering the 1992 L.A. Riots

Jarad Barr | Posted 11.04.2015 | Entertainment
Jarad Barr

Racial tension continues to be a complicated social issue impacting the real world. Police brutality, gun violence and social injustice remain nightly news stories that simply offer explanations and assumptions, not resolutions.

Inked-Up Models Prove The Power Of Tattoos In Mainstream Fashion

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 11.03.2015 | Arts

Modeling isn’t really about self-expression. In fact, posing for a commercial photo might be one of the easiest ways to suppress your individua...