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Kickstarter For Real Wizard School Raises Absurd Amount Of Money

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 11.25.2015 | 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 Investors Behind the Coolest Cooler

Todd Greene | Posted 11.24.2015 | 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...

5 Things to Ask Yourself Before You Start a Crowdfunding Campaign

Lisa Curtis | Posted 10.28.2015 | Business
Lisa Curtis

When my campaign to raise $100,000 in 30 days failed, I was forced to ask myself some very tough questions. In speaking with others, I've found that these are questions few people think about before embarking upon a crowdfunding campaign.

An Artist's Harsh Advice Is What Every Creative Person Needs To Hear

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.28.2015 | Arts

In the summer of 1964, the German-American sculptor Eva Hesse began experiencing a solid case of creative block. She, like many artists before and af...

Celebrating "Back to the Future Day" With Jason Aron's Delightful New Documentary, 'Back in Time'

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 10.22.2015 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

The official line on Back to the Future's origin states that co-writer Bob Gale was visiting his native Missouri, found his father's high school yearbook, and wondered if he'd have befriended him as a teen.

5 Hacks for Cooking Healthy Meals on a Budget

Well+GOOD | Posted 10.20.2015 | Healthy Living

By Larkin Clark for Well+GOOD When Leanne Brown, then a master's degree candidate in food studies at New York University, posted her capstone projec...

How the Computer Age Was Born in the 'Silicon City' of New York

Louise Mirrer | Posted 10.20.2015 | Arts
Louise Mirrer

When you think of the New-York Historical Society, you may imagine exhibitions about the Founding Fathers, or programs about the Civil War. Or maybe you picture the rare Colonial-era books and documents in our research Library, or our spectacular collection of Tiffany lamps.

Oaxaca Film Fest: International Films, Sundance and Mezcal in the Colonial City

Karin Badt | Posted 10.20.2015 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

I happened to learn about the Oaxaca Film Festival by the luck of coincidence. While surfing in Puerto Escondido, I met its charismatic director, Ramiz Adeeb Azar, an Iranian American, based in the city of Oaxaca, on the beach.

Startup Insider: The Story Behind Asia's International Fulfillment and Shipping Guru, Floship CEO Steve Suh

David Ongchoco | Posted 10.19.2015 | Business
David Ongchoco

Growing up in Philadelphia as a Korean-American, Steve always wanted an international experience. Seeing China become one of the top economies in the world, Steve decided to take a leap of faith and go to China, with a goal of learning more about startups and becoming an entrepreneur.

Beloved 4-Year-Old Photographer Is Now 5 Years Old And Publishing A Book

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.09.2015 | Arts

A photo posted by Hawkeye Huey (@hawkeyehuey) on Sep 29, 2015 at 8:24am PDT This is photographer Hawkeye Huey. You may recognize his work ...

The Beauty Clause and The Culture of Offense

Melissa Sievers | Posted 09.30.2015 | Books
Melissa Sievers

The Beauty Clause's first initiative is aimed at bringing awareness and understanding to the different standards of beauty in cultures around the world and the social implications these standards have on the women effected by them on a daily basis.

Two Capitalist Tales: A Kickstart and a Kick in the Head

Frank Islam | Posted 09.29.2015 | Business
Frank Islam

These are two tales about capitalism at its best and at its worst. These are true stories because even Hollywood at its brashest could not write fictional scripts better than these to depict the duality of capitalism.

This Magazine Is Poised To Fill A Huge Void For Black Women

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.02.2015 | Style

For black women, the magazine newsstand is yet another sad representation of the blatant lack of diversity that plagues the fashion and beauty industr...

Eric Tsoi: Look Beyond the Current Challenges and Help Shape the Industry

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 09.27.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Having been inspired by the previous Startup Mentor Series interviews, I've looked more into the crowd funding community and interviewed a group of entrepreneurs looking to level up the idea of portability.

The Importance of LGBT Superheroes

Audrey Redpath | Posted 09.23.2015 | Gay Voices
Audrey Redpath

Superman didn't start off the weakest player on a girls soccer team like you, and Lois Lane and Wonder Woman don't worry their bottom lip over hot-faced crushes on older girls on their bus. Only straight people are superheroes.