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Μy Childhood Christmas

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 12.15.2016 | Religion
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

Koulitsa taught me love, solidarity, and God's offering to Man, as transcribed by Paul, the Apostle, in the "Hymn of Love." I love her and always think of her at Christmastime in this far off land especially now that I have learned, one by one, the nature of the gifts that God sends in return for those innocent days in Lefkada.

Movie Review: Spectre -- Bond Does It Again

Carole Mallory | Posted 11.04.2016 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Wit, non-stop action, and a liberated heroine make Spectre -- that is breaking records in the UK -- a blockbuster delight. Spectre a criminal spy organization is masterminded by Christoph Waltz, the champion of naughty.

Great Conversations: Paz Vega

Alex Simon | Posted 06.28.2016 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

I interviewed Spanish actress Paz Vega in 2011 regarding her then-latest film, "Cat Run." An international sex symbol since the steamy drama "Sex and Lucia," Ms. Vega didn't disappoint with her appearance, although like most actors, she's far more petite in person that she appears on-screen.

Birdman's Oscar-Winning Writer, Alex Dinelaris, Scores Hat-Trick With Upcoming Broadway Musical and Starz TV Series

Melody Breyer-Grell | Posted 05.20.2015 | Entertainment
Melody Breyer-Grell

I caught up with Alex some three months ago on the cusp of "the awards show season."

In Conversation With Dame Edna Everage

Gary Villablanca Duff | Posted 02.24.2015 | Entertainment
Gary Villablanca Duff

After more than 60 years in the entertainment business Australian housewife turned entertainment superstar Dame Edna Everage is truly in a category all her own.

Lauren Bacall's $26 Million Apartment Is For Sale

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 11.25.2014 | HuffPost Home

The New York City apartment of legendary screen actress Lauren Bacall was placed on the market for $26 million earlier this month by listing agent Reb...

What I Learned Internet-Stalking Lauren Bacall Pictures

Ada Polla | Posted 10.21.2014 | Style
Ada Polla

All the while internet-stalking this amazing woman, I thought about what she taught us about style -- beyond "The Look." To me, she symbolizes sensuality over sexuality, casual elegance over self-conscious self-curation.

Lauren Bacall's Iconic Hollywood Glamour Floored Twitter All Over Again This Week

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 08.16.2014 | Style

Nobody embodies old Hollywood glamour quite like Lauren Bacall. After news broke that the 89-year-old star died earlier this week, publications, ed...

Recalling Bacall: My Interview

Lauren Daley | Posted 10.15.2014 | Entertainment
Lauren Daley

She was born Betty Joan Perske in the Bronx in 1924 to two Jewish immigrants. She was immortalized as "Lauren Bacall" for her smoky voice, come-hither looks, flirtatious wit.

Week to Week News Quiz for 8/15/14

John Zipperer | Posted 10.15.2014 | San Francisco
John Zipperer

There's fighting in the streets from Missouri to Iraq. Find out why by taking our Week to Week news quiz. Here are some random but real hints: He wa...

Lauren Bacall, Too ...

John Mauceri | Posted 10.15.2014 | Arts
John Mauceri

Inadvertent angels come in many sizes and shapes. They are not always angels of mercy, and -- as many can attest -- Lauren Bacall was no Mother Teresa. And yet there was at least one lesson to be learned from knowing her a little.

The Decade of Death

David Bender | Posted 08.15.2014 | Fifty
David Bender

This is the decade of death. For those us born in the fifties and sixties -- Boomers and our younger brethren -- we are inevitably about to lose so many people who have been our touchstones. By 2020, the 21st Century Teens will have been a period of immeasurable loss and soul-wrenching grief.

Sally Quinn Reveals Time Ben Bradlee 'Disappeared Into The Dunes' With Lauren Bacall

Washington Post | Posted 08.13.2014 | Media

She looked spectacular that night, of course, and as we were introduced it was clear that Ben was dazzled. To my consternation so was she. That tilted...

Lauren Bacall Wrote About Being Jewish In Autobiography

Religion News Service | Lauren Markoe | Posted 08.13.2014 | Religion

(RNS) Lauren Bacall, who died Tuesday (Aug. 12) at 89, had mixed feelings about her Jewishness. In “By Myself,” her autobiography, she wrote that ...

Lauren Bacall's Last Great Performance Was On 'The Sopranos'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.13.2014 | Entertainment

Lauren Bacall, who died on Tuesday at the age of 89 after suffering a stroke, spent the twilight years of her career taking some big risks. She starre...

Lauren Bacall's 19 Most Glamorous Moments

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 08.13.2014 | Style

We will forever remember Lauren Bacall as one of Hollywood's most glamorous actresses. With her sexy bedroom eyes, perfectly coiffed waves and bright ...

Lauren Bacall Dies At 89

The Huffington Post | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.13.2014 | Entertainment

Hollywood icon Lauren Bacall, star of films such as "To Have and Have Not" and "Key Largo," died Tuesday at her home in New York City after suffering ...

PHOTOS: The Reason Humphrey Bogart Fell For Lauren Bacall

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 09.19.2013 | Style

Few Hollywood romances are as legendary as Bogie and Bacall's. Lauren Bacall was just 19 when she met a married Humphrey Bogart on the set of 1944'...

The Butler's Whitaker/Winfrey, Next Chapter of Bogart/Bacall? Holding Back the Tears

Lonna Saunders | Posted 10.21.2013 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

What makes Lee Daniels' films so darn good? The brilliant casting and textured layering through and through. Knowing how to weave history with entertainment with moral message.

PHOTOS: Chloe Moretz, Is That You?

Posted 08.05.2013 | Style

Chloe Moretz always struck us as one who had fashion wisdom beyond her years -- we have yet to see her dabble in teenage style woes like overzealous f...

Ella: Fashion Sense (PHOTOS)

Pam Peterson | Posted 06.15.2013 | Style
Pam Peterson

With her brand, Ella, Elinrós Lindal has made it her mission to provide luxurious clothing that make women feel beautiful and confident, while, at the same time, being mindful of the environmental and economical impact of the industry.

Len Cariou, Broadway's Original Sweeney Todd, Reveals His Canadian Roots

Myra Chanin | Posted 02.20.2013 | Weird News
Myra Chanin

Len Cariou may well be the most persistently employed performer on the planet. He leaps fleetly from role to role, format to format and venue to venue -- theater, film, television, recordings, narration, voiceovers, documentaries and audio books.

Dale Olson: "I Lived My Life My Own Way"

Tom Gregory | Posted 10.13.2012 | Entertainment
Tom Gregory

Dale was the voice of damage-control, the pen of Oscar campaigns, and the heart of a movement that cultivated compassion in modern Hollywood. Laughter and caring were Dale Olson's trademark, entertainment was his business.

Genius Uncovered: The Film Legacy of Howard Hawks

John Farr | Posted 04.05.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Over a forty-plus year career, it's astonishing that this brilliant director was Oscar-nominated only once. As I've often said, sometimes the Academy gets it wrong. This was one of those times.

Why Ben Kingsley Thinks 'The Dictator' Will End His 'Serious' Career

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 05.15.2012 | Entertainment

It's rare, but every so often, I get that sudden moment of extreme self-consciousness while doing an interview: "I'm really just sitting here chatting...