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Cantaleta: Cuba's Funniest Import

Johnathan Lee Iverson | Posted 08.25.2015 | Arts
Johnathan Lee Iverson

Clowning is a compulsion. The pull of clowning is inescapable. So it was for Joan Fernández Cabrera. "I feel a little magic," is how Joan Fernández Cabrera describes his transformation into his clown alter ego, Cantaleta -- a hyperactive blend of mischief, athleticism and a hapless romantic.

Wisdom from the Circus High Wire: 91-Years-Young & Still Flying High

Mel Sellick | Posted 07.17.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Mel Sellick

The first time my Aunt Rusty ever stepped onto a high wire was in front of thousands of people at Madison Square Garden. As she climbed up the wrong...

Love at First Flight: The Story of Ammed and Estefani Tuniziani

Johnathan Lee Iverson | Posted 07.07.2015 | Arts
Johnathan Lee Iverson

Of all the many trapeze artists I've had the pleasure to present, not a single one ever considered such a career in flight as a plan B or something to hold them over until their real dream kicked in. The trapeze is either for you or it is not.

You Just Kinda Wasted My Precious Time: Dylan's Cold Apperance on Letterman a Let-Down

Lauren Daley | Posted 05.26.2015 | Entertainment
Lauren Daley

If my dad or mom calls me after 11 p.m., my first thought is not emergency, but that one of them just found either Bob Dylan or Neil Young on TV. We Daleys are a proud Dylan-and-Young-loving people.

The Rolling Stones: Zip Code Tour Opener in San Diego [PHOTOS]

Lindsey Best | Posted 05.26.2015 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

Over Memorial Day weekend The Rolling Stones opened their Zip Code tour by delivering an extraordinarily energy packed set to a sold out crowd in Petco Park, San Diego, CA. Gary Clark, Jr. opened.

6 Fascinating Things You Didn't Know About Liquor Brands

Liquor.com | Posted 04.01.2015 | Taste
Liquor.com

Behind every great liquor brand is a great story.

9 Totally Weird Holiday Traditions Around the World

Findery | Posted 02.10.2015 | Travel
Findery

There are hundreds of holiday traditions around the globe, many of which you've probably never heard of -- the giant goat made of hay (Sweden), the witch that brings candy (Italy), the burning pile of dirt (Guatemala).

Investigator Uncovers Photos of Legendary "Faceless Ghost" That Haunts Abandoned Tunnel

Roadtrippers | Posted 01.25.2015 | Weird News
Roadtrippers

While the fear-fueled story of the Green Man is certainly the best kind of urban legend, filled with gruesome deaths, supernatural powers and a terrifying curse tailor-made to frighten teenagers, Ken Summers recently uncovered the true story of the Green Man, and it's a lot more sad than scary.

Halloween Food Drive Shadowed by Ghostly Legend

William Lambers | Posted 12.27.2014 | Impact
William Lambers

In Delhi, Ohio this Wednesday (October 29) a Halloween celebration will take place at Mount St. Joseph University. A "spooky" tunnel and lots of candy are the feature attractions.

Margaret Ouchida: Stories, Legends and Realms

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 11.05.2014 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

Art history, ecclesiastics, fabulism and a profound delight in materials conspire in the studio of Margaret Ouchida.

Behind Every Legend -- RIP Joan Rivers

Heather Hummel | Posted 11.05.2014 | Entertainment
Heather Hummel

I hope that Joan and my grandmother, also a stunning blond, are reconnecting on the other side and keeping God laughing. I have no doubt that Joan has just the perfect joke for St. Peter when she arrives at the pearly gates.

Carol Hartsell

'Legends' Recap: It's All Fun & Games Until Someone Gets VX In Their Eye

HuffingtonPost.com | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.28.2014 | Entertainment

QUESTION: Should you have kept your graphic design job? HYPOTHESIS: No, no matter how disappointing recapping "Legends" is, graphic design is way...

Carol Hartsell

'Legends' Episode 2 Recap: We're Gonna Need More Whiskey

HuffingtonPost.com | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.21.2014 | Entertainment

QUESTION: Do you regret your offer to recap the show "Legends?" HYPOTHESIS: Yes, you regret your offer to recap the show "Legends." PROCEDURE:...

Carol Hartsell

Yes, You Will Watch Anything Starring Sean Bean

HuffingtonPost.com | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.14.2014 | TV

QUESTION: Will you watch anything starring Sean Bean? HYPOTHESIS: Yes, you will watch anything starring Sean Bean. PROCEDURE: Watch the pilot...

Sean Bean's Pretty Sure He's Supposed To Die In This Scene

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.11.2014 | Comedy

This is an important message from The Sean Bean Council™: Please stop killing Sean Bean. Thank you. This has been an important message from Th...

Erin Whitney

Sean Bean's Most Memorable Death Wasn't 'Lord Of The Rings'

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.07.2014 | Entertainment

It's no news that Sean Bean has died a lot of times in a variety of gruesome ways. Having died approximately 25 deaths -- something the actor said was...

Happy 83rd, Ramblin' Jack

Lauren Daley | Posted 10.05.2014 | Arts
Lauren Daley

I've been lucky enough to see Ramblin' Jack twice now, including at the 2013 Newport Folk Festival, where, he surprised Beck on stage to duet on Jimmie Rodgers' "Waiting For A Train."

Sean Bean Has A Special Message For Jon Snow

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment

Ned Stark has a good head on his shoulders. A few weeks ago, Sean Bean, aka the Stark patriarch on "Game of Thrones," blew up the Internet when he ...

Sean Bean Picks His Favorite On-Screen Death

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 08.04.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

In 20 years of movie stardom, Sean Bean has played every role imaginable, from sinister villain in "Goldeneye" to moral compass and patriarch Ned Star...

Talkin' Johnny Winter Blues

Lauren Daley | Posted 09.27.2014 | Arts
Lauren Daley

For my music column in a southeastern Massachusetts newspaper, I'd interviewed Johnny three times for -- in 2011, 2013, and most recently in January. He'd played a local venue in our readership area every winter for years.

Killer Legends Available on DVD and iTunes

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 09.07.2014 | Entertainment
Stephen D. Winick

Good news for folklore enthusiasts and legend trippers: Killer Legends, a smart, scary documentary I discussed when it was first aired back in February, is now available on DVD and iTunes.

Phillip Roth and Me: A Micro-Memoir

Brian Koppelman | Posted 08.09.2014 | Books
Brian Koppelman

Why would he care what the kid in 5B was ingesting through the eyes? And also, what were the fucking chances we would run into each other. I had still only seen him seven times total in the three years.

Killer Legends Brings Legends to Life

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 05.13.2014 | Entertainment
Stephen D. Winick

A few months ago, filmmakers came to my workplace and interviewed me at length about four contemporary legends for a new documentary. That documentary promises to be an entertaining, informative and slightly creepy look at fear, crime and storytelling in the 20th century.

The Adventure Is in the Detour

Johnathan Lee Iverson | Posted 05.03.2014 | Arts
Johnathan Lee Iverson

Suddenly, there was this sound I'd never heard before that utterly shattered me. Everything and everyone but Domingo went dark. I was raptured, and I knew right then and there, "I am going to be an opera star!"

LEGEND HAS IT

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel

There's something hallowed about visiting a place of legend. To think that thousands of people over dozens of centuries have kissed the same stone, or...