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Colleges Are Intolerant About Comedy That Promotes Tolerance

Scott Blakeman | Posted 12.08.2014 | College
Scott Blakeman

If a simple message of tolerance, understanding and peace is deemed too controversial by many universities in this country, what message does that send to students? Colleges used to be the place where trailblazing comedians like George Carlin and Mort Sahl found receptive audiences for their biting and bold comedy.

The Stories Behind These Emotional Wedding Photos Are So Full Of Love

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.20.2014 | Weddings

Weddings are capable of bringing even the most hardhearted among us to tears. And when you're the one walking down the aisle, you better have lots...

Jon Stewart: Hosting 'Meet The Press' Was 'Crazy Idea'

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 11.03.2014 | Media

Jon Stewart thinks the idea of him hosting "Meet the Press" was "crazy." Earlier this month rumors started swirling that NBC News had been eyeing ...

What I Learned About Privilege By Joining A Frat

New York Magazine | Posted 10.23.2014 | College

“How many people in this freakin’ fraternity do you think are taking Black Feminism this semester?” If my mom’s question hadn’t been rhetori...

Why Is Mayor De Blasio Breaking 4 Promises Within 400 Yards of His Own Home? Part Four: Low-Income Housing

Matthew Chapman | Posted 12.07.2014 | New York
Matthew Chapman

Yorkville and East Harlem already have some of the worst pollution and highest asthma rates in the city, and now 100 to 500 extra diesel trucks are going to roar through an entirely residential neighborhood to dump their loads in a stinking, two acre, heavy-duty industrial facility in front of public housing.

Is Coverage of the Apple Watch Sexist?

Nikki Gloudeman | Posted 11.11.2014 | Women
Nikki Gloudeman

The Internet has its proverbial panties in a bunch over the new release of the gee-whiz Apple Watch. Except "panties in a bunch" may be a bit of a misnomer. Because as also tends to happen when a new tech product is dropped, the people doing the reporting are predominantly male.

New York Magazine Co-Founder: 'I Don't Think It's The Same Magazine At All'

HuffPost Live | Posted 09.01.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Milton Glaser joins HuffPost Live to discuss co-founding New York Magazine and the way the publication has changed since his time at its helm....

My Rapist Was A Sweetheart

Sarah Beauchamp | Posted 09.24.2014 | Women
Sarah Beauchamp

Charming and funny, he was also entirely unassuming. He got good grades, had lots of friends. He was a talented artist and student. He was also a dude who raped me. The fact that he's sweet and loves his mom doesn't change the fact that he had sex with me against my will.

Is Israel Losing The Media War?

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 07.23.2014 | World

Israel's military capabilities are far superior to those of militants in the Gaza Strip, but it may be losing the war on a different front. HuffPost L...

Faithful Shopper: In My Beach Bag

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 09.13.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

We're in the heart of beach season, and it's time to replenish our stock of essentials, from sunglasses to sunscreen, books to laptops and everything in between.

Why New York Magazine's Terry Richardson 'Interview' Is Not OK

Ravishly | Posted 08.18.2014 | Women
Ravishly

There's a reason Richardson is being slowly crucified, and it's not because he's participating in your everyday, ho-hum nude shots. It's because he's allegedly using his fame and "I'm not like everybody else" euphemism to get blow jobs by intimidated women looking for a slice of fame pie.

What We Can Learn From The Worst Sleepers In NYC

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.12.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

A Fast Company infographic is illuminating just how late into the night New Yorkers are staying up. While that's not the healthiest habit, another jou...

After Ever After: Musicals and What I Have (and Have Not) Missed

Barry Singer | Posted 08.06.2014 | Arts
Barry Singer

There was no YouTube the last time I wrote about the Broadway musical. There was no Twitter, no Facebook, no iPhone, no Glee.

How to Find New York's Zeitgeist

J. Michael Welton | Posted 07.15.2014 | New York
J. Michael Welton

Just in time for NYCxDESIGN and ICFF, Design Hunting is hitting the streets of New York City. Ably conceived by Wendy Goodman, New York magazine's intrepid design editor, the special issue is chock full of products, people and spaces -- with a special zip that's all its own.

Michael Calderone

Will Lara Logan Ever Recover From Infamous Benghazi Report?

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.07.2014 | Media

NEW YORK -- On Oct. 28, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) announced that he planned to block all of President Barack Obama's appointees until every surviv...

Rachel Maddow's Retreat Has An Unusual Feature (Just Don't Call It An Outhouse)

Posted 04.24.2014 | HuffPost Home

When MSNBC's Rachel Maddow needs a break from the daily grind, she heads up to her pre-Civil War vacation home in Western Massachusetts. The farmhouse...

How I'm Learning To Love Middle Age At 65

Mark Jacobson | Posted 06.09.2014 | Fifty
Mark Jacobson

Sixty-five is a longtime bullet-point mile marker along the Interstate of American Life, the product of uncounted hours of congressional back room dealing and insurance-company probability charts.

New York Mag Launches 8 Amazing Covers

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.25.2014 | Media

New York Magazine's "Yesteryear" issue has not one, but eight different covers to honor some of the century's greatest musicians. It's the magazine...

These Stunning Wedding Confections Take The Cake

Posted 03.12.2014 | Weddings

Though it still feels like winter in many part of the country, summer is -- believe it or not -- right around the corner. To celebrate, our friends a...

Alec Baldwin Is Really, Really Angry At Everyone

New York Magazine | Alec Baldwin | Posted 02.24.2014 | Media

I flew to Hawaii recently to shoot a film, fresh on the heels of being labeled a homophobic bigot by Andrew Sullivan, Anderson Cooper, and others in t...

Medical Malpractitioner

Francis Levy | Posted 04.08.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

With the decline of print journalism, magazines have been folding right and left. The demise of the print edition of Newsweek and New York's Magazine...

Is Fox News On The Way Out?

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.27.2014 | Media

Fox News may be the dominant cable news channel by far. Its executives may be the subject of intense scrutiny whose every move is watched carefully an...

Misery Never Felt So Rewarding

Linda Flanagan | Posted 03.19.2014 | Books
Linda Flanagan

Jennifer Senior's book All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood is a tonic to the realist school of childrearing, exploring the grind in the job along with the bliss. We're having no fun, and we are no fun, but we wouldn't do it any differently.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Makes Maryland Mad

Posted 12.16.2013 | TV

Julia Louis-Dreyfus made a Selina Meyer-sized slip of the tongue when she recently spoke about filming "Veep" in Maryland. In a feature in the late...

Is Print Really Dead?

John P. David | Posted 02.11.2014 | Media
John P. David

The print media conundrum remains. Some publications continue to survive, while a few thrive.