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How the Cookie Crumbles

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 11.26.2014 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

In 1896, Fannie Farmer published her cookbook, The Boston Cooking-School Cook Book, which revolutionized cooking. This was the first cookbook to incorporate accurate measurements for the recipes, which made them possible to replicate.

Tales of A Writer: My Conversation With Richard L. Kramer

Elan Barnehama | Posted 09.28.2014 | Books
Elan Barnehama

Sixty-something Kramer is not your typical first time novelist. During his senior year in college he sent a story to The New Yorker, using it as a resume to land a job writing for their Talk of the Town column.

Maureen Ryan

'Louie,' 'Girls,' 'Southland' Get Peabody Awards

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 03.30.2013 | TV

This year's Peabody Awards have been announced, and the list of winners include "Louie," "Southland," "Switched at Birth," "Girls," "This American Lif...

Dan Rather In His Own Voice

Tom Alderman | Posted 12.22.2012 | Books
Tom Alderman

We seem to iconize certain newsies which is maybe why we have two new biographies in audio and print about veteran television newsfolk: Walter Cronkite and Dan Rather.

Men of a Certain Age Combines Insight With Comedy

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 08.31.2011 | Entertainment
Marcia G. Yerman

From the first episode, I was hooked. Not only did I get psychological moments of revelatory truth in a weekly show, I also got belly laughs that made my sides hurt.

100 Years of Corwin

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Robert J. Elisberg

Today is the 100th birthday of Norman Corwin, who got an Oscar nomination for his screenplay Lust for Life, received two Peabody Awards, and an Emmy.

An Interview with Matisyahu, Plus Barbra Streisand and Brian Setzer Updates

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Matisyahu's latest album, Light showcases his young, old soul, further exploring musical territories of both the secular and sacred.