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The Most Popular Tunes For Boomer Funerals

Roz Warren | Posted 05.18.2015 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Monty Python's "Always Look On The Bright Side of Life" recently beat out Frank Sinatra's "My Way" as the song most people choose to have played at their funerals. I'm guessing that we Boomers can take credit for this. Inspired, I asked my Facebook pals to help me put together a playlist.

Why I Feel Like a Queen this Mother's Day

Amy Ruhlin | Posted 05.08.2015 | Fifty
Amy Ruhlin

It wasn't like when I was a younger mom. I didn't feel needed. I didn't feel like I had to have all of the answers. Or that I was taking care of him. Instead, I felt recognized. I felt appreciated. I felt honored.

Men In Suits

Teresa Kindred | Posted 04.06.2015 | Fifty
Teresa Kindred

Would my family fire me? Would they drown in dirty laundry? Probably not. Knowing my boys, they would just keep wearing dirty clothes until their girlfriends made them learn how to operate the washer and dryer.

Coming to Los Angeles: Labyrinth

Steven Denlinger | Posted 04.01.2015 | Politics
Steven Denlinger

The novella 'Coming to Los Angeles' continues as a serial this week. Chapter 1: Labyrinth IN THE FALL OF 1998, I was teaching in the North Canton C...

Cookie Doughprah Winfrey and S'moria Steinem: 10 Solutions to Ben & Jerry's Women Problem

Amanda McCall | Posted 03.27.2015 | Women
Amanda McCall

There are currently no female flavors of Ben & Jerry's ice cream (even Tina Fey would agree that, while "Greek frozen yogurt" is certainly a healthy ice cream alternative, it is not the same as ice cream).

Narwhals, Narwhals, Causing a Commotion: An Interview With Mr. Weebl's Jonti Picking

Todd R. Miller | Posted 05.04.2015 | Entertainment
Todd R. Miller

If you've seen the Sprint commercial or are already familiar with Narwhals, you know well that, once the Narwhals tune burrows into your brain, it does not come out easily.

60 Original 'Star Wars' Costumes Go On View In Seattle

AP | DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP | Posted 02.02.2015 | Arts

SEATTLE (AP) — The creators of a new traveling exhibit on the costumes of Star Wars are hoping to gather geeks, fashionistas and movie fans together...

How to Do Christmas Away From Home With Kids

Helen I. Hwang | Posted 02.28.2015 | Travel
Helen I. Hwang

Going away for Christmas with little kids, who wonder how Santa will find them, can be tricky. As a parent, I fret about the logistics of trivial things like: Where will the stockings hang?

11 Grown-Up Songs To Play When You Can't Listen To 'Frozen' One More Time

Elizabeth Broadbent | Posted 02.01.2015 | Parents
Elizabeth Broadbent

If the Frozen soundtrack has you thinking about an ice pick to the brain, here's a playlist both you and the kids can love.

This Guy's One-Man Duet As Freddie Mercury AND Pavarotti Will Give You Goosebumps

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.03.2014 | Arts

Freddie Mercury, frontman of the British rock band Queen, and Luciano Pavarotti, the Italian operatic tenor, were two of the greatest singers of the 2...

A Hoople's Life: Rock Star Morgan Fisher Returns to New York City

Tom Semioli | Posted 11.19.2014 | New York
Tom Semioli

Rock stars come and go, however one is about to make his triumphant, albeit low key return -- which will be the absolute reverse manner in which he forged his legendary larger-than-life Big Apple debut in the waning days of Nixon's America and Watergate.

The Queen Breaks Her Silence On Scotland's Independence

AP | By GREGORY KATZ | Posted 11.14.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has made her first comments about this week's Scottish independence vote, urging Scots to "think very carefully abo...

Ryan Kristobak

There's A 'Stairway To Heaven 2' You Probably Never Knew About

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 09.07.2014 | Entertainment

Between the years of 2002 and 2003, underground rock received a number of albums that significantly molded the sounds of progressive, post-hardcore, e...

WATCH: Lady Gaga Joins Queen To Belt Out Classic Hit

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 08.27.2014 | Gay Voices

Some queer dreams came true the other night when Lady Gaga joined Queen on stage in Australia. The band, currently being fronted by "American Idol"...

Same Sex Marriage, Taxes and Winning the Lottery

Don McNay | Posted 10.10.2014 | Business
Don McNay

The first step that all seriously committed couples, same sex or heterosexual, should do is find a competent financial planner to help them plot out a well thought out strategy.

Listen To These 3 Songs Before Your Next Interview

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 08.10.2014 | Entertainment

Listening to 50 Cent's "In Da Club" has always been perfect for when it's your birthday, for when you're sipping Bacardi or when it's not your birthda...

Curtis M. Wong

Adam Lambert On Freddie Mercury's Legacy And The Fight To Be A Gay Pop Star

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 08.01.2014 | Gay Voices

For Adam Lambert, touring the world with Queen is both “the summer gig of a lifetime” and a bona fide, full-circle career milestone. The 32-ye...

A Few Questions for My British Friends

John Blumenthal | Posted 09.27.2014 | Comedy
John Blumenthal

Fox hunting. Why is that fun? I don't get it. The hounds do all the work. Why do they need you?

Meet the 8 Artists You'd Never Guess Were in the Rock Hall of Fame (#5: Katy Perry)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 09.17.2014 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

"Queen's track 'Killer Queen' made me discover music and helped me come into my own at the age of 15," says Perry. "The way Freddie Mercury delivered his lyrics just made me feel like a confident woman; I'd say his fingerprint is all over me."

My Favorite Year: The Pop Culture Peak That Was 1984

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 08.13.2014 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Thirty years ago! Scary! Yet inspiring. (Certainly most millennials I encounter are ripping off that era as fast as their iPad-laden hands can grab.) For your pleasure and edification, I was there (and then), and I reflect.

The Extremely Hard Lessons That the Themed Entertainment Industry Learned From Hard Rock Park

Jim Hill | Posted 06.16.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

If you're going strictly by attendance levels as well as the amount of money this theme park pulled in during its brief life span, then Hard Rock Park clearly was a failure. If -- on the other hand -- you're going by what happened in themed entertainment circles after 2008... Well, that's where this story gets complicated.

Listen To This Amazing Queen Cover By An Israeli Family Band

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

Kol haMishpaha is the family band you always wished you and your kin had formed. Hailing from Israel, Kol haMishpaha, which appropriately translat...

Teen Lip Syncs To Queen For 3 Years Straight (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 01.23.2014 | Teen

Every day for the past 1,101 days, one very dedicated Queen fan named Matt Perren took a picture of himself lip-syncing the words of "Don't Stop Me No...

The Doors App and Beyond: A Conversation with Elektra/Nonesuch Founder Jac Holzman

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.07.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Photo courtesy Holzman Family Archive A Conversation with Jac Holzman Mike Ragogna: Jac, it's an honor to interview you. You and your label Elektra...

Brian May Dishes On Queen's Future

rollingstonelogo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By David Browne When Freddie Mercury sang "we will rock you" in 1977, even he probably would...