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Six Gripping Books To Read If You Love These TV Shows

XOXO After Dark | Posted 11.21.2014 | Books
XOXO After Dark

To pass the time before the worlds of Meredith Grey, Alicia Florrick and Olivia Pope return, why not pick up a book that's on the same wavelength as your favorite show? These picks are sure to please -- and they make great holiday presents too!

How (Not) to Repeat History

Frank H. Wu | Posted 11.17.2014 | Arts
Frank H. Wu

I wonder if we have it wrong. The philosopher George Santayana warned: "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." Maybe that se...

Television Characters: I Know They're Not Real People, But...

Michael Rohrer | Posted 11.05.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Rohrer

Television characters have moved me to tears, made me LOL, frustrated me to the point of giving up on watching a show, outraged me for reasons I didn't even recognize at the time, and shocked me to the point of tears, frustration, and outrage at having to wait another week for answers.

Actress Madeleine Stowe On Conquering Limitations After 50

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 10.14.2014 | Fifty

Actress Madeleine Stowe knows all about aging gracefully. With her flawless skin and flowing hair, it’s obvious that the 56-year-old actress embrace...

3 Ways to Find Forgiveness

Todd Kashdan | Posted 10.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Todd Kashdan

For Japanese macaque monkeys, status is important. If a high-status macaque bites a low-status macaque, the low-status monkey will not attack back. Th...

'The Golem of Hollywood' A Talk With Jonathan and Jesse Kellerman

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 10.06.2014 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Jonathan and Jesse have co-authored The Golem of Hollywood, a crime novel with elements of myth and the supernatural.

Thirteen Years Later -- Here We Go Again!

Richard W. Kropf | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics
Richard W. Kropf

One can only wonder when we'll ever learn. Wars fought in vengeance can only lead to more war. The impulse to strike back without any comprehension of why we were struck only leads to more strikes.

Recaps of Some of Your Favorite Returning Fall TV Shows. In Gifs.

Hulu.com | Posted 11.02.2014 | Entertainment
Hulu.com

The biggest silver lining to the downfall of summer is the knowledge that fall TV is finally on the horizon, bringing some trusty old friends back into our lives once again. But the summer has been long and hot and has left us a little foggy on what went down during spring finales oh-so-long ago.

Waterboarding: Islamic State Goes to the 'Dark Side'

Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite | Posted 10.29.2014 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite

It is no surprise that Islamic State has adopted some of the CIA torture methods such as waterboarding. This is the very definition of the spiral of violence, where violence used as revenge begets more and greater violence.

Why Israel Needs Justice, Not Revenge

Hody Nemes | Posted 09.08.2014 | World
Hody Nemes

The cold-blooded murders of the three abducted Israeli boys must not go unpunished. But justice, not vengeance, should win the day. The murderers should be tracked down, apprehended and tried in court for their crimes.

Calling for Revenge -- How Our Grief Is Used to Incite Violence and Murder

Leeat Granek, Ph.D. | Posted 09.06.2014 | Politics
Leeat Granek, Ph.D.

As calls for revenge sweep both the Israeli and Palestinian communities, it is clear that people are acting out of grief and not thinking with their heads.

Thriving Through Letting Go

Mari Lyles | Posted 08.26.2014 | Women
Mari Lyles

My best revenge? Deciding to thrive... in spite of, and showing my ex-husband I was just as cool, sexy and fantastic (but more successful) without him than I was with him. Now that, ladies, was revenge.

Wild Tales: Outstanding Black Comedy at Cannes

Karin Badt | Posted 07.25.2014 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

The film opens with the ultra-loud rumble of a rolling blue suitcase and the accompanying clicking heels of a beautiful woman (played by the director's wife) approaching a counter in an airport to check in.

The Anatomy of Everyday Hatred

Wray Herbert | Posted 07.23.2014 | Science
Wray Herbert

Who hates whom, and why? What do we mean when we say, I hate? And what do we do about it?

Why We're Utterly Obsessed With Emily VanCamp's 'Revenge' Hair

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 05.19.2014 | Style

We became addicted to "Revenge" after binge-watching the series last summer. From the modern-day "Gatsby" storyline to the good-looking cast (Nick Wec...

What if Every TV Show Followed the 24 Format?

Hulu.com | Posted 07.09.2014 | Comedy
Hulu.com

24 is back on Fox, giving viewers front row seats to the most action-packed 24 hours we'll ever bear witness to. We wondered what a season of some other popular shows would be like if broken down by the same, groundbreaking guidelines: 1 hour = 1 episode.

10 Things That Feel Better Than Getting Revenge On An Ex

Em & Lo | Posted 07.04.2014 | Women
Em & Lo

Be successful. Finally get your own dance-studio business off the ground. Go for that promotion. Insist on a raise. Revamp your resume. All that creative energy you were thinking of applying toward a meme-a-rific revenge strategy? Apply it to your career, instead. Think: What Would Beyoncé Do? (W.W.B.D.)

The Other Woman Should Have Been Better

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 06.26.2014 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Several years ago Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn and Diane Keaton starred in a hit movie titled The First Wives' Club. This movie explored the impact of hu...

Why Trying to Make a Guy Feel Guilty for Mistreating You Is a Waste of Time

Samara O'Shea | Posted 06.01.2014 | Women
Samara O'Shea

The best way to let a guy know he cannot treat you badly is to walk away. Don't look back. Walking away doesn't make you a doormat -- standing there and continuing to put yourself in his path does.

Revenge or Forgiveness: Which Road Do You Walk?

Gadadhara Pandit Dasa | Posted 06.01.2014 | Religion
Gadadhara Pandit Dasa

It's not possible to forget the incident or person that caused us pain. Hinduism suggests that the highest platform to exist on is the platform of compassion.

'Revenge' Sneak Peek Shows Emily Might Not Be Up For Payback

Posted 03.06.2014 | TV

Emily might be having difficulty getting back to her manipulative, conniving, badass self on the all-new March 9 episode of "Revenge," called "Payback...

Laughing Last... With a Nappy Bomb

Adam Delbridge | Posted 05.06.2014 | Comedy
Adam Delbridge

Right on cue, my 3- week-old baby decided the situation was about to get even worse. Early bowel movements are particularly potent, but this was like nothing I'd ever seen.

Why We Should Dismantle the Death Penalty

Carl Pettit | Posted 04.20.2014 | Politics
Carl Pettit

If someone deliberately killed one of our loved ones, we could (I know I would) very well harbor fantasies of violent revenge. Under these difficult circumstances, that would be a very human thing to do. But it shouldn't be the responsibility of the state to carry out the ultimate penalty for us.

Victoria Opens Emily's Infinity Box Of Secrets On 'Revenge'

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Emily may have her memories back on "Revenge," but she found herself in an even more dangerous predicament this week. For her recovery, Victoria arran...

EXCLUSIVE: 'Revenge' Sneak Peek Before Winter Premiere

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

"You're a Grayson now" may be the most terrifying phrase in the history of "Revenge." In this exclusive sneak peek of Sunday's (Jan. 12) episode, ...