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What are you doing on New Year's Eve? We've got some ideas....

ZEALnyc | Posted 12.29.2016 | Arts

By Mercedes Vizcaino, ZEALnyc Contributing Writer, December 29, 2016 As the holiday season winds down, you're left with the proverbial question: 'Wha...

Sandra Bernhard at Guild Hall: Feel the Bernhard

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.05.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Funny woman Sandra Bernhard joins this week's list of funny women performing at Guild Hall. There was Kathy Griffin, and if you count the many persona...

Halley Feiffer's "A Funny Thing Happened . . ." at the Lucille Lortel Theater

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.08.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

As anyone who has ever spent time in a hospital room knows, the laughs are few. On opening night of Halley Feiffer's "A Funny Thing Happened on the Wa...

'How to Dance in Ohio' on HBO

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.25.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

My favorite moments are the girls preparing for the dance, particularly selecting their gowns in a local bridal boutique. The fashion moment plays with our standards of beauty and self-image.

Moving 'Merch:' (T-Shirts and CDs) Sandra Bernhard at Joe's Pub

Regina Weinreich | Posted 02.26.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Bernhard tells us she lost her mother Jeanette this year. She mentions this in wistful passing, wondering what mom was doing while teenage Sandra was locked in her room listening to Laura Nyro. This quiet moment shows how she keeps the intimacy alive.

10 Reasons I Love Pee-wee's Playhouse

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 12.21.2014 | TV
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

Pee-wee's Playhouse ran on Saturday mornings on CBS for five seasons, 45 episodes, starting in 1991, and continued in reruns. It is now available on ...

The Exclusive Club or Else: The Branding of Feminism

Wendy N. Powell | Posted 11.17.2014 | Media
Wendy N. Powell

While some prioritize their advocacy for economic conditions such as pay equity and job opportunity, others focus on birth control and abortion rights; nonetheless, branding of feminism with intent to harm those with opposing political ideology damages the overall cause of social equality of the sexes.

Sandra Bernhard: Provocateur at Guild Hall

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.15.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Sandra Bernhard makes me laugh. Her brassy, wild mouthed persona has always seemed an exaggeration of femininity, her humor bold, her image could be m...

Dog Ears Music: Born in June Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 08.06.2014 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist features music from Richard Strauss, Carl Barât, Paula Abdul, and Alanis Morissette.

Sandra Bernhard Goes Off On Social Media

The Awl | Posted 02.05.2014 | Comedy

In a new interview over at Wag's Revue, Sandra Bernhard discusses The Terrible Stupid Horrible Way We Internet Now. "Honestly, because of the Inter...

Sandra Bernhard Does 'Sandyland'

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 02.03.2014 | Arts
Elysabeth Alfano

"I think you are at your best when allowed to be yourself. No direction for your personality is the best way to go."

10 Stunning Celebrity Portraits That Are 'Untouched'

Posted 08.09.2013 | Celebrity

Before Photoshop and Instagram, there was photography: pure, unfiltered and untouched. Nairobi-born photographer Johnny Rozsa documented hundred of ce...

Christopher Rosen

Kings For A Night | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.29.2013 | Entertainment

Robert De Niro was crowned king of closing night at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. The New York-based film fest, which De Niro co-founded in 2002, en...

Hand-to-Hand: Comedy and Combat

Beth Lapides | Posted 03.30.2013 | Los Angeles
Beth Lapides

The Pentagon just announced it's lifting the ban on woman going to the front lines and engaging in hand-to-hand combat. I know this is something that's supposedly good for women, but it's something I have mixed feeling about. Oddly, one of those feelings is gratitude.

'Pitch Perfect' Star Heads To 'Vegas'

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Anna Camp is headed to Sin City. According to EW, the "Pitch Perfect" star has booked a multi-episode arc on the CBS drama as an aspiring actress ...

WATCH: Sandra Bernhard Responds To Jerry Seinfeld

Posted 09.09.2012 | Comedy

Jerry Seinfeld is a few episodes deep into his new web series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," but he has yet to get coffee, in a car, with a funny...

Best Lesbian Moments Of The Week

Trish Bendix | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Trish Bendix

We pride ourselves on knowing all kinds of Sapphic pop-culture facts. Each week we'll share some of the best tidbits on The Huffington Post in our new series, "Best Lesbian Week Ever." Here's who and what was on our raging gay radar this week.

15 Comedians 'Crossing The Line'

Posted 08.02.2012 | Comedy

A great comedian can take a tough social issue and break it down into something that people can laugh about. Whether it's race, sexuality or good old ...

WATCH: ShamWow Book Promo Makes Us Want To Read

Posted 05.01.2012 | Comedy

Remember that great ShamWow infomercial? The guy in the headset, the bare studio, the font, the devil-may-care attitude? It left you feeling like th...'s Best Lesbian Week Ever: April 6-13

Trish Bendix | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Trish Bendix

Each week we'll share some of the best tidbits on The Huffington Post in our new series, "Best Lesbian Week Ever." Here's who and what was on our raging gay radar this week.

PHOTOS: 'How Was Your Week' Live In Brooklyn

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 03.01.2012 | Comedy

Julie Klausner's weekly comedy podcast "How Was Your Week" had its second live recording last Thursday, once more showing how an audio-only show can b...

Sandra Bernhard Sounds Off On Turning Down 'Sex And The City' Role

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Few television series go on to achieve the international success of "Sex and the City," but one outspoken actress insists she has no regrets about tur...

Naughty But Nice Rob

Sandra Bernhard Trashes Kathy Griffin | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 01.02.2012 | Celebrity

Kathy Griffin can't believe that she keeps getting invited back by CNN to torture Anderson Cooper in Times Square as the network counts down to the Ne...

Female Comedians Come Together To Support Planned Parenthood

Posted 11.26.2011 | Comedy

Comedian Lizz Winstead -- recently named HuffPost's "Greatest Person Of The Day" -- has spent her summer performing benefit shows all over the country...

Sandra Bernhard: 'My Lesson is Patience'

Greg Archer | Posted 08.23.2011 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

It's been more than a decade since Sandra Bernhard released a comedy album so it's fitting that, during Gay Pride month, she delivers a powerfully engaging gem.