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13 Thought-Provoking Books from the Moth Podcast Storytellers

Off The Shelf | Posted 02.11.2017 | Books
Off The Shelf

In a heartfelt Moth story about the sometimes disparate relationship between fathers and sons, Neil Gaiman shared with an audience that his proud father had shown up to a very stressful book signing, unannounced, while Neil was signing copies of Anansi Boys, an adventurous novel about fathers and sons that blends myth, prophecy and family dysfunction.

Atwitter With Dan Stevens: House of SpeakEasy

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.01.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

"Are there any thespians in the house?" asked Simon Doonan at City Winery for the second annual House of SpeakEasy gala on Wednesday night, looking for sympathy.

Mr. Cory's Back To School Video Is The Funniest/Cutest Thing You'll See All Day

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 09.12.2014 | Style

It's no secret that we're obsessed with Mr.Cory, the 10 year-old CEO who has more style than most adults we know. And it looks like most of the world ...

Why All Models Look The Same At Fashion Week

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.08.2014 | Black Voices

Simon Doonan knows what to expect on most runways during New York Fashion Week Spring 2015: "very tall, Eastern European girls, long necks, they're pr...

5 Tips You Can Borrow From Jonathan Adler's Beach House (PHOTOS)

Posted 01.27.2014 | HuffPost Home

Jonathan Adler is the master of quirky '60s-'70s-inspired design. If you don't already covet his fabulous furnishings, we present you with his incredi...

Simon Doonan Has Some Thoughts About Entitled Interns

Posted 09.06.2013 | Style

Simon Doonan has seen some pretty entitled interns, and he's sick of it. Doonan got his own start while working in retail during, as he puts it, "one ...

Inside Jonathan Adler & Simon Doonan's Psychedelic Home

Posted 09.04.2013 | HuffPost Home

We've been in awe of Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan's Shelter Island, New York home for quite some time, but it looks like that abode has some seriou...

Hamptons Journal: Laurie Anderson Talks Dirt and Other Riffs

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.19.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

On a field of lights, on a stage bare except for a podium, a big chair, and a neon rectangle that could have been a James Turrell design, Laurie Ander...

WATCH: Jonathan Adler Says Homes Should Have 'Chakra-Tingling Sh*t'

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 08.16.2013 | HuffPost Home

We didn't think it was possible to love Jonathan Adler any more than we already did, but after getting a behind-the-scenes peek at his eccentric life,...

PHOTOS: A Sneak Peek Inside Jonathan Adler And Simon Doonan's Home

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 08.01.2013 | HuffPost Home

And now for the cutest thing you'll see all day: Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan's Hamptons magazine cover. As if we weren't already totally jealou...

'American Men Need To Get Over Their Freudian Fear Of Showing Off Their Junk'

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 06.21.2013 | Style

"American men need to get over their Freudian fear of showing off their junk," Simon Doonan proudly proclaims in a piece for Slate. Well, then. ...

PHOTOS: Jonathan Adler's Stunning New York Landscape

The | Michelle Manetti | Posted 06.19.2013 | HuffPost Home

We have to admit, when we first saw what Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan's Shelter Island, NY home looked like when they bought it, we were shocked. B...

Simon Doonan Clarifies Michelle Obama Diss

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 08.06.2013 | Style

Simon Doonan says his comments that Michelle Obama is not "chic" were taken out of context -- and he says he doesn't think "chic" is a word she'd want...

Simon Doonan: Michelle Obama Is Not 'Chic'

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 06.06.2013 | Style

Michelle Obama is known, among other things, for having excellent style that impresses fashion insiders and regular women alike. But not everyone in t...

PHOTOS: A Homage To The Afro

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.08.2013 | Black Voices

Whether being praised or despised, black women and our hair is a hot topic. And the latest headline-making story comes courtesy of the creative ambass...

WATCH: Bon Qui Qui Is Back

Posted 01.30.2013 | Comedy

MadTV fans, rejoice: Bon Qui Qui has been hired by Alexander Wang, and if you think she did not bring her sass with her, you are wrong. She still has ...

The Pre-Holiday Rush Begins in Earnest

Melissa Vale | Posted 02.02.2013 | New York
Melissa Vale

Thursday night was a busy one in the city, and I used it as an opportunity to check out some of the holiday windows on Madison Avenue before heading to a much anticipated spa opening downtown.

Simon Doonan On What The Straight World Can Learn From Gays

Next Avenue | Posted 08.10.2012 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Simon Doonan The secret? It starts with fabulosity -- and youthful, playful creativity Have you ever seen "Ivan t...

Lexus Rolls Out the Cars and Stars

Jennifer Raiser | Posted 10.01.2012 | San Francisco
Jennifer Raiser

The cars and stars shone brightly on a balmy San Francisco evening, as the top deck of the Metreon became the lavish location for Japanese automaker Lexus to introduce its new line.

Inside Look At The Most Covetable Closets

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Marissa Bronfman

Stephanie Mark, Erin Kleinberg and Jake Rosenberg have transformed an ambitious fashion blog into a bonafide brand; their site The Coveteur has quickly become one of the most covetable spaces to be featured on.

Sartorial Sanctums | Inside The Coveteur's Smashing Success

Marissa Bronfman | Posted 07.23.2012 | Style
Marissa Bronfman

Stephanie Mark, Erin Kleinberg and Jake Rosenberg have transformed an ambitious fashion blog into a bonafide brand; their site The Coveteur has quickly become one of the most covetable spaces to be featured on.

WATCH: Simon Doonan On 'Fearless Flamboyance' (VIDEO)

Posted 06.24.2012 | Healthy Living

In this exclusive AOL video, the witty and irrepressible Simon Doonan -- TV personality, Barneys creative ambassador and author of the books "Eccentri...

Jill Kargman's 'Rocking' Bash for Her Latest Novel

Melissa Vale | Posted 07.29.2012 | New York
Melissa Vale

Jill Kargman's latest effort, The Rock Star in Seat 3A is an adventure and romance made all the more enjoyable by her signature wit and sharp ear for dialogue.

Mike Hogan

Run-D.M.C. Member's Awesome MCA Memory | Mike Hogan | Posted 05.09.2012 | Entertainment

At last night's gala benefit for The Moth, a non-profit dedicated to the art of storytelling, Darryl "D.M.C." McDaniels shared a few memories of Adam ...

WATCH: 'There's A Horrible Epidemic Of Man Boobs'

Posted 04.27.2012 | Style

We love Simon Doonan for his candor, but Conan O'Brien may have gotten bit more than he bargained for from Simon on last night's "Conan": he got man b...