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PHOTOS: Germans, Geishas, And Graffiti: Highlights This Week

Posted 08.03.2011 | Arts

It's been a busy week here of the Huffington Post Arts Page: Steve Martin was duped by a German forgery ring, a musical version of Rocky was announced...

Poster Child For Brain Health?

Cynthia R. Green, Ph.D. | Posted 08.03.2011 | Healthy Living
Cynthia R. Green, Ph.D.

In many ways, Mr. Martin embodies the kind of creative intellectual engagement we all need to take part in to keep our brains vital.

PHOTO: Steve Martin Victim Of Art Fraud (UPDATE)

Posted 08.01.2011 | Arts

Steve Martin has had a varied career as an actor, writer, comedian, SNL host, musician, and art lover, but he's probably not too happy to add 'victim'...

Fishin' in the Dark: Chattin' With The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's Jeff Hanna

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.27.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


WATCH: Steve Martin & His Banjo To Head To U.S. Capitol On 4th Of July

AP/The Huffington Post | By SANDY COHEN | Posted 07.23.2011 | Arts

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Martin and his banjo are taking on the U.S. Capitol on July 4. The 65-year-old entertainer is set to perform from the Capitol'...

Monday Madness: Chatting with Rob Zombie, Danny Elfman, Devo's Gerald Casale and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.22.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


White House Poetry Jam: A Poet's Point Of View

Patrick Pressl | Posted 07.15.2011 | Arts
Patrick Pressl

On May 11th President Obama and the First Lady hosted an evening of poetry and music at the White House, the second of such events since the President...

Do Literary Gimmicks Actually Work?

The Daily Beast | Posted 06.21.2011 | Books

Those live-action newspapers from the Harry Potter books and films—with moving and talking images on the page instead of old-fangled still photograp...

WATCH: Norm MacDonald In Twitter Feud With Steve Martin

Posted 05.31.2011 | Comedy

Norm MacDonald dropped by the "Late Show With David Letterman" to talk about, among other things, his new found status as an Internet sensation, thank...

Spotted Reading In Public: What Have We Seen You Reading Recently? (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

From a book about Charles Manson's murder trial to Steve Martin's autobiography, we saw you reading quite the wide array of books in the past few week...

WATCH: Steve Martin Shoplifts A Ham

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

On Wednesday night's "Late Show," the great Steve Martin hammed it up in more ways than one -- revealing to David Letterman's audience that he recentl...

PLAY > SKIP: This Week's New Music

Shawn Amos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

It's time to start your spring break mix tape. You do like that kind of thing, don't you? Read on for your musical cheat sheet.

Truthiness Is Beauty: Stephen Colbert Seizes The Gavel At Phillips De Pury To Sell His Ridiculous Portrait

ARTINFO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK-- When Steve Martin was called onto the "Colbert Report" last December to appraise one of the self-aggrandizing portraits host Stephen Colber...

Your Weekend To-Do List: Tina Fey Tickets, TreePeople, and St. Patrick's Day

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Snap up your tickets tomorrow for the Tina Fey and Steve Martin conversation presented by Live Talks Los Angeles. For do-gooders, join TreePeople as t...

The Dirtiest Word in Hollywood

John Farr | Posted 06.11.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

A few weeks back, I read an announcement that the now white hot Colin Firth might be signing on for a re-make ofMy Fair Lady. Not since Steve Martin decided to put a new spin on The Pink Panther have I been so moved to ask, "Why?"

Hathaway and Franco: The Kids Were All Right

Lesleyann Coker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lesleyann Coker

Am I the only one who thought this year's Oscar hosts, Anne Hathaway and James Franco, were a breath of fresh air compared to Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin in 2010?

Armory Show NYC: The Art World's Fashion Week

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Every year in March, New York City is taken over by the art community for a week of art fairs, gallery openings and of course parties. It is the art w...

A Hope-Less Oscars: Two Generations With One Blow

Carol Orsborn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Carol Orsborn

With the Academy Awards 2011, the Greatest Generation is but a memory and the Boomers are suddenly the exception rather than the rule.

Oscars 2011: The Triumph of Porky Pig

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Hello darlings, and welcome to my annual skewering of the Oscars show.

ART TALKS: Steve Martin's 92nd Street Y Talk Panned For Being 'Too Artsy' | FELICIA R. LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

In the history of intellectual chatter, the events of Nov. 29, 2010, at the 92nd Street Y will be archived under disaster. Or comedy....

92nd Street Y's Steve Martin Event Ends In REFUND | FELICIA R. LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In the history of intellectual chatter, the events of Nov. 29, 2010, at the 92nd Street Y will be archived under disaster. Or comedy. That night, a...

Aging Gracefully In Hollywood

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

My eye caught something about the 2011 Globes that goes slightly underneath the surface and that I haven't seen discussed, written or blogged about, as of yet.

Media McDonalds: The Mental Starvation of Americans Fat on Junk Food News & Media

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Brian Ross

OPINION - Rupert Murdoch, owner of Fox News and Fox TV is to the media business what Ray Kroc, McDonalds founder, was to the restaurant biz: A purveyo...

WATCH: The 9 Funniest 'SNL' Holiday Sketches

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Since 1975, "Saturday Night Live" has provided us with comedy that has tackled current events, pop culture and everything in between -- including the ...

PHOTOS: All In The Name Of Art | Highlights This Week

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The merriment of the Thanksgiving holiday was short-lived and this week saw a lot of controversy in the artworld. From Leonardo's The Last Supper to D...