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Steven Shehori

Quick Fix: 8 Life Hacks When You're In A Jam

Steven Shehori | Posted 10.03.2016 | Healthy Living
Steven Shehori

Life throws a lot at us. Sometimes we're ready for it, oftentimes we're not. So the least we can do is have a few hacks at our disposal. Here are 10 q...

Quick Fix: 10 Car Ownership And Maintenance Tips

Steven Shehori | Posted 10.01.2016 | Los Angeles
Steven Shehori

Cars are one of our greatest conveniences. They take us to work, allow us to run errands, and provide the perfect means to hit the road and see the co...

Some Wild Facts About Our Eyes

Steven Shehori | Posted 09.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Steven Shehori

I spent a good 12 hours yesterday in front of my laptop monitor. I didn't plan to go that long, but hey, life happens, and things need to get done. The upside: I got a ton of things done. The downside: my eyes were seriously strained at the end of the day.

Podcast Reviews: Any Time and You Better DON'T!

Marc Hershon | Posted 08.12.2016 | Entertainment
Marc Hershon

Any Time with Vin Forte Episode 27: "Rocket Launches and Writing Retreats" Guest: Nicole Perlman Vin Forte, host of Any Time with Vin Forte, celebrat...

This 'CSI: NY' Episode Would Make A Great 'CSI: Miami' Episode

Steven Shehori | Posted 05.16.2016 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

You know, as far as CSI: NY reruns go, this one is pretty solid. There's suspense, there's intrigue, there's some nifty high-tech gadgetry -- there's ...

Argentina's Dark Secret

Steven Shehori | Posted 05.09.2016 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

Argentina has been making the news a lot lately. You see, it was plagued with terrible credit lo these past 15 or so years. Then, a few days ago, the ...

An Inspiring Tale Of Crushing Defeat

Steven Shehori | Posted 05.09.2016 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

Rising to the occasion despite physical adversity is no easy feat; something I once discovered firsthand as a 20-year-old McMaster University student....

Hockey: A Sound Investment Or Skating On Thin Ice?

Steven Shehori | Posted 04.28.2016 | Business
Steven Shehori

This marked the end of my sports-related investment strategy. Ah, the untold wealth that could have been. And I would have gotten away with it too, if it weren't for those meddling kids.

Investments Are Life Changing (Except When They're Not)

Steven Shehori | Posted 04.25.2016 | Business
Steven Shehori

For my entire adult life, I've been encouraged to invest in my future. You know, in a financial sense. And so I took a bunch of jobs in the arts. This...

Iconic Comedian Waits 30 Years to Deliver Debut Album

Steven Shehori | Posted 03.23.2016 | Entertainment
Steven Shehori

A full three decades into his stand-up career, Tim Steeves is -- at long last -- releasing his debut album, American Portions.

How The Internet Takes The Stakes Out Of Theft

Steven Shehori | Posted 03.17.2016 | Technology
Steven Shehori

Theft has become a lot more complicated in the 21st century. In fact, I dare say victims are far more vulnerable than any time in history. These days,...

How the Web Keeps Us Honest

Steven Shehori | Posted 03.14.2016 | Technology
Steven Shehori

These days, companies have to work harder than ever to protect their brand and put their best image forward. Because if they don't, the online hive mind will be more than happy to pounce.

The Gentle Art Of Sucking At Languages

Steven Shehori | Posted 03.09.2016 | Education
Steven Shehori

Languages are hard to learn. Sure, I'm a professional writer, which means me am totes real good at English. But outside of my mother tongue, these abilities sort of drop off the table. I studied French for 15 years in school, from Kindergarten to my final year of college.

The Easy Way To Go From Picky To Adventurous Eater

Steven Shehori | Posted 03.01.2016 | Taste
Steven Shehori

When it comes to dining choices, humans aren't nearly adventurous enough. Aside from items that are objectively poisonous (you know, like actual poiso...

There Are Other Photos Of Me, You Know -- By Che Guevara

Steven Shehori | Posted 02.09.2016 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

Mi amigos, I packed a lot of life into the 39 years I spent on this wild, topsy-turvy planet of ours. I really did it all. Marxist revolutionary. Pris...

Boy, Oh Boy, Do I Love Radiation! -- By Your Dentist

Steven Shehori | Posted 02.08.2016 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

Great to see you again! Wow, hard to believe it's been six months already. Time sure flies between check-ups, don't you think?

My Life as the Greatest Hand Model That Never Was

Steven Shehori | Posted 02.08.2016 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

So what makes my hands so badass? Man, where to begin... Even skin tone. Symmetrical nails. (And kickin' nailbeds!) No age spots, hair, or bulging veins. And despite me being nestled in my mid-40s, these suckers look like the hands of a 22-year-old.

Technology Has Turned Us Into a Nation of Writers

Steven Shehori | Posted 02.03.2016 | Technology
Steven Shehori

Pretty much everyone is doing a whole lotta writing. Every single day. A small percentage of their work is brilliant. Some is good. And a whole lot is utter crap. But it's writing nonetheless, and we have technology, of all things, to thank

5 Beloved Hollywood Movies With Silly Endings

Steven Shehori | Posted 12.17.2015 | Entertainment
Steven Shehori

Just because a film is great, adored, or heck, even a combination both, it doesn't mean those final minutes of the final reel are gonna tie things up the way we'd like.

Looks Like School Forgot To Teach Us How To Remember

Steven Shehori | Posted 12.17.2015 | Education
Steven Shehori

In the 21st century, there must be some compelling new learning and retention methods at our disposal. Ones that can be slowly introduced at the state and federal level. Honestly, how exciting -- and beneficial -- would this be for our upcoming generations of students? Short answer: very.

5 Reasons 'O Brother, Where Art Thou?' Is One Of The Greatest Movies In The History Of Ever

Steven Shehori | Posted 11.23.2015 | Entertainment
Steven Shehori

O Brother, Where Are Thou? hit theatres 15 years ago, on December 22, 2000. And to this day it remains my favorite film. O Brother transcends age, tastes, and even sociopolitical leanings.

10 Seriously Vague And Misleading Movie Posters

Steven Shehori | Posted 11.13.2015 | Entertainment
Steven Shehori

Okay, you see the above image? It's a poster of an elephant. And with it, you know exactly what you're getting: an elephant. No surprises, so everyone's happy. Movie marketing doesn't always work this way.

The Top 3 U.S. Cities (For Me) to Live In

Steven Shehori | Posted 11.09.2015 | HuffPost Home
Steven Shehori

I moved to the U.S. from Toronto, Canada a bit over two years ago. As someone who bounces back and forth between entertainment journalism and TV writing, there were really only two options I could consider, residence-wise.

Wedding Tips From a Never-Married Fellow

Steven Shehori | Posted 11.04.2015 | Weddings
Steven Shehori

Why take wedding advice from somebody like me? The answer is simple: I've been to weddings. Loads of them. The first was in Toronto circa 1981. The most recent: a year ago in Texas.

Sorry Insects, I'm Just Not That Into You

Steven Shehori | Posted 10.19.2016 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

To all the insects out there, I say this: you guys are great and all. Really, you are. I'm sure you serve some vital function with regards to keeping our precariously-balanced ecosystem in check and blah blah blah.