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A Dozen Do's and Dont's for the 2016 Common Application College Essay Prompts

Elizabeth Benedict | Posted 06.21.2016 | College
Elizabeth Benedict

Alongside my college counseling work, I've written six novels and taught creative writing to college students and adults for decades. You don't need to write a novel to get into college, but you do need to adopt some of the essentials of writing creatively to make your application essays sing.

Herding Cattle Into the Seductive Depravity of Hollywood's Great Karmic Corral (part 1 of 2)

Steve Robertson | Posted 06.08.2016 | Parents
Steve Robertson

I love movies and see almost everything that comes out from Hollywood (with the exception of horror and vulgar films), Foreign filmmakers and the Docu...

Herding Cattle Into the Seductive Depravity of Hollywood's Great Karmic Corral (Part 2)

Steve Robertson | Posted 06.08.2016 | Parents
Steve Robertson

Herding Cattle Into the Seductive Depravity of Hollywood's Great Karmic Corral (Part 2 of 2) And now, for plethora of Horror films that feature the t...

Jena Malone Announces Birth Of First Child With Adorable Photo

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 05.31.2016 | Entertainment

Jena Malone and her boyfriend Ethan DeLorenzo have welcomed their first child together. The "Hunger Games" actress shared the good news on Instagram ...

How to Stop Procrastinating and Boost Your Willpower by Using 'Temptation Bundling'

James Clear | Posted 05.24.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Take your time and write down as many behaviors as possible. Then, browse your list and see if you can link one of your instantly gratifying "want" behaviors with something you "should" be doing.

Sci Fest L.A. Takes Theatre to New Realms

Xaque Gruber | Posted 05.17.2016 | Los Angeles
Xaque Gruber

Now in its third year, Sci-Fest L.A., the world's only science fiction theatre festival, boldly goes beyond where live theatre has gone before, and pr...

Why Donald Trump Will Make America Grate Again

Liza Larregui | Posted 04.07.2016 | Comedy
Liza Larregui

The current Republican front runner, Donald Trump, has taken a lot of heat lately for some of his comments. However, I think he's a brilliant businessman who knows exactly how to make America grate again. Let me tell you why you I love him.

'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2' Out Now On Blu-ray and Digital HD

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 04.04.2016 | Teen
KIDS FIRST!

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 2 is surprisingly more creative and suspenseful than all the prior films in the franchise. However, there are a couple of things about the film that are not fantastic.

Stephen Colbert Gives Marco Rubio A Proper 'Hunger Games' Tribute Send-Off

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 03.18.2016 | Comedy

Yes, our sweet boy Marco Rubio, the candidate whose campaign felt more like a hall monitor running for student council than a bid for president, has d...

Hunger Games Actor Bruno Gunn: Upcoming Film Officer Downe, HBO's Westworld and More

Ilana Rapp | Posted 03.16.2016 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

I always wanted to interview Bruno Gunn from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. I also wanted to punch him -- seriously, I would have so much fun watching him just laugh at me while my hardest punch didn't even phase him.

Climate Change This Week: Arctic Goes Bonkers, Voting For Climate Action, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 02.23.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Bizarre Biodiversity - another reason to preserve forests, as this Brazilian Gorb...

Why Should Women Have a Voice in Sci-Fi? Introducing My Film UFO Diary

Govindini Murty | Posted 02.22.2016 | Entertainment
Govindini Murty

Women have been the stars of many of our biggest sci-fi films recently. This has been a very welcome development - but we need more women behind the camera as creators of sci-fi, as well.

15 Novels About Survival

Dennis Miller | Posted 02.19.2016 | Books
Dennis Miller

With the popularity of The Revenant, The Martian and The Hunger Games, survival is as popular as ever. In these 15 novels, men and women are forced to pit their strength, skill and brains against the forces of nature, evil and each other.

Why Syrian Refugees May Find Less Solace With Us Than Our Favorite Hunger Games Heroes and Heroines

Christine Ngaruiya, MD MSc DTM&H | Posted 01.25.2016 | World
Christine Ngaruiya, MD MSc DTM&H

Why do we seem to care more about imaginary people than real ones? Part of the reason may be explained with behavioral science. The "identifiable victim effect" is one of the strongest predictors of how much aid people will offer to others.

Jennifer Lawrence To Play Fidel Castro's Lover In 'Jane Bond'-Type Role

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 01.20.2016 | Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence is poised to trade in Katniss' bow and arrow for a pistol in her next role as real-life "Jane Bond" Marita Lorenz. The Golden Globe...

Big in Fashion: The Purge and Awards Season Anarchy

James Sanders | Posted 01.11.2016 | Style
James Sanders

My friend decided that she wanted to try me. Cue the Dej Loaf music. And I'm not talking about the regular try me, where she drags me to the mall ...

Why Dating in Manhattan Is Like Being in 'The Hunger Games'

Jamie Silverman | Posted 01.05.2016 | New York
Jamie Silverman

Each and every night of the week, Monday through Sunday, the city offers up tributes. As opposed to those from The Hunger Games, who hail from the 13 districts, our tributes hail from the boroughs -- Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, and of course, Staten Island.

Here's The One Thing Jennifer Lawrence Isn't Good At

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 12.16.2015 | Entertainment

For "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," J.J. Abrams decided to cast relatively unknown actors to populate his universe, the same strategy adopted by Georg...

Aung San Suu Kyi and Katniss Everdeen

Susanne Dumbleton | Posted 12.11.2015 | World
Susanne Dumbleton

Two worldviews taunt me these days. As a writer covering Aung San Suu Kyi's campaign for democracy in Burma/Myanmar, I'm mesmerized by the election in...

Student Anti-Scanning Campaign Spreads

Alan Singer | Posted 12.03.2016 | Education
Alan Singer

Dennis and Ibrahim, students at Smith are real life Hunger Games Mockingjays. They have created a modern day Committee of Correspondence to pull together students from different New York City schools to join their campaign to get metal detectors out of school buildings.

Nina Jacobson Talks About Being A Female Producer On The Hunger Games Movies

Quora | Posted 11.25.2016 | Entertainment
Quora

Jen is every bit as fun to work with as she seems like she would be. She is not a method actor, which means that she doesn't need to stay in character between takes. She can (and does) go from being a total goofball one minute to delivering a jaw dropping emotional performance the next.

Producer Nina Jacobson on Hunger Games Memories and Peeta's Pants-Splitting Moment

Quora | Posted 11.24.2016 | Entertainment
Quora

These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Y...

Former Dallas Cowboy and Washington Redskins NFL Players Join the Real-Life Hunger Games

Dr. Cheryl Action Jackson | Posted 11.23.2016 | Impact
Dr. Cheryl Action Jackson

What happens when we realize the title, "The Hunger Games," really isn't what it is? As you read this article, I hope you reflect on the movie and also understand that the reality is that hunger is NOT a game.

Let's Celebrate Four Magical Years Of 'Hunger Games' Friendship

The Huffington Post | Jillian Capewell | Posted 11.20.2015 | Entertainment

There are few things more delightful than true Hollywood friendships. Realizing that glamorous, serious actors are just as giggly and weird with their...

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 - Nothing Can Prepare You For The End

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 11.19.2016 | Teen
KIDS FIRST!

This closing film to The Hunger Games trilogy, now available on DVD/Blu-ray shows Katniss Everdeen, the reluctant leader of the rebellion leading an a...