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"WeHo Reads: Banned Books" Brings Together Literature, Art and Film

Lisa Derrick | Posted 09.24.2015 | Arts
Lisa Derrick

When the left and right agree on something, it's time to realize that books, art and ideas, even if we disagree with them, are vital to our growth as individuals and as a society.

'Harry Potter', 'Jurassic Park', 'Avengers' and 14 Other Multi-Billion Dollar Movie Franchises

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.20.2015 | Business

The highest-grossing movie franchises measure their earnings in the billions of dollars -- and that is often just from the box office ticket sales. Here is a look at some of the most successful 17 film franchises in history based on domestic gross box office earnings reported by Box Office Mojo.

Of Monsters And Men in LA

Philip David Morton | Posted 08.17.2015 | Entertainment
Philip David Morton

Of Monsters and Men played at the Greek Theater Thursday night near the start of their 2015 international tour promoting their new album Under the Skin to an electrified crowd that packed the stadium as they delivered an elegant and pulse pounding show.

What Three Fictional Heroines Can Teach Future Female Leaders

Anne Loehr | Posted 08.21.2015 | Business
Anne Loehr

We need girls and boys to see women leaders and heroes as the norm. Although they are few, the three heroines I have in mind are powerful examples of female leadership. So who are these three fictional heroines and what what can they teach current and future female leaders?

We Didn't See OR Read That: The Hunger Games Exhibition

SparkNotes | Posted 08.05.2015 | Entertainment

The Hunger Games: The Exhibition takes place in Times Square, which is kind of like the deepest underground bunker in District 13 in that there are too many people, there is not enough space, and literally watching a cat chase a flashlight would be more fun than ANYTHING else that's going on around there. (I've seen Spiderman, and you, sir, are no Spiderman.)

What It Feels Like When Your Future Is In The Hands Of The U.S. Government

Cristina Lopez G. | Posted 07.29.2015 | Latino Voices
Cristina Lopez G.

Getting attached to friends and places is no longer reckless. Dating can now be on the table. Transitioning from a month-to-month to a long-term lease is now allowed. The feeling of not owning my future is gone.

The Game Is Coming To Its End In Intense New 'Mockingjay - Part 2' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.23.2015 | Entertainment

"Turn your weapons to the Capital. Turn your weapons to Snow," Katniss Everdeen says in the latest action-packed trailer for "The Hunger Gam...

Harper Lee's New Book: Young Atticus Finch and the Super Hot Vampire Society

Spencer Green | Posted 07.16.2015 | Comedy
Spencer Green

"Ms. Lee--or, as her family and friends call her, Ms. Lee--wanted to try her hand at a novel that would appeal more directly to younger audiences," says Colton LaFenrois, a publicist for Random Del Collins House.

Jennifer Lawrence Shares First Look At 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2'

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 06.03.2015 | Entertainment

The revolution continues in the first photo from the final "Hunger Games" film. On Wednesday, Jennifer Lawrence surprised fans with the first phot...

Is It Food, or Is It Foodiness? Well, Does It Help You When You're 'Hangry'?

Erica Wides | Posted 05.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Erica Wides

I'm embarking on a quest, a mission, a journey. I'm going on a worldwide (okay, nationwide) search for something. Sorta like Kerouac, in search of him...

Stepping Up the Ante Pre-Paris 2015

Aiko Stevenson | Posted 06.27.2015 | Green
Aiko Stevenson

Modeled on the same campaign used to blacklist supporters of apartheid South Africa, the fossil fuel divestment movement has gained serious global traction over the past 12 months.

Thanks to Game Of Thrones, Archery Is Now Cool. You Can Actually Do It & Get Fit. Here's How. | Posted 06.16.2015 | Healthy Living

Archery is cool now. Blame it on The Hunger Games, The Avengers, The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones -- but the good ol' bow and arrow have never b...

Willow Shields Channels Katniss Everdeen In Stunning 'DWTS' Performance

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 04.08.2015 | Teen

Jennifer Lawrence who? On Monday night's episode of "Dancing With The Stars," "Hunger Games" actress Willow Shields -- who plays Katniss Everdeen'...

North Koreans Love 'The Hunger Games' As Much As You Do

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 03.05.2015 | World

It's no surprise that North Koreans were not fans of Seth Rogen and James Franco's controversial comedy "The Interview," which chronicled the fictiona...

The Real and Heroic Hunger Games

William Lambers | Posted 04.26.2015 | Impact
William Lambers

Imagine if war came to your community. What if you lost your whole income and food supplies became more limited each day? Farms and factories that supply food could no longer function because of the violence.

To Kill a Mockingjay

Neal Wooten | Posted 04.06.2015 | Books
Neal Wooten

Harper Lee is publishing another book titled Go Set a Watchmen, which is amazing news to say the least. The fact that it is a sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird is even more so. Being an aspiring author from Alabama, she is without a doubt one of my heroes.

Bee Successful: How One Young Woman Excels at Archery

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 04.05.2015 | Women
Brandi Megan Granett

Emily Bee -- a rising young archer with roots in NASP and bowhunting -- is now an internationally ranked competitor. Although she's been shooting just a few years, Ms. Bee has many impressive credentials in her quiver.

Jennifer Lawrence Is Still The Biggest Star In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 01.22.2015 | Entertainment

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" made history when it became the top-grossing movie released in 2014. Lionsgate announced Thursday that "Mockin...

Who Would Win If All of the Animated Disney Villains Fought Hunger Games Style?

Quora | Posted 03.18.2015 | Entertainment

Cruella DeVille is toast. I mean, one of the first to go. She can't climb trees with that coat and those fingernails. She's not going to have some hired assassins and she won't have her car. So she's out.

Vote for the Moviegoers Best Blockbuster Film Awards

Gene Del Vecchio | Posted 03.17.2015 | Entertainment
Gene Del Vecchio

This award is unique by giving general moviegoers (not just industry professionals) the opportunity to vote for the best blockbuster film (among the top 10 box office movies), based upon each blockbuster's artistic quality (not simply your favorite).

Movie Attendance Hit A 19-Year Low In 2014

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 01.02.2015 | Entertainment

Hollywood is churning out more gargantuan franchises than ever before, but ticket sales reached a 19-year low in 2014. According to estimates, box-off...

'Hunger Games' Stars Remind America: Ebola Outbreak Is Still Dire

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 12.31.2014 | Impact

They may create fantastical fiction for us on the big screen, but Jennifer Lawrence and her co-stars are committed to keeping the realities of Ebola i...

Q&A With Kate Ormand About Her YA Novel Dark Days

Mary Pauline Lowry | Posted 02.17.2015 | Books
Mary Pauline Lowry

Kate Ormand's debut young adult novel Dark Days tells the story of sixteen-year-old Sia who lives in a dystopian future in which the world has been divided in sectors.

Everdeen Encumbered: Hour of the Wolf Movie Review of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1

Dan Persons | Posted 02.12.2015 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Usually, when you play "Whatever Happened To...?" it's with some washed-up celebrity. You track the downward career spiral of a Max Baer Jr, a Johnny Whittaker, a Kim Kardashian (not yet, but one day, one day), and get a concentrated lesson in the impermanence of fame.

'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' - Part 1 - A Sure Hit With Teens and Tweens

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 02.08.2015 | Teen

The aerial shots, emotions, excitement and the anticipation of what's happening next basically keeps your eyes glued to the screen.