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The Kennedys

Katie Holmes Is The Spitting Image Of Jackie O In New Photos

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 01.16.2017 | Entertainment

Katie Holmes was born to play Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. The 37-year-old is reprising her role as the late first lady for a new TV miniseries called...

Umgawa! Me Tarzan...

Diedre A. Ware | Posted 02.26.2016 | Fifty
Diedre A. Ware

Many moons ago, on the first day of an elective class on African Studies in college, my professor handed out a blank map of Africa. She instructed us ...

Countdown to the Solstice: Gratitude

Janine Francolini | Posted 11.24.2016 | Good News
Janine Francolini

This is the first blog in our newest series as we count down to the darkest day of the year: the winter solstice. Over the next few weeks, we will be featuring some of the brightest lights of hope in our community -- the true shooting stars in our field.

9 Things We're Not Looking Forward To This Week

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 11.18.2013 | Comedy

Don't worry, we'll all get through this together....

Caroline Kennedy Is Selling The Chance To Summer With The Obamas

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 05.03.2013 | HuffPost Home

Caroline Kennedy is selling two parcels of land on Martha's Vineyard. Before you get excited at the prospect of owning a piece of history, be warned: ...

It's Official: Reelz Developing 'The Kennedys' Sequel

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 11.15.2012 | TV

It's official: ReelzChannel is developing "After Camelot" as a sequel to "The Kennedys." “With 'The Kennedys' miniseries we saw tremendous respon...

'The Kennedys' Getting A Sequel?

Posted 11.08.2012 | TV

"The Kennedys," the controversial miniseries starring Katie Holmes and Greg Kinnear that bounced from History Channel to ReelzChannel, could be gettin...

Sadder But Wiser

Johanna Wald | Posted 11.25.2012 | Fifty
Johanna Wald

Much has been written about the relationship between Obama and the young. But there is a less well-known, more complicated and still unfinished romance between the President and the baby boomers he unexpectedly swept off our feet in 2008.

My Father Arranged JFK's Funeral

Posted 06.05.2012 | Books

Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr, better known as Sargent Shriver, created the Peace Corps while a senior member of JFK's administration. He married Eunice ...

Thoughts on a Mother's Life -- and Death

Gigi Levangie Grazer | Posted 07.21.2012 | Women
Gigi Levangie Grazer

I want to say this to women, especially to mothers who've lost themselves, gone through a bad marriage, a bad divorce and are worried about being an imperfect parent...

JFK Intern Details Affair In New Memoir

Posted 02.06.2012 | Politics

In a new tell-all memoir, former White House intern Mimi Alford details her 18-month long affair with President John F. Kennedy. The book, "Once Upon ...

Why The Kennedy Family Saga Still Matters

Joel Drucker | Posted 12.18.2011 | Fifty
Joel Drucker

Time moves, but for someone my age -- to annex Kennedy language: born in the '60s, tempered by war, hardened by peace -- the Kennedy narrative remains compelling.

'Explosive' Jackie O Tapes to Be Released

Posted 10.08.2011 | Style

There are reports that secret recordings offer stunning revelations into Jackie Kennedy, in particular who she thought was involved in her husband's a...

WATCH: Helen Mirren Lays One On Abby Elliot During 'SNL'

Posted 06.10.2011 | Comedy

Helen Mirren is known for being much saucier and fun in person than the her most well-known characters, such as the queen. So it's no surprise that '...

Playing Presidents: Good History vs. Good Drama and The Actor JFK (and Jackie) Wanted To Play Him

Carl Sferrazza Anthony | Posted 06.07.2011 | Media
Carl Sferrazza Anthony

Whether filtered by an archivist, historian, editor, screenwriter, actor or director, perspective on the life of another person is ultimately subjective - and there's no group of people more highly susceptible to the subjective than the presidents.

Katie Holmes Talks Suri's X-Rated Gummies, Responds to Criticism

Posted 05.31.2011 | Entertainment

Katie Holmes is out in full force to promote her controversial new miniseries, "The Kennedys," and well, clear the air about a recent candy mishap. ...

'The Kennedys' Miniseries Savages Family, Alleged Affairs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ask not what your country can do for you, but how you can savage a prominent family after its members have passed away. "The Kennedys," the brainch...

Jackie O vs. Snookie: Guess What? Jackie O Wins

Pamela Keogh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Pamela Keogh

The shunting aside of the Kennedy miniseries by the History Channel shows the supremacy of the Eastern establishment over the celebrity mosh pit that has become America.

WATCH: Katie Holmes As Jackie Kennedy

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Now that a network has elected to air it, we can take a look at the controversial 'Kennedys' mini-series. The eight part series, produced by noted ...

Breast Fondling, JFK's Affairs In Dropped 'The Kennedys' Miniseries

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

'The Kennedys' -- the eight part miniseries about the legendary family recently dropped by The History Channel -- does not make the political dynasty ...

The Last Kennedy: End of an Epoch?

George Mitrovich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
George Mitrovich

When the new Congress convenes and Rhode Island's Patrick J. Kennedy enters private life, it will be the first time in sixty-four years that a Kennedy is not serving in the United States Congress. So is the political fable really over?

PHOTO: Katie Holmes As Jackie O

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Katie Holmes plays Jackie Kennedy Onassis in the History Channel's upcoming eight-part miniseries 'The Kennedys,' and she looks a lot like the former ...

Robert Greenwald On Why TV Series Smearing Kennedys Should Be Stopped (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Sunday, filmmaker Robert Greenwald appeared on CNN's "Reliable Sources" to discuss his campaign against a proposed TV miniseries about the Kennedys...

Sam Stein

Kennedy TV Series Causing Intense Debate A Year Before Broadcast | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A television series on the Kennedys that is nearly a year away from official release has already spurred heated debate and aggressive pushback over it...

The Democrats in Denver: Surprises and Shadows

Roderick Spencer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Roderick Spencer

Before it all goes blurry and fictional in the retelling, allow me to recapitulate my personal list of astonishments from Denver.