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Oldies But Goodies: My Love for Old Films

Sanah Imran | Posted 10.04.2013 | Teen
Sanah Imran

The absence of color, CGI, 3-D, explosions, swearing and convincing special effects may be a bit jarring at first, but in time you may also appreciate the old masterpieces alongside contemporary ones.

Ed Sheeran Tries To Pull A Ryan Gosling, Fails Miserably

Posted 06.11.2013 | Celebrity

Though we're still unsure what brought Taylor Swift's ginger toy Ed Sheeran and former boy-bander Lance Bass together, we are sure you need to watch t...

All Nicholas Sparks Books Have This In Common

Posted 03.26.2013 | Comedy

Redditor brigitteteleu suggests an alternate title to the Nicholas Sparks collection: "White People Almost Kissing." Can't say we disagree. ...

WATCH: Honest Movie Trailer Rips Apart Classic

Posted 02.14.2013 | Comedy

Today, like all Valentine's Days, scores of boyfriends across America will be forced to sit down and watch "The Notebook," the 2004 surprise hit starr...

24 Great Fake Nicholas Sparks Titles

Mike Ryan | Posted 04.15.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

On Thursday, Safe Haven -- the eighth film based on a Nicholas Sparks novel -- arrives in theaters just in time for your Valentine's Day-themed roma...

A Week at San Francisco Sketchfest: Part I

Tony Bartolone | Posted 04.15.2013 | Comedy
Tony Bartolone

During my week in San Francisco, there were so many tantalizing events it was hard to decide what to see. The 12th Annual Sf Sketchfest was an ambitious undertaking, featuring 166 shows, lasting three and a half weeks and showcasing some of the best talent performing today.

The All-Time Cutest Couples From Teen Movies (VIDEO)

Posted 02.02.2013 | Teen

Oh, if only real love like Bella and Edward's could be found in high schools hallways, and friendships could turn to something more with a perfect kis...

For-Profit Ed Company Slammed With Lawsuit For Manipulating Tax Dollars

| Benjamin Herold | Posted 03.25.2013 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of a partnership between WHYY/NewsWorks and the Philadelphia Public School Notebook. Dozens of former employees cla...

52 books, 52 weeks -- Week 2: Safe Haven?

Catherine McKenzie | Posted 03.16.2013 | Books
Catherine McKenzie

In the end I found this book a pleasant surprise. I can see why Sparks fans have rated this book so highly. I only wonder how they're going to work the final twist into the movie.

Amid Cuts, Philadelphia To Close 37 Public Schools

| Benjamin Herold | Posted 12.13.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of a partnership between WHYY/NewsWorks and the Philadelphia Public School Notebook. Saying the struggling Philadel...

Former Philadelphia Principal Details Destructive Impact Of Cheating

| Benjamin Herold | Posted 01.21.2013 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of a partnership between WHYY/NewsWorks and the Philadelphia Public School Notebook. In July 2010, when Saliyah Cru...

Remember When Ryan Gosling Dated Sandra Bullock?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 11.13.2012 | Style

Once a smokeshow, always a smokeshow.

New Cheating Concerns At Philadelphia School Met With 'Baffling' Response

| Benjamin Herold | Posted 12.24.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of a partnership between WHYY/NewsWorks and the Philadelphia Public School Notebook. Last spring, amid vows from Ph...

In Philly, Principals From Schools Suspected Of Cheating Got Promoted

| Benjamin Herold | Posted 10.24.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of a partnership between WHYY/NewsWorks and the Philadelphia Public School Notebook. In 2009, Strawberry Mansion Hi...

Philly Charter Schools Impose 'Significant Barriers To Entry'

| Benjamin Herold | Posted 09.19.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of a partnership between WHYY/NewsWorks and the Philadelphia Public School Notebook. For years, parents have had to...

Celebrities On 'The Notebook'

The Huffington Post | Erin Clements | Posted 09.11.2012 | Celebrity

When Blake Lively and beau Ryan Reynolds tied the knot in a secret ceremony this weekend, they chose a storied setting: Boone Hall Plantation in Mt. P...

20 Things To Do Before You Turn 20!

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 07.13.2012 | Teen

There's a reason that teen movies are so full of awesome adventures and misadventures -- being a teenager is the perfect time for those fun, crazy thi...

Cold Shower Time

Joanne Spataro | Posted 09.11.2012 | Home
Joanne Spataro

I was going to write about how hot summers are in the South. I would have told you when I wake up at 6:30 a.m., it's already 85 degrees with triple-di...

Private Consultants Shape Public Schools Transformation, Shaving $50 Million

| Benjamin Herold | Posted 07.10.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of a partnership between the Philadelphia Public School Notebook and WHYY/NewsWorks The Boston Consulting Group has...

PHOTOS: To Do In Denver This Week

Posted 06.25.2012 | Denver

While Denver's been knocking down heat records it makes for perfect evening weather to do favorite local activities like Film on the Rocks. It's a ...

How The Notebook Has Ruined Me

Rachel Weight | Posted 07.11.2012 | Women
Rachel Weight

When we go through our inevitable breakup, it will start to rain. I have a good idea how I'll slide down a wall when I cry after we breakup and how I'm supposed to look out the window at the rain.

The Best Ryan Gosling Lip Locking Scenes

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 05.10.2012 | Women

When Ryan Gosling isn't saving lives, looking at us from behind those smoldering baby blues or defending animal rights, he is on-screen breaking heart...

Top 8 Most Romantic Moments From Our Fave Movies

Posted 02.12.2012 | Home

Romantic comedies and 'chick flicks' make us laugh, make us cry and inspire us to find love. Okay, they might be a little cheesy, but sometimes, there...

Philadelphia High School Dropouts And The Job Market: No Diploma, No Job

| Benjamin Herold | Posted 04.08.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of a partnership between the Philadelphia Public School Notebook, WHYY/NewsWorks, American Graduate: Let's Make it Hap...

'The Notebook' Heading To Broadway

Posted 12.15.2011 | Entertainment

Next time you're jonesing for the kind of emotional catharsis that only "The Notebook" can deliver, prepare to take your Kleenex to go. Nicholas Sp...