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Why Gravity Moves Us So

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

When Ryan cries and the weightless tears float out to us, she asks if anyone will mourn and pray for her. I believe her concerns represent the fears in all of us. It is a moment of complete aloneness.

Attention: You Can Now Buy The Violin That Played As The Titanic Sank

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 10.18.2013 | Arts

LONDON -- LONDON (AP) — It's a poignant scene familiar to anyone who has watched "Titanic" — as the doomed ship slides into the icy waters, musici...

Global Warming, Asteroid Impacts, and the Laws of Physics

Mark Boslough | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science
Mark Boslough

Uncertainty in exactly how something happens does not translate into uncertainty that it is happening. There is no rational basis for denial of the reality, or the risks, of global warming. And there is no excuse for ignoring it.

Who Killed William McKinley??

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 12.15.2013 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

Why does Kennedy still capture the imagination? Why do programs like CBS This Morning continue to run Kennedy memorobilia shows, dragging out the last surviving remnants of anyone who can even remember even meeting JFK?

Embracing Failure

John Geoghegan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
John Geoghegan

We often learn more from failure than success. Why then does our culture stigmatize it so? Why do we worship success when statistics suggest failure is the rule not the exception?

WATCH: Should This Red Bull Ad Be Pulled?

Posted 10.01.2013 | Business

A recent Red Bull ad is causing controversy in the U.K. for its potentially offensive subject matter. The ad, embedded above, depicts a man loadin...

Katherine Bradford: Small Ships, at Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects

William Eckhardt Kohler | Posted 11.26.2013 | Arts
William Eckhardt Kohler

Bradford's handling of her chosen subject matter, ocean liners, deflates the heroic and grand tragic associations this subject typically conjures, suggesting instead the human frailties, struggles and joys of our everyday human existence.

Women and Children First

Ursula Burton | Posted 11.23.2013 | Women
Ursula Burton

The phrase "women and children" is being used to manipulate people, and it's offensive to me and insulting to males.

James Cameron Praises New Movie As 'Best Space Film Ever'

Posted 09.04.2013 | Entertainment

James Cameron knows a thing or two about visual effects, which might make his praise for Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" all the more resonant. Cuaron scre...

WATCH: Toy That Saved Titanic Passenger Plays Music Again

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.23.2013 | World

A little over a century after the tragic sinking of the Titanic, historians say they have repaired a strange little toy pig that survived the infamous...

'90s Movies That Will Make You Feel Like It's 1993

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment

This weekend will find Aubrey Plaza, Bill Hader and Andy Samberg flashing back to 1993 in "The To Do List." Naturally, we've decided to do the same. B...

Icons of an Era

William Bradley | Posted 09.09.2013 | Entertainment
William Bradley

In this era, with movies more globalized and insistently present in the culture than ever, three iconic cinematic figures are very much front and center, their latest movie outings from last year and this in the all-time top 10 in worldwide box office.

How Titanic Should Have Ended?

Irina Dvalidze | Posted 06.27.2013 | Comedy

You are probably still recovering from Simone Rovellini's slightly morbid take on Disney Princesses. However, the latest installment in the explosive ...

"My Mother, the Plumber"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 08.11.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima As a man who has regularly plumbed the depths for column material but doesn't know how to plumb a sink to get rid of even worse mater...

Nu Yawka Goes Country in Branson (PHOTOS)

Laura Lippstone | Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel
Laura Lippstone

The only thing this Nu Yawka knew about Country was when we moved to Nu Joisey, all our Nu Yawk relatives clucked in pity at our moving to the country. This was practically covered wagon days, when Joisey was really considered Country.

LOOK: Titanic Violin Confirmed REAL

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.23.2013 | World

After the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and began to sink into the freezing North Atlantic on April 15, 1912, doomed band members on the ship's deck a...

In Titanic, Why Didn't Jack Climb Onto the Plank With Rose When There Was Clearly Room for Two?

Quora | Posted 07.20.2013 | Entertainment

James Cameron wanted Jack to die -- in fact, it was essential for the success of the movie that Jack dies in the end. You see, happy endings don't really sell well; so, Jack had to die for James to win all those Oscars he received for the movie.

My Annual Anti-3D Sermon

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.20.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

My heart sinks every time I show up for a screening of some big summer movie (or any other movie, for that matter) and they hand me the 3D glasses.

How Romance Movies Ruined My Love Life

Al DeLuise | Posted 07.18.2013 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

I'm not sure how many would be relationships I passed up because of my undying allegiance to this indefinable ghost that has defined my life.

Let Titanic and Its Victims Rest in Peace

Stephen M. Coan | Posted 07.17.2013 | Science
Stephen M. Coan

The Titanic remains the most haunting maritime disaster in history. But its fate, and those of the 1,500 lost souls on board, should be a call to action for all of us. Maritime history should be preserved and protected, not plundered.

The Big Misconception About Leo

Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.30.2014 | Entertainment
Christopher Rosen

The myth about Leonardo DiCaprio's box office comeback

Search Begins For Captain Of Titanic II

The Huffington Post | Carlo Davis | Posted 05.10.2013 | World

Do you feel that your current job lacks a certain star-crossed symbolism, a healthy heaping of human pride, or an overwhelming temptation of fate? We ...

The Biggest Movie Milestones Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 05.07.2013 | Entertainment

Eleven years ago, on May 5, 2002, the Sam Raimi-directed "Spider-Man" swung its way into theaters and shattered box office records, wrapping up $100 m...

Working for Lucy

Olivia Rosewood | Posted 05.29.2014 | Parents
Olivia Rosewood

I no longer work toward goals, I realized. Lately, I work for Lucy: Caring for her, organizing her care, working to pay for her care, making appointments, fundraising, advocating for her rights in her school district, changing diapers, keeping her safe.

LOOK: Titanic Bandmaster's Handwritten Letter Sold For Much More Than Expected

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 04.23.2013 | World

A letter composed by the bandmaster of the Titanic fetched quite a high price at auction Saturday. Penned by Wallace Hartley, the handwritten lett...