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Actor / Director Enrique Castillo Puts Haunting Controversial Immigration Spin to 'La Llorona' In His New Novel

DeeDee Garcia Blase | Posted 10.17.2016 | Entertainment
DeeDee Garcia Blase

Enrique Castillo is celebrating his new published book: The Dead of Summer during National Hispanic Heritage month. Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated between September 15th through October 15th - a period where contributions of Chicano, Hispanic and Latino Americans to the group's culture is recognized.

How To Weed--These 10 Tips Are All You Need

Maria Rodale | Posted 08.11.2016 | Green
Maria Rodale

The other day, I was driving to work and had to drive around a giant truck spraying herbicide on the side of the highway. OK, I was already in a bad m...

Urban Greenery and Its Healing Powers

Quora | Posted 04.21.2016 | Green
Quora

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

Festive "Glee": The #12Stinks of Christmas

Bryen Dunn | Posted 12.14.2015 | Entertainment
Bryen Dunn

With the holiday season fully upon us, there's bound to be stress, mess, and excess to deal with. A new video is making the rounds for Febreze's new h...

Catching Up With Carla Bianco, Plus King Raam, Meital Dohan, Sneaky Bones and Drishti Beats Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.02.2016 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"I recorded the vocals on the day of the Virginia shooting. I felt so honored and deeply moved to be singing those words Lennon wrote...still carrying on the intention he had for a better world. We can't give up on that."

High Praise: Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Save Lives

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Van Winkle's

A new study released by the University of California-Irvine in conjunction with the RAND corporation, a non-profit global think tank, shows a correlation between states that have legalized marijuana and reduced rates of opioid addiction.

Great Conversations: Demian Bichir

Alex Simon | Posted 07.12.2016 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

I sat down with actor Demian Bichir during the final months of 2008, when he was appearing in "The Waters of Babylon" at the Geffen Playhouse.

They Are Biocides, Not Pesticides -- And They Are Creating an Ecocide

Andrew Kimbrell | Posted 05.04.2016 | Green
Andrew Kimbrell

Let's not refer to pesticides, whether they are insecticides, herbicides or fungicides, by anything but their real name: biocides. Words do matter. What is the word that would encompass the result of our using nearly a billion pounds of biocides each year? I would suggest it is nothing short of ecocide.

The Soundtrack Of My Life: Chatting with Donny Osmond, Melissa Manchester, Louise Goffin, Meitel and Rumer

Mike Ragogna | Posted 03.31.2015 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Chatting with Donny Osmond, Melissa Manchester, Louise Goffin, Meitel and Rumer.

An Open Letter to My Neighbors Regarding Drought and My Dead, Weedy Lawn

Jonathan Kim | Posted 11.22.2014 | Green
Jonathan Kim

First, please know that I very much sympathize with your stance. I'm sure that because of what I've allowed my front yard to become, you must think of me as a nightmare of a neighbor.

Poison Ivy

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 10.13.2014 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

I was in the garden, conquering a year's worth of weeds when the thought crossed my mind: poison ivy. I should have stopped immediately and changed into appropriate poison ivy attire, like, for example, a full-body neoprene space suit. I'm highly allergic to poison ivy.

9 Of The Greatest TV Show Intros Of All Time

Posted 08.08.2014 | Entertainment

We either spend a couple of minutes or less watching the intros to our favorite television shows each week, or we skip them (or run to get a snack). S...

It's Time to Protect Consumers From Toxic Chemicals

Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D. | Posted 09.23.2014 | Green
Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D.

Harmful chemicals abound in household cleaning agents, personal care products, cosmetics, as well as pesticides and weed killers. American consumers have no assurance that everyday products are safe for children and adults.

Ryan Kristobak

These Film Dads Make Your Dad Seem Less Awkward

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 06.16.2014 | Entertainment

The "talk." We've all heard it before, and for those lucky enough to have received the coming of age conversation from their dad, they know that it is...

Six Predictions for Orange Is the New Black's Second Season

Janet Turley | Posted 08.05.2014 | TV
Janet Turley

Will Piper do extra time for her prison yard fight? Will Larry stop brooding and realize how being a single guy in Brooklyn makes him a kid in a candy shop (dude, just get on Tinder already)? Will Pennsatucky use her divine healing powers to fix her own meth-tinted teeth?

Tending to Your Classroom Garden

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 08.04.2014 | Education
Naphtali Hoff

As an educator, my outdoor experience gives me much time to reflect about our true passion, engaging and inspiring children. To that end, different aspects of the gardening experience conjure up key aspects of child growth and development.

2005 Was An Amazing Year For Television

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.09.2014 | TV

The Huffington Post launched nine years ago, on May 9, 2005. In honor of our 9th birthday, we're looking back on the best TV shows that debuted in 200...

What To Binge Watch On 4/20

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 04.19.2014 | TV

We've got a big Sunday coming up. In addition to stuffing our faces with Easter candy, we have 4/20 to celebrate. So if you have big plans that in...

What Is Growing in Your Mind Garden?

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 06.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

"So plastic is mind, so receptive, that the slightest thought makes an impression upon it. People who think many kinds of thought must expect to recei...

Cultivating Wildness

Maria Rodale | Posted 04.26.2014 | Green
Maria Rodale

For all of you lazy buns out there who don't want to start a garden but still want to help heal nature (and humanity, by the way), I have an idea for ...

Gossip: Weeds vs. Vines

Amanda Slavin | Posted 03.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Amanda Slavin

Here is the funny thing about gossip, the truth always wins. I believe this. I'm not saying it's always as quick as spreading gossip. The truth takes longer, it is like a vine that spreads slowly but it lasts longer, and gossip is like a bunch of weeds that grow everywhere and anywhere it can, but in the end weeds die.

Beware the Binge Watching House at the End of the Street

Greg Schwem | Posted 03.10.2014 | Comedy
Greg Schwem

From my vantage point, I counted at least seven flat screen televisions in various locations. Three were mounted to a single wall, giving the area the feel of a Vegas sports book. I recognized the characters from Breaking Bad on the 80-inch model.

The Joy of Weed

Renee Fisher | Posted 11.03.2013 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

In that world, any trees or flowers we saw growing were an anomaly. We called irises "flags" and saluted as we walked past. We put little green seed pods on our noses and strutted around like soldiers at attention.

Hoodlum Weeds on a 'Fevered' Planet

Linda Marsa | Posted 09.28.2013 | Science
Linda Marsa

Hotter weather coupled with higher concentrations of carbon dioxide in the air prompt allergens like ragweed to grow larger and produce more pollen, and the carbon-enriched pollen is more noxious and damaging because it contains more of the chemicals that cause allergic reactions.

If Gardening Were Tetris, July Would Be Level 93

Eva Moon | Posted 09.21.2013 | Comedy
Eva Moon

If dandelions are the devil's spawn, blackberries are the devil's much meaner, delinquent big brother.