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Sasha Bronner
Sasha Bronner is the Los Angeles Editor for The Huffington Post. She previously worked at United Talent Agency, Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and Vanity Fair magazine, where she wrote about film, entertainment and culture for She graduated from Middlebury College with a degree in English and creative writing and hopes to one day write a novel with the first line Mama goes mad.

Entries by Sasha Bronner

I Called Myself a Bitch, and Then Thought Twice About It

(7) Comments | Posted March 27, 2015 | 10:40 PM

Last week, I called myself a bitch. It was shorthand, really. I had an unpleasant exchange with a male banker and left feeling that the only way to be taken seriously was to act like a bitch.

In writing about the experience, what I found most interesting...

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14 coisas que você precisa saber antes de começar a meditar

(1) Comments | Posted March 27, 2015 | 3:57 PM

Novo na meditação? Pode ser confuso. Você não é iniciante? Ainda assim pode ser confuso.

Dizem que a prática da meditação existe há alguns milhares de anos - e, no entanto, nos últimos anos, especialmente nas Américas, parece que todo mundo conhece pelo menos uma pessoa que...

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Everything You Need To Read, Watch And Listen To Before Seeing Scientology Doc 'Going Clear'

(69) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 4:12 PM

HBO's eagerly-anticipated, explosive Scientology documentary "Going Clear" finally premieres on the cable channel this Sunday. The film, written and directed by Alex Gibney ("The Armstrong Lie," "Taxi to the Dark Side"), is based on Lawrence Wright's controversial book of the same name.

The documentary debuted at Sundance...

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Como cinco famosos encontram tempo para meditar todo dia

(0) Comments | Posted March 25, 2015 | 11:36 AM

Uma das dificuldades mais comuns encontradas por pessoas que meditam é aprender a incluir sua prática de mindfulness (atenção plena) em seu dia a dia já corrido. Nem sempre é fácil achar tempo. Fazer aula de meditação ou comprometer-se a encarar um desafio (como o desafio que Oprah...

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Photographer Shoots Street Style Series To Raise Money For Skid Row Artists

(5) Comments | Posted March 24, 2015 | 12:36 PM

chapsSkid Row artist Osiris, dancing on 6th Street and Spring Street.

"I wanted to show something uplifting and joyful,” French photographer Geraldine Freyeisen told The Huffington Post from her windowless studio, just steps from Los Angeles' Skid Row, on...

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5 provas de que qualquer um consegue meditar

(0) Comments | Posted March 23, 2015 | 5:11 PM

Com tanta informação aí fora sobre os benefícios da meditação e dicas de como meditar, você pode ter a sensação de estar olhando para um corredor interminável de pasta de dentes na farmácia: opções em excesso e nenhuma ideia de onde começar.

Os artigos todos, a...

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Why It Sucks Going To The Bank As A Woman

(200) Comments | Posted March 20, 2015 | 11:44 AM

"Men do not take me seriously, so I have to act like a bitch."

This is what I texted my mother after leaving the bank today.

I am a 30-year-old editor at The Huffington Post and I am in escrow on a condo in Los Angeles. I have gone into...

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This Buddhist Monk Used His Own Practice To Make Peace With Cancer

(12) Comments | Posted March 20, 2015 | 8:29 AM

In 2011, William Tran, a Vietnamese Buddhist monk with the honorable ranking of Highest Buddhist Master, went to the dentist for inflammation in his gums. Antibiotics did not help and when the dentist saw him again, he was so concerned that he personally took Tran to the emergency room.


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How 5 Mega-Famous People Make Time For Daily Meditation

(31) Comments | Posted March 14, 2015 | 10:12 AM

One of the most common challenges that meditators face is learning how to build their mindfulness practice into already busy days. It's not always as easy to make the time. Joining a meditation class or pledging to do a challenge (like Oprah's upcoming one with Deepak Chopra!) is...

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6 Ways Your Wedding Can Actually Make The World A Better Place

(4) Comments | Posted March 11, 2015 | 7:06 PM

Weddings can be expensive. In many states across America, couples are spending over half of their yearly income on the big day.

But there's a way to extend the life of your pricey celebration beyond the hours-long party, and that's using your wedding as an opportunity to...

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당신이 버려야 할 명상에 대한 오해 12

(1) Comments | Posted March 11, 2015 | 4:41 PM

최근 명상 강의가 점점 늘면서 이 분야에 대한 오해도 상당히 많은 것 같다. 미신, 잘못된 명칭, 오보 등을 완전히 배제할 수는 없지만 그래도 가능한 한 정확히 하는 것이 좋다. 명상에 대해 알아야 하는 사항어떻게 배울 수 있는지에 대한 지난 기사에 이어 이번에는 명상에 대한 오해를...

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Novo documentário sobre Kobe Bryant vai além do basquete e explora a paternidade e o fracasso

(0) Comments | Posted March 9, 2015 | 1:20 PM

Kobe Bryant não tem paciência para escrever um livro. Ele diz isso no trailer de seu novo documentário para a Showtime, “Kobe Bryant’s Muse” (a musa de Kobe Bryant, em tradução livre). Dirigido por Gotham Chopra, o filme mostra um lado novo do atleta. Bryant examina sua criação,...

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With James Corden, The Era Of Late-Night Feuds May Finally Be Over

(16) Comments | Posted March 9, 2015 | 9:05 AM

Last fall, CBS announced that Tony Award-winner James Corden would take over “The Late Late Show,” replacing Craig Ferguson. Corden is best known for his roles in “Into the Woods,” "Begin Again" and for his award-winning performance in the play “One Man, Two Guvnors,” which was a West End and...

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12 Myths About Meditation We Have To Stop Believing

(43) Comments | Posted March 8, 2015 | 12:35 PM

With meditation practices on the rise, it makes sense that there is some confusion out there. Myths, misnomers and misinformation are to be expected -- but that doesn't mean we can't do our best to set the record straight. After discussing things you should know about meditation and...

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Jerry Seinfeld's Secret For Not Snapping At His Kids

(12) Comments | Posted March 5, 2015 | 10:24 AM

“For a female, when the baby is born, instincts kick in. But for a man, nothing kicks in,” Jerry Seinfeld joked at his inaugural Fatherhood Lunch Wednesday in Beverly Hills, California. “It doesn’t matter what kind of father you are,” he continued. “And especially if you’re in a challenged environment,...

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Kobe Bryant's New Documentary Goes Beyond Basketball To Explore Fatherhood And Failure

(10) Comments | Posted February 28, 2015 | 11:15 AM

Kobe Bryant doesn't have the patience to write a book. He says so in the trailer for his new documentary on Showtime, “Kobe Bryant’s Muse.” Directed by Gotham Chopra, the film shows a side of Bryant that will be new to those used to seeing him in NBA...

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HBO Is Determined To Tackle Its Diversity Problem

(14) Comments | Posted February 27, 2015 | 11:02 AM

On the heels of the whitest Oscars since 1998, Patricia Arquette's semi-accidental rebel call for "gay people and people of color" to fight for women's rights, and a generally rising tide of consciousness about how minorities are treated in Hollywood, HBO announced that it will launch...

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103-Year-Old Civil Rights Icon: 'Thank God I Learned That Color Makes No Difference'

(39) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 11:47 AM

Amelia Boynton Robinson was nearly beaten to death in 1965 during the first march in Selma, Alabama, led by Martin Luther King Jr. She was 53 years old at the time. A graphic photo of Boynton Robinson, severely beaten and collapsed, spread around the world and became an iconic image...

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2015 오스카의 가장 감동적인 수상소감 : '이미테이션 게임'의 그레이엄 무어(동영상)

(0) Comments | Posted February 24, 2015 | 1:46 AM

패트리시아 아퀘트의 여성 인권에 대한 수상 소감도 감동적이었다. 그러나 각본상을 수상한 그레이엄 무어의 소감은 2015 오스카 최고의 순간이었다고 할 수 있다.

그레이엄 무어는 '이미테이션 게임'으로 오스카 각색상을 수상하면서 이렇게 말했다.

"열여섯 살 되던 해 우울증으로 자살을 시도했습니다. 그러나 살아서 여기 서있네요. 이 사회 어디에도 속하지...

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