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Mad Men: Direction Amidst Chaos

William Bradley | Posted 07.12.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Don Draper continued his move toward redemption and re-emergence as a career success in the latest episode of Mad Men, the more than a little bizarre "The Runaways." But as one brilliant talent continued in a positive direction, another careened precipitously into emotional collapse.

Go Behind The Scenes Of '2001: A Space Odyssey'

Posted 04.03.2014 | Entertainment

Forty-six years after its release, "2001: A Space Odyssey" remains one of cinema's crowning achievements. Many directors cite the Stanley Kubrick clas...

Congress Shouldn't Leave Immigration Bill Behind This September

Sayu Bhojwani | Posted 11.12.2013 | Politics
Sayu Bhojwani

This month, the prospect of attacks on Syria has once again nudged immigration reform to the back burner in Congress. Is immigration reform doomed to failure once again?

LOOK: A Moment-By-Moment Chronology Of The Key Events That Shaped 9/11

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Wednesday is the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The coordinated plot began with the hijacking of four planes and ultimately...

28 Moments That Will Transport You To The Early 2000s

Posted 08.22.2013 | Arts

Everyone loves Adult Swim, flip flops and Jon Hamm. Relive the pop culture whirlwind that was the first few years of the 2000s with 28 unforgettable m...

ReThink Review: Europa Report - Danger and Discovery in Space

Jonathan Kim | Posted 10.01.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

When you think about it, isn't space travel alone -- where only fragile and complex technology can protect you from the most hostile environment imaginable -- a harrowing enough prospect on its own?

5 Eerie Similarities Between '2001: A Space Odyssey' And Apple Products

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 05.02.2013 | Technology

It's been said before, but it's worth saying again: Stanley Kubrick was way ahead of his time. Upon a recent viewing of "2001: A Space Odyssey," we...

Worst Film Analysis Ever

Posted 04.22.2013 | Comedy

The iconic ending to the film "2001: A Space Odyssey" is meant to raise a lot of questions. Questions like, what happens to that bone that gets thrown...

Take a Sad Song

Terry Marotta | Posted 11.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Terry Marotta

Every day, hundreds of thousands of us go aloft, trusting our lives to hold up beneath us. It sears us still to think of those for whom things went another way.

Recalling Total Recall: Intrigue, Ultra-Violence, Humor and What Else That Is Missing from the Schwarzenegger Remakes

William Bradley | Posted 10.17.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

For his part, director Paul Verhoeven joyously showcases ultra-violence in Total Recall, sticking it in the audience's face. Indeed, the entire milieu of the film is as downbeat as it is shot through with glee.

What Are the Most Beautiful Movies Ever Made?

Posted 08.26.2012 | Arts

We try not to ask much of you, dear readers, but if you've never taken our movie-going advice before, do this much: see Beasts of the Southern Wild, t...

In Priase of My Dumb-as-Dirt, Stupid Phone

Pamela Haag | Posted 04.06.2012 | Home
Pamela Haag

My cell phone is an idiot. It's a straight-up, dingbat dumb-ass. It can't do anything, except make phone calls, and has no competency to tell me where...

Tyler Kingkade

Teachers Remember Dealing With 9/11 Unfolding In Their Classrooms

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.09.2011 | Education

WASHINGTON -- Middle school teacher Yvonne Mason thought she was prepared for anything in her classroom. Then the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 20...

Turning To Shakespeare On September 11th

Terence Clarke | Posted 01.23.2012 | New York
Terence Clarke

The smoke still rose, still boiling, the dead still lying in their thousands. There is not an actor in the world that could effectively play a part in such a scene.

Lila Shapiro

After Bin Laden's Death, Wall Street Breathes Tentative Sigh Of Relief

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 07.02.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- On September 11, 2001, the financial services industry suffered heavy fatalities when New York's World Trade Center was destroyed by two h...

A Decade of Arnold Roth

Robert Teitelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Teitelman

In late 2001 we decided we needed a year-end issue.

Rich Would Still Get Tax Cuts Even If Bush Tax Cuts Expire

THE NEW YORK TIMES | JACKIE CALMES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Taxpayers with income of more than $1 million for 2011 would still receive on average a tax cut of about $6,300 compared with what they would have pai...

Our Digital Future Didn't Begin with iPhone or iPad: Steve Jobs Started It a Decade Ago, With This

Alex Pasternack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Alex Pasternack

iPod wasn't the first portable MP3 player. But the others were bulky, slow, and ugly. What Jobs was offering was tantamount to magic.

10 Best Books That Are Years (PHOTOS, POLL)

Laurence Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Laurence Hughes

Instead of focusing on books that were published this year, how about focusing on years that have been published as books?

Senate Report: Bin Laden Was 'Within Our Grasp' In 2001

AP | CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Osama bin Laden was unquestionably within reach of U.S. troops in the mountains of Tora Bora when American military leaders made th...

2000-2009: America's Lost Decade

Bob Burnett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Burnett

When historians update the history of the United States and ponder when we lost our way and punted the mantle of global supremacy to China, they'll conclude this past decade was the turning point.

Glenn Beck's Crazy 9/12 Tea Party Had Nothing to do With 9/11

Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rachel Sklar

Beck wants this country to return to the values it held on 9/12/2001. As someone who was in New York on 9/11 (and 9/12) I remember those values being terror and a profound grief.

Government by Lynch Mob -- Obama Should Ignore Critics and Just Lead

Ray Hanania | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ray Hanania

On issue after issue, Obama is acting like he is soon to run for re-election, instead of being a president with a massive mandate still only months into his administration.

Obama's Election May Put an End to Sept. 11-related Animosity and Bring Healing

Ray Hanania | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ray Hanania

Obama's election as president has changed America and can also make it a far better nation, one that truly embraces the ideals that motivated our founding fathers.

Denouncing Islamic Terrorism Does Not Undermine Just Causes

Ray Hanania | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ray Hanania

Headlines in newspapers across the Arab and Islamic World proclaimed that the bombing of the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad was a "warning" to Pakistan's...