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Jon Snow Teams Up With The Lannisters For The 'GoT' Ice Bucket Challenge

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.28.2014 | Entertainment

It's a song of fire and ice buckets. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has finally made it all the way to Westeros as more and more of the "Game of Thro...

ALS Strikes Out Justin Bieber (in Search Volume): Measuring #IceBucketChallenge Awareness

George Weiner | Posted 08.28.2014 | Impact
George Weiner

It is a rare moment when our collective attention turns toward causes as worthy as ALS. The Ice Bucket Challenge has become an example of the increased awareness and fundraising that can result from the combination of creativity, social media, and a compelling cause.

More Ways To Challenge Friends And Support A Cause Without Pouring Ice Water On Yourself

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 08.28.2014 | Impact

The ice bucket challenge fundraiser for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, has already been a massive success despite some controversies. It's r...

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - The 5 Keys to Its Huge Viral Results

Steve Sipress | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business
Steve Sipress

While it may seem as if "everyone" has already done the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (or has been challenge to do it, and declined to join the fun), the viral sensation is still charging full-steam ahead, and may even be just getting started.

Lifting the Veil of the Ice Bucket Challenge

Harshada Rajani | Posted 08.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Harshada Rajani

I don't mean to be a buzzkill, but I want everyone to remember that there is a terrifying, heartbreaking illness behind this passing, seemingly frivolous fad. I want people to know that learning about this scary disease is arguably as important as donating.

This Rapper Just Won The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge With Marijuana

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 08.26.2014 | Politics

Just when you thought all variations on the Ice Bucket Challenge had been exhausted, rapper B-Real from Cypress Hill shows up with a bucket of marijua...

How The ALS Association Should Spend Donations From the #IceBucketChallenge

Steve Delfin | Posted 08.26.2014 | Impact
Steve Delfin

The ALS Association has been given a gift; the $79.7 million they have raised through this social media extravaganza is "unrestricted funds," which means they can use those funds however they wish

Baptism by Ice

Rev. Michelle L. Torigian | Posted 08.26.2014 | Religion
Rev. Michelle L. Torigian

In our church life, there are times when water is poured on our heads or our whole bodies are immersed in pools of water. Through this sacrament we experience that same type of connection to others in our faith. That is baptism.

Kids Take Ice Bucket Dumping To An Adorable New Level In ALS Challenge Videos

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 08.26.2014 | Parents

Unless you've been living in social media isolation for the past couple of weeks, you've probably noticed an onslaught of ice bucket challenge videos ...

102-Year-Old Takes Ice Bucket Challenge, Says It's NBD

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 08.26.2014 | Fifty

Meet our favorite ice bucket challenger so far: 102-year-old Jack Reynolds. The great-grandfather from Derbyshire, England took the ALS charity cha...

Matt Damon Does Ice Bucket Challenge With Toilet Water For 800 Million Without Clean H2O

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 08.26.2014 | Impact

Matt Damon was conflicted when friends Jimmy Kimmel and Ben Affleck called on him to complete the ALS ice bucket challenge. The award-winning actor wa...

ALS, Ice Buckets, Cynics and Parents

Jamie Denbo | Posted 08.25.2014 | Parents
Jamie Denbo

Our kids thought it was the GREATEST THING EVER. Because they saw us do it. And then they got to do it. And then they made their friends do it. And then they got to watch everyone else do it. And then people watched them do it. And it was just plain f*cking adorable.

'Game Of Thrones' Just Took On The Ice Bucket Challenge

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.25.2014 | Entertainment

Winter just came! Recently, "Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin took on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and repeated various lines from "GoT"...

You Know The Ice Bucket Challenge, But You Probably Don't Know ALS

Katrina Sands | Posted 08.25.2014 | Impact
Katrina Sands

Uncle Mike was diagnosed in 2011 with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), otherwise known as Lou Gehrig's disease. I don't remember who told me, or when, but I vividly remember many conversations in the days to follow.

Why the Ice Bucket Challenge Is Not Good for Philanthropy

Jacqueline Herrera | Posted 08.24.2014 | Impact
Jacqueline Herrera

Shouldn't we just focus on the fact that people are becoming aware and donating, disregarding why? I say no. In the bottom of my heart and in the back of my business-oriented mind, I want people to care.

This Is What Happens When The Ice Queen Gets Ice-Bucketed

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 08.23.2014 | Style

If you needed further proof that Anna Wintour never takes off her sunglasses, this might be it. We didn't see it coming, but this week we were ...

'The Theory of Everything' Shines a Light on Stephen Hawking's Love Life

Victoria Namkung | Posted 08.22.2014 | Entertainment
Victoria Namkung

If you've seen the trailer for The Theory of Everything, the forthcoming film about Stephen Hawking and his wife Jane, you may have felt your heart swell and eyes tear up. After all, their story is filled with love, dedication, groundbreaking science and inspiring teamwork.

'Ice Bucket Challenge' Breaks $50 Million In ALS Donations (And Raises Over $10 Million In 1 Day)

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 08.26.2014 | Impact

Updated on Aug. 26, 2014, 1:15 P.M. EST: The ALS Association announced in a statement on Tuesday that donations from the ice bucket challenge hit $88....

Why I'm Not Being a Party Pooper For Not Dumping Ice On My Head

Susie (Newday) Mayerfeld | Posted 08.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie (Newday) Mayerfeld

While for me personally 10 dollars may be affordable, there have been quite a few people on Facebook who have complained about not having the free cash and feeling upset that raising awareness involved a mandatory donation. So no, I'm not doing the ice bucket challenge. Instead I donated money to help a poor mother food her children. And no, I'm not a party pooper.

Please, Someone, Nominate This Man For The Ice Bucket Challenge! He Is REALLY Ready

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 08.22.2014 | Good News

We've seen countless ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos, as well as a ton of nominations. Apparently this dude has too, and he's taking his lack of a nom...

#IceBucketChallenge: Despite Critics, You Are Helping

Sam Fiorella | Posted 08.22.2014 | Impact
Sam Fiorella

The reality is that many who have completed the challenge have also donated to the cause. Those who have completed the task without donating have, through their online videos, raised awareness and encouraged others to donate.

5 Reasons the Ice Bucket Challenge Will Find a Cure

Kevin Swan | Posted 08.22.2014 | Impact
Kevin Swan

5. We are having our Magic Johnson moment. When the basketball legend announced that he was HIV positive in 1991, he instantly brought the disease ...

How Is the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Hurting YOU?? (Hint: It's Not, So Stop Complaining)

Jennifer Hicks | Posted 08.21.2014 | Impact
Jennifer Hicks

Would you heckle people who walk at Relay for Life? Would you taunt a group having a car wash to raise money for a battered women's shelter? I hope not.

Why the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Matters

Jose Costa | Posted 08.21.2014 | Business
Jose Costa

Some people say it is a waste of water, while others say it's a publicity stunt. Some people have criticized the campaign by associating it with "slacktivism." Why throw a bucket of ice water over your head when you can simply donate the money straight to the organization?

NRA President Wayne LaPierre Accepts Gabby Giffords' Ice Bucket Challenge

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.22.2014 | Politics

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