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Business and the Yoko Ono Factor

Don McNay | Posted 10.26.2013 | Business
Don McNay

There is no way The Beatles could get back together, and I still can't warm up to Yoko. I suspect I never will. In the business world, the Yoko Ono factor has significant consequences when people cannot make smart choices because of irrational factors.

How to Endure the Shock of a Crisis

Swati Desai, Ph.D., LCSW | Posted 10.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Swati Desai, Ph.D., LCSW

When you are facing a crisis, wait for the answer to come and some unexpected gate to open. Allow yourself such psychological flexibility of holding two seemingly opposite experiences at the same time, honoring the negative feelings but to be actively open to receive answers at the same time.

Old Jocks and Old Rockers: We Too Are One in the Windy City

Tom Semioli | Posted 10.15.2013 | Sports
Tom Semioli

Frank Zappa taught us "you are what you is." Former high-school and college jocks oft fall prey to the corresponding ravages of time as do their ex- rocker counterparts.

Iconic Street Clogged With Beatles Fans As 'Abbey Road' Anniversary Approaches

Posted 08.13.2013 | Entertainment

As the 44th anniversary of the Beatles' "Abbey Road" approaches, fans of the beloved British band are descending in droves to the eponymous London str...

Rare Beatles Photos Go On View

AP | SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN | Posted 10.02.2013 | Arts

TAOS, New Mexico — Snow and frigid temperatures didn't stop thousands of screaming teenagers from crowding into the Washington Coliseum in the n...

SAMAA Dedicated to Keeping Indian Classical Music Alive

Jim Luce | Posted 09.28.2013 | Arts
Jim Luce

Preserving the classics is a noble endeavor. Jazz, for example, is an original American music art form that once dominated the airwaves, dance halls,...

LOOK: The Beatles At Age 64

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 07.02.2013 | Celebrity

At the height of the Beatles' youth and fame, an artist imagined what the Fab Four would look like "When [They're] Sixty-Four." Unfortunately only two...

4 Iconic Beatles Moments On TV We'll Never Forget

Posted 06.25.2013 | Fifty

On this day in 1967, the Beatles made television history... again. Ringo Starr, George Harrison, Paul McCartney and John Lennon debuted their soon-...

Interview: Terence Stamp and Unfinished Song

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.20.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

At 74, his eyes are still exceptionally blue and a little bit mischievous. He sits calmly, listens to a question about how often he is offered roles like the one he plays in Unfinished Song, and smiles.

Ringo Starr's Turning A Beatles Favorite Into A Kids Book

AP | Posted 06.11.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- Ringo Starr is turning an old Beatles favorite into a children's book. The drummer has a deal with Simon & Schuster's Children Books for ...

Loose in Havana, Gandalf and Elton John

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 06.05.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

London has come to Havana. During this week of British Culture that is celebrated from the first of June in our country, even the climate has decided to be in sync with that of the other Island

Hitting 'Rock' Bottom

Val Brown | Posted 07.21.2013 | Books
Val Brown

My Name is Val and I'm a rock-star-memoir addict. It all started with Philip Norman's seminal biography of The Beatles, Shout.

Big Bucks For Beatles' Guitar

Reuters | Posted 07.18.2013 | Entertainment

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES, May 18 (Reuters) - A custom-made electric guitar played by the late John Lennon and George Harrison o...

The Beatles Make a Comeback Again and Again and Again and Again and...

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 07.14.2013 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

As the world goes to digital and infinite, it is the content that will survive long after we are gone. Or certainly past the time that we can remember that we actually already saw that movie. Or did we?

Twist and Shoot

Bruce Helander | Posted 07.12.2013 | Arts
Bruce Helander

Recently, I had the pleasure to be the moderator for a panel whose distinguished participants included Mr. Benson and were part of "Artist as Author," an unusual exhibition at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County museum in Lake Worth, Florida.

The Beatles 50th Anniversary: 16 Must-See Beatles Sights

Carrie Seim | Posted 06.29.2013 | Travel
Carrie Seim

In celebration of the ultimate boy band, here are 16 must-see Beatles' attractions in Liverpool and London. Click away, Day Trippers!

Marla Mase Roars for Peace

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 06.22.2013 | Impact
Marcel Hidalgo

Marla Mase's self-portrait on the front cover of her new album Speak Deluxe actually does speak volumes about what she sings. The animalized photograph of her face verifies that Marla is peeved-off about something, or maybe everything.

5 Things (This) Boomer Never Wants To Be Asked

Ann Brenoff | Posted 06.17.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

You would think that by sheer factor of our critical mass, boomers could put an end to the needlessly annoying questions we regularly get asked. For one, we are not really the walking history books that some regard us.

Remember When?

Posted 04.10.2013 | Entertainment

April 10 marks the 43rd anniversary of the breakup of The Beatles, one of the most beloved rock bands in history. After months of speculation from ...

Movie Review: Room 237

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Ostensibly a documentary, it's meant as an eye-opening deconstruction of Stanley Kubrick's The Shining. Director Rodney Ascher lets a group of obsessives spout off about their theories of what Kubrick really meant. The only thing they don't suggest is that Kubrick is talking to them over the radio.

LOOK: These Beatles Charts Will Blow Your Mind

Posted 03.22.2013 | Entertainment

Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' debut album, "Please Please Me," the twangy, charming record that brought us rock-and-roll classics ...

Of Course This Is What They Wore On Their Wedding Day

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 03.22.2013 | Style

John Lennon and Yoko Ono were one of the most controversial couples in Hollywood and pushed boundaries in every way they could. Shortly after their wi...

From More San Fran60s: The Beatles' Last Concert

M.W. Jacobs | Posted 05.15.2013 | San Francisco
M.W. Jacobs

There was rock 'n roll and there was the Beatles. Their last concert anywhere, ever, was in San Francisco on August 29, 1966, and later it was hard not to see some connection with the counter culture that would be bursting onto the world from the same location in only six months.

Songwriter Diane Lampert Dies At 88

AP | Posted 02.25.2013 | Celebrity

NEW YORK -- Diane Charlotte Lampert, an accomplished songwriter of the 1950s and 1960s who wrote lyrics to title songs for more than 20 movies, has di...

PHOTOS: New Book Features Unseen Beatles Images

Posted 02.16.2013 | Books

When Henry Grossman was 27 years old, he was hired to photograph the Beatles' U.S. TV debut on the Ed Sullivant Show. He spent the next four years...