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Dr. Laurie Marker | Posted 04.08.2014 | Impact
Dr. Laurie Marker

During this Olympiad, the cheetah, one of the animal kingdom's greatest athletes, has some allies. We're excited to see Anna Fenninger compete in Alpine Skiing in Sochi. Anna has been an advocate for Cheetah Conservation Fund, and has learned much about the cheetah's race against extinction.

How Did Beyonce Go From Tina Turner to 'Anna Mae'?

Frances Cudjoe Waters | Posted 02.15.2014 | Black Voices
Frances Cudjoe Waters

We are witnessing a sad development in the body of work of this icon. She sold millions as a class act. Why go down this road? Let's hope that at some point the self-respecting, empowered and empowering Beyonce will rise again.

Monday Muse: Angelina Jolie

Prabal Gurung | Posted 01.26.2014 | Style
Prabal Gurung

I identify with a journey that started out problematic, and not without demons, and can appreciate how far she has come all the more.

Colin Hay: Finding Your Place in the World Without Losing Your Voice

Cicily Janus | Posted 07.06.2013 | Entertainment
Cicily Janus

With the recording industry selling fewer artists to the masses and creating more "name-brands" to dominate the field, the question has to be asked... where do "stars" go when they've been dismissed by the big guns who once owned them?

Why's a Heart Represent Love, Anyway?

Danny Groner | Posted 04.09.2013 | Style
Danny Groner

When you text a heart emoticon to a deserving party, it means more than just your devotion to another. The heart's evolution and endurance has enabled people to communicate their feelings effectively since the beginning. There's a deeper connection than you may realize.

WATCH: What Makes Justin Bieber Different From Superstars Before Him?

Posted 11.19.2012 | OWN

Like Elvis, The Beatles, and Michael Jackson before him, Justin Bieber has millions of screaming fans all over the world who adore him. But unlike tho...

The Ringleader of the Tormentors -- Morrissey Brings His Arsenal to Radio City

Salvatore Bono | Posted 12.15.2012 | New York
Salvatore Bono

Wednesday night Morrissey, the voice of a generation of indie rock lovers, was simply on fire from the get go.

Arnold Schwarzenegger Talks New Autobiography, 'Total Recall,' in Google+ Hangout (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.08.2012 | Celebrity
Shira Lazar

Action superstar, influential political figure and all-around pop culture icon Arnold Schwarzenegger took to Google Plus Friday to promote his new tell-all autobiography, Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story.

Dennis Morris on Bob Marley and Flirting His Way to a Good Photograph (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 10.14.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

For renowned music photographer Dennis Morris; taking that legendary picture all comes down to timing: "Photography, the essence of it, will always be...

TechScape: Turning On the Crowdsourcing Spigit

Bill_Robinson | Posted 07.20.2012 | Technology
Bill_Robinson

I'm going to make a prediction, right here; right now: This crowdsourcing phenomenon is just getting started and Yammer is just the beginning of what is sure to be a clown-car chase for the best companies in this sector.

Ron Dicker

Creator Of The NBA Logo Leaves His Firm After 43 Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.07.2012 | Business

Branding giant Alan Siegel, who created the NBA's iconic logo, is leaving the Siegel+Gale firm that he founded 43 years ago. Thursday or Friday wil...

Lee Hernandez

WATCH: J.Lo In 45 Outfits On 'American Idol'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Hernandez | Posted 05.22.2012 | Latino Voices

The only thing more impressive than the amazing singers on "American Idol" this season, were the jaw-droppingly gorgeous outfits Jennifer Lopez wore o...

WATCH: In Conversation With The Sartorialist

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 12.19.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Scott Schuman, the man behind The Sartorialist, wanted to communicate how he felt about fashion. In 2005, armed only with a digital camera, his street...

'Think Different'

Jalees Rehman, M.D. | Posted 12.05.2011 | Religion
Jalees Rehman, M.D.

In many ways, Steve Jobs was the embodiment of the Apple advertising slogan "Think Different".

The Death of Steve Jobs: In Memoriam

Max Benavidez | Posted 12.06.2011 | Technology
Max Benavidez

He was a visionary. A true leader. When historians look back they will see Jobs as one of humanity's great lights and a person who defined our time.

WATCH: Apple Reveals New Headquarters

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.11.2011 | San Francisco

Apple Headquarters has finally become too big for its britches. On Thursday, Cupertino held the first public hearing on the proposed Apple Campus ...

WATCH: Interview With 'Zombie Boy', Rick Genest

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 09.24.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

After recovering from brain tumour and a life less ordinary, Rick Genest became increasingly fascinated by the frontiers between life and death. A per...

The Liz Taylor Lesson: Why Do Women Crave Marriage Even When It Doesn't Always Serve Us Well?

Lynn Toler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lynn Toler

I think some women find getting married so compelling they do not accurately assess the consequences of being that way. Could that be, in part, why we find so many women jumping ship these days?

"Life Is Short! Go Far!" -- Henry Rollins Is 50

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Salvatore Bono

Rollins, at the half-century mark, has probably done more with his life than most people older than him. A man this intense and this globally versed will never be able to sit still.

WATCH: FASHION: Dior Illustrated, René Gruau And The Line of Beauty

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

With his images leaving such lasting impressions on our minds and within our sub-consciousness, it's impossible to look at the work of Dior now and not think of the man behind the imagery of the brand.

Marzieh, Iran's Musical Icon, Passes Away

Ali Safavi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ali Safavi

Ashraf os-Sadat Morteza'i, or "Marzieh", had a legendry singing career which spanned some six decades. She died at the age of 86.

John Wayne: In Sickness and in Health

Janet Kinosian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Janet Kinosian

The last time I saw John Wayne was a few weeks before his death. He said good-bye and strode out the door against a backdrop of dark-pink evening clouds, unmistakable death all around him.

Happy Birthday, Tupac Shakur

Timothy Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Timothy Cooper

As it relates to music, I always seem to measure time by a distinct period. I call it A.T.: After Tupac. There's so much that Tupac Shakur accomplished in his 25 years of life that it would be a disservice to narrow his existence down to one label.

Astoria Characters: The Iconic Artist

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Mikele Arapi is sitting on the contemporary black leather sofa sipping coffee out of a china cup in his unexpected gallery, the elaborate valances of the window drapery framing his head like a halo.

ICON: The Life and Love of an Accidental Artist

Jeremy Kenyon Lockyer Corbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jeremy Kenyon Lockyer Corbell

It is my hope that ICON, a mixed-media series that celebrates the life and style of Sharon Tate, will challenge your beliefs. Art can change the world, and everybody can live artfully.