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A-Sides with Jon Chattman: It's "Free to Love" Singer/Songwriter LP

Jon Chattman | Posted 06.10.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Listen to mainstream radio, and you'll find it difficult to tell one artist from the other. New hooks are old hooks. Recycled is the new original. Sur...

'Into The Wild' Hunter Shot And Killed By Police

Reuters | Steve Quinn | Posted 05.13.2014 | Crime

(Adds details in paragraphs 9 and 11) By Steve Quinn JUNEAU, Alaska, March 13 (Reuters) - An Alaskan moose hunter, whos...

Father Fears Missing Son Has Gone 'Into The Wild'

Reuters | Posted 10.26.2013 | Crime

By Jonathan Kaminsky Olympia, Wash., Aug 25 (Reuters) - An Arizona teenager who appears to have vanished into the remote woods of Oreg...

Stink on Mount McKinley coming from 'Into the Wild' author Jon Krakauer?

AlaskaDispatch.com | Posted 08.27.2013 | Weird News
AlaskaDispatch.com

Jon Krakauer, who spawned no end of crap for Alaska search-and-rescue personnel when he penned "Into the Wild" 20 years ago, is now involved in his ow...

Some Empathy for Eddie Vedder

Joshua Braff | Posted 02.06.2013 | Entertainment
Joshua Braff

The alcohol, I guess, prodded many to request, "Jeremy!" the title of a huge Pearl Jam '90s hit. "Play Jeremy! Jeremy!" they yelled as the poor fellow attempted to speak to us about depression, love, PTSD, a dear friend's death and most crucially, the word empathy.

Remembering Christopher McCandless 20 Years Later

Pete Mason | Posted 10.20.2012 | Travel
Pete Mason

Jon Krakauer's nonfiction opus Into the Wild begins on the cover "In April 1992 a young man from a well-to-do family hitchhiked to Alaska and walked ...

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: "Into the Wild" With Breakout Star LP

Jon Chattman | Posted 08.26.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

LP isn't just a singer/songwriter -- she's a true artist and by the time you finish reading and watching this, she'll already be too big for this post.

My Hike Across America: Why I'm Taking Gadgets Into The Wilderness

Martin J. Bernstein | Posted 03.20.2012 | Travel
Martin J. Bernstein

When I tell people I'm about to spend a year hiking trails from New York to San Francisco with my two dogs they shake my hand, wish me luck and congratulate me for living out my dream. But brows furrow and jaws clench when they realize I'm bringing a smart phone.

Marcia Gay Harden Lands NBC Comedy Pilot

Posted 01.08.2012 | TV

Oscar winner Marcia Gay Harden is trying her hand at something new. The actress has landed the lead role in NBC's latest comedy pilot, "Isabel." Ha...

Get Cozy: 6 Books To Beat The Winter Blues

csmonitor.com | Nora Dunne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The groundhog may have seen his shadow yesterday, but for those of us enduring a blizzard a week spring still seems a distant prospect. So instead of ...

Twenty Incredibly Serious Minutes With Kristen Stewart

Graham Fuller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Fuller

"You can't always lose yourself" in a role, says the 20-year-old Stewart, "although that's when it's at its best. I don't have a lot of control over it because I'm not really the best technical actor."

The Best Game in Town: Inventuring in Africa

Jim Selman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

The future will always be what it is--regardless of what we think or believe or want. All any of us can do is be present in the moment and responsible for our actions and our vision of what might be.

A Post-Thanksgiving Cornucopia: World AIDS Day, The Birth of (RED)WIRE, Milk and Prop 8

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The new online digital magazine (RED)WIRE will sponsor a series of unique performances by artists such as U2 and Sheryl Crow, in its bid to help fight AIDS.

Greening Hollywood: Rosario Dawson Takes Home EMA's Futures Award

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Paige Donner

Rosario Dawson took home the Futures Award and remembered her days as a child when she had no choice but to compost.

'Into The Wild'-Style Pilgrimages Increase In Alaska

AP | RACHEL D'ORO | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

HEALY, Alaska — Ron Alexander has long been intrigued with the true story of a young idealist who met his death in Alaska's unyielding wildernes...

Hal Holbrook: Oscar Nominee Back In The Spotlight

USA Today | William Keck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

If there were ever a time for Hal Holbrook to be whistlin' Dixie, it is now. The veteran actor, who turns 83 this month, is enjoying his first Oscar...

Sean Penn's "Into The Wild" Leads SAG Nominations

AP | David Germain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The road-trip drama "Into the Wild" received a leading four Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations Thursday, including honors for lead actor Emile Hir...

Sean Penn Joins List Of Actors Who Direct With "Into The Wild"

AP | David Germain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Sean Penn is one of the great actors of his generation, yet he'd like to give it all up to remain behind the camera. "It's a good idea," Penn said at...