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WATCH: John Lennon Honored In Landmark Google Doodle

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

If John Lennon were still alive, he would turn 70 on October 9. Google is celebrating the former Beatle on October 8 and 9 with the first-ever Googl...

Lennon Top Five

Jon Wiener | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Wiener

Lennon takes the chord changes of the classic rock n roll slow dance, plays them more slowly than they've ever been played before, and builds on them some of the most moving music in all of rock.

John Lennon: Working Class Mythmaker

Scott Thill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Thill

When we examine Lennon, we must examine not just a temporal snapshot but the history of music, film, comics, conspiracy theory, literature, poetry, politics, technology from his birthday onward.

Sam Taylor-Wood: Director of Nowhere Boy

Melissa Silverstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Melissa Silverstein

Nowhere Boy, Sam Taylor-Wood's look at the a couple of years in teenage John Lennon's life, shows how Lennon was shaped by the two women in his life at the moment in time.

FBI Seizes John Lennon's Fingerprints In NYC

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The FBI has seized a set of John Lennon's fingerprints from a Manhattan memorabilia shop. U.S. agents removed the item on Wednesday ...

Stars and Old Pals Come Together in NYC on John Lennon's Birthday

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Martin Lewis

One of the most poignant and joyous salutes will be a collection of music stars and friends of Lennon who are gathering to pay an informal musical tribute to Lennon with a charity concert.

Remembering John Lennon's Liverpool (PHOTOS)

Sue Frause | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Sue Frause

It's hard to believe that John Lennon would have turned 70 this year. His hometown of Liverpool is hosting the John Lennon Tribute Season to celebrate his life through music, film, poetry and art.

Ono Offers Lennon's 'Truth' to New Generation

Felice Arenas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Felice Arenas

I caught up with Ono as she gets ready to head to Vioey Island in Iceland, where, on Lennon's birthday, she'll once again light the Imagine Peace Tower.

HuffPost Review: Nowhere Boy

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Nowhere Boy, Sam Taylor-Wood's exploration of John Lennon's late teens, doesn't cover much new ground. But it does offer a pop psychology look at Lennon's confused home life.

Mad Men: "Do You Want to Know a Secret?" (And Really Suspend Your Disbelief?)

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
William Bradley

This episode was disappointing to me, in that it demanded such a suspension of disbelief, with very intelligent and sophisticated characters behaving in remarkably boneheaded ways. And it had a major soap opera cliche employed in striking fashion.

John Lennon in New York

Stewart Nusbaumer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Stewart Nusbaumer

For nearly a decade, Lennon embraced the gritty, violent, yet dynamic and creative city. "New York is the greatest place on the planet," Lennon would say.

Dog Ears Music: Born in October Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week we feature music by Paul Simon, Gwen Stefani, Sting, Hall & Oates, John Lennon, and more.

Beyond Dirty Dancing & Semisonic: Conversations with Dan Wilson and Franke Previte

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Free Central Park Screening Of LENNONYC Film

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Celebrate what would have been John Lennon's 70th birthday on October 9th with a free screening of the new American Masters film "LENNONYC." "New Yor...

POLL: Which Is Your Favorite John Lennon Cover?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

For its November issue, the British music magazine Q published four different covers to mark what would have been John Lennon's 70th birthday. Below, ...

Lennon Movie 'Nowhere Boy' Premieres In New York, Yoko Comes (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

'Nowhere Boy,' the film about John Lennon's youth, finally premiered in New York Tuesday night. The film's director, Sam Taylor-Wood, and stars Aar...

UP FOR AUCTION: Liebovitz Portrait Of John & Yoko

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A photo that Annie Leibovitz took of John Lennon shortly before he was killed is going up for auction in New York City. The photo wa...

STREET ART: Wooster Collective History Of Outlaw Art, Book Review

Cool Hunting | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Books on street art are as common as taggers who think they're going to be the next Banksy. So when we heard the elusive artist himself wrote the intr...

Imagine: Nowhere Boy Grounds the Mythic John Lennon

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Nowhere Boy is the story of a young man whose life is a rage against adversity and a sad childhood full of loss and identity issues.

Where Brando Meets Buffett

themillions.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

There is something about celebrity novels that seems intrinsically against nature, like cats playing the piano. Celebrities are perfect the way they ...

Mods & Rockers Film Festival XI: Murray Lerner Love Fest

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Gregory Weinkauf

The grand finale of L.A.'s eleventh annual Mods & Rockers Film Festival on Sunday night featured a triple-feature treasure trove of concert films.

Dad Takes Me To See The Beatles - August 29th, 1964

Binky Philips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips



The sound of the screaming audience was beyond anything I'd ever experienced. It was a high-pitched white noise that shut out the entire world. The stadium became an alien place.

How Will We Remember Ground Zero? Strawberry Fields Shows the Vital Importance of Good Design

Paul Gunther | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Paul Gunther

At its quarter century mark in 2036, will the World Trade Center Memorial still have an audience beyond descendant survivors and first-time tourists?

Mark David Chapman, John Lennon's Killer, Parole Hearing Postponed

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The parole hearing for John Lennon's killer has been postponed for a month. Mark David Chapman was scheduled to be interviewed ...

Mark David Chapman, John Lennon's Killer, Up For Parole Again

AP | CAROLYN THOMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

BUFFALO, N.Y. — John Lennon's killer will seek his freedom this week for a sixth time. A parole hearing for Mark David Chapman, 55, is schedule...