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10 Great Christmas Albums to Help You Shake the Police State Blues

John W. Whitehead | Posted 02.11.2013 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

After endless months of being mired in gloom and doom, we now find ourselves just a few weeks away from Christmas, struggling to latch onto that spirit of joy, excitement, innocence, magic and hope we had as children.

Dreamers Abound -- Despite the Odds

Nancy Cohen-koan | Posted 02.09.2013 | Arts
Nancy Cohen-koan

Having been working on a film about Mr. Lennon for a few years, I've discovered how deeply imbedded he is in the consciousness of so many. It's 32 years since Mr. Lennon was shot, and the song "Imagine" resonates as much now as when it was written.

The Fifth Beatle? Here's a Top 10!

Mark Juddery | Posted 02.04.2013 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

Currently a movie is in pre-production called The Fifth Beatle. It's a familiar phrase, which is generally used to describe... well, just about anyone.

John Lennon's Letter Headed To The Auction Block

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 01.28.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — An upcoming auction of over 300 historical documents includes rare letters written by Vincent van Gogh, George Washington, John Lenno...

Chaplin's 'Tramp' Hat Sells For A High Price

AP | Posted 01.19.2013 | Money

LOS ANGELES — The bowler hat and cane that accented Charlie Chaplin's costume in "Little Tramp" has sold for $62,500 at an auction in Los Angele...

PHOTOS: John Lennon's Almería

Shawn Moksvold | Posted 01.18.2013 | Travel
Shawn Moksvold

Whatever his frame of mind, it is here where an unwinding Lennon played a nylon stringed Spanish guitar to a tape machine, and "Strawberry Fields Forever" began to take form.

Remember When M-K & A Dressed Alike?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 11.06.2012 | Style

Double the cuteness!

Paul McCartney Doesn't Blame Yoko For Beatles Breakup

Posted 10.28.2012 | Entertainment

Yoko Ono has long been targeted as a scapegoat to lay blame for the breakup of The Beatles, but Paul McCartney is saying she wasn't the cause. "Sh...

What Would John Lennon Think?

Melissa Webster | Posted 12.15.2012 | Entertainment
Melissa Webster

Would he secretly embrace digital technology while publicly spurning anything short of vinyl records as a bastardization of music? Or, would he publicly welcome the changes and call it evolution for music and artists?

John Lennon: The Last Great Anti-War Activist

John W. Whitehead | Posted 12.15.2012 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

Right up until his death on December 8, 1980, at the hands of an assassin, Lennon remained true to the anti-war activism that had shaped much of his life. The same, unfortunately, cannot be said for the nation he came to call home.

Happy Birthday, John Lennon

Graham Milne | Posted 12.10.2012 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

The main reason John Lennon doesn't turn up in the pages of the Enquirer having just been spotted at a supermarket, is that in his message -- one of a lasting hope for peace -- there is nothing to mock.

5 Ways To Spread Peace On John Lennon's Birthday

Posted 10.09.2012 | Impact

On his birthday, may John Lennon's message of peace reverberate louder than the sounds of bullets down the block or other acts of hatred around the wo...

Yoko Ono Celebrates John Lennon's Birthday Today By Awarding Lennon Ono Grants for Peace in Reykjavik

Elizabeth Thorp | Posted 12.09.2012 | Impact
Elizabeth Thorp

I asked Yoko Ono -- who at 79 is as youthful, energetic and beautiful as ever -- how she picks the recipients, is there a committee or board? "No, I feel it in here," she said pointing to her heart, "It comes from the heart."

Happy Birthday, John Lennon!

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.09.2012 | Entertainment

October 9th is a big day for one of the first families of music. Not only is it the 37th birthday of John and Yoko's only son, Sean Lennon, John Lenno...

John Lennon's Angry Letters

Posted 10.09.2012 | Entertainment

John Lennon may have penned peace-loving classics like "Imagine," but he wasn't always the conciliatory type. In a number of letters excerpted by ...

'Love Me Do' Turns 50

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 10.05.2012 | Entertainment

The Beatles' "Love Me Do" was released 50 years ago, on Oct. 5, 1962. As NME notes, "Love Me Do" was Recorded on Sept. 4 of that year and would eve...

Dog Ears Music: Born in October Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 12.05.2012 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by Cliff Richard, Thelonius Monk, Matthew Sweet, John Lennon, Zoot Sims, Mahalia Jackson and more.

John Lennon Drew?!

AP | Posted 12.01.2012 | Arts

NEW YORK — Fans can see another artistic side of John Lennon in New York City this week. An exhibition will feature 100 drawings and sketches b...

PHOTOS: Rare Images Of The Beatles

Posted 09.29.2012 | Entertainment

John Lennon famously said he felt the Beatles were "more popular than Jesus," and though he would have to apologize and weather severe criticism for h...

Your Start-Up Life: Why Diversity and Freedom Are Good For Business

Rana Florida | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

Frank Toskan tends to shy away from the media and rarely boasts about his success, even though he was responsible for opening some 300 MAC Cosmetics stores worldwide in just 15 years. This is the first in-person interview he's granted in more than 15 years.

PHOTOS: Intimate Portraits From The Beatles' Early Years

Hank Bordowitz | Posted 11.25.2012 | Fifty
Hank Bordowitz

Robert Whitaker had the good fortune to be the Beatle's "official photographer" throughout their recording career. His famous shots are part of a hefty new book of photos, "With The Beatles."

Republican Compares Self To Freud, John Lennon

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 09.17.2012 | Politics

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, the celebrity New Jersey rabbi running for Congress, released a new ad Monday that highlights his beard as a reason to vote for...

Dog Ears Music: Working Class Hero Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 10.31.2012 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by John Lennon, Louis Armstrong, The Avett Brothers, Elvis Costello, The Black Eyed Peas and more.

Lennon's Killer Would 'Probably Stay' In Prison Even If Granted Parole

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.30.2012 | Crime

Mark David Chapman, the man locked up for shooting John Lennon, would "probably stay right where I'm at" even if he were released on parole, ABC News ...

Nowhere Man Going Nowhere

AP | MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 10.23.2012 | Crime

ALBANY, N.Y. — John Lennon's killer was denied release from prison in his seventh appearance before a parole board, New York corrections officia...