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Ron Paul 2012: Will He Run For President? (PREDICT)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Will Ron Paul run for president in 2012? Predict it below! Think you predicted correctly? Make predictions for other potential contenders he...

Michele Bachmann 2012: Will She Run For President? (PREDICT)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Will Michele Bachmann run for president in 2012? Predict it below! Think you predicted correctly? Make predictions for other potential conte...

Gary Johnson 2012: Will He Run For President? (PREDICT)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Will Gary Johnson run for president in 2012? Predict it below! Think you predicted correctly? Make predictions for other potential contender...

Herman Cain 2012: Will He Run For President? (PREDICT)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Will Herman Cain run for president in 2012? Predict it below! Think you predicted correctly? Make predictions for other potential contenders...

'Newt Exploratory 2012' Launches Amid Talk Of Potential Contender's Presidential Ambitions

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich filed paperwork to form "Newt Exploratory 2012" with the Internal Revenue Service on Friday, CNN reports. Shortly...

Who Will Replace Galliano At Dior?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The style question on everyone's minds is who will be John Galliano's replacement at Dior. Women's Wear Daily named three candidates -- rising talent ...

CBS: 'Two And A Half Men' Production ENDED For The Season

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

UPDATE: Sheen has responded in a letter to TMZ, which reads in part: "What does this say about Haim Levine [Chuck Lorre] after he tried to use his wo...

Next Week's Apple Event Gets Official

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Well, it's official: Apple has just sent out invitations to a press event being held March 2 in San Francisco. "Come see what 2011 will be the year...

Will Apple Unveil The iPad 2 On March 2?

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Hold on to your hats, because the iPad 2 may be swooping in fast. Kara Swisher of All Things D reports that Apple will hold a special event on Wed...

Chicago Election Live Blog: The Word Of The Day Is 'Runoff'

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel was elected mayor of Chicago on Tuesday, easily overwhelming five rivals to take the helm of...

White House Aides In Chicago Knocking On Doors For Rahm

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Tuesday is election day in Chicago, and there was no rest for the mayoral candidates over the weekend. Though former White House Chief of Staff Rahm E...

Where Will Melo Play After The Trade Deadline?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The Carmelo Anthony trade talks are getting out of control. The NBA All-Star weekend was dominated by discussions about where the NBA star will land...

Starving For A Royal Wedding Invite

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Some people will really do anything to get an invite to the upcoming royal wedding. Estibalis Chavez, a 19-year-old Mexican girl, has taken to the st...

Sarah Palin Signals Stance On Birthers, Explains 'Death Panels' Charge

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin says she is still thinking about running for president in 2012, but has not made up her mind. In an hour-long interview in front of a N...

John Edwards Indictment Could Reportedly Be Days Away

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A week after John Edwards was called to testify on a sex tape supposedly depicting him involved in a sexual act with former campaign videographer and ...

Egypt, Black Swans and the Bed of Procrustes

Carlo Strenger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Carlo Strenger

Americans pay $80 billion a year for intelligence agencies. But why does society pay analysts phenomenal sums of money for systematically failing to predict the events that impact our lives most deeply?

Hundreds Of Thousands Of Protesters March In Iran

AP/The Huffington Post | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- Clashes between Iranian police and hundreds of thousands of protesters wracked central Tehran on Monday as security forces beat and fi...

Will Cee Lo Win The Grammy For Best Song?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Either way, someone will be saying the name of the song tonight. Cee Lo Green is nominated for Song of The Year for his ubiquitous tune "F**k You," o...

Will Eminem Win The Grammy For Album Of The Year?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Eminem is up for a field-leading ten Grammy Awards, all thanks to the amazing work on his album "Recovery." So, it only makes sense that the album as...

Will Jay-Z And Alicia Keys Win The Grammy For Record Of The Year?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

If you haven't heard this song, you certainly haven't been in New York the last few years. Or, more realistically, awake in any part of the English-sp...

Will Justin Bieber Win The Grammy For Best New Artist?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Did Grammy voters catch Bieber fever? The 16-year old popstar is looking to complete a dream weekend -- having seen his biography/concert movie "Just...

CPAC Poll: Results To Elevate One Conservative Ahead For 2012 (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Alyson Krueger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Conservative Political Action Conference straw poll has become a widely-anticipated element of the event held each year. Fifteen big conservat...

iPad 3 To Be Apple's 'Surprise' Release This Fall: REPORT

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The iPad 2 is (presumably) still months away, and already tech blogs are buzzing about the iPad 3. According to TechCrunch and Daring Fireball, Apple...

UNC Chancellor Slams Duke, Duke Asks: Why Does Everyone Hate Us?

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It's a heated, age-old rivalry that even has its own Wikipedia page: UNC-Chapel Hill vs. Duke. Tonight, they square off in their first basketball game...

CBS Offers Couric A New Deal

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CBS has asked Katie Couric to remain as the anchor of the "CBS Evening News" through the 2012 elections, The Daily Beast's Howard Kurtz reports. Ku...