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To Be or Not to Be

Daily Meditation: To Be Or Not To Be

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.12.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

'To Be Or Not To Be': That Was Our Poll Question

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.23.2014 | Books

William Shakespeare would have turned 450 on Wednesday. In honor of his birthday, a HuffPost/YouGov poll posed some of his most memorable questions to...

Human Smoke and Nazis: The Good, the Bad and the Annoying

Tom Alderman | Posted 04.20.2014 | Books
Tom Alderman

Human Smoke is chock-full of small, often powerful but unrelated scenes. What you get is a Jackson Pollack painting in audio: a lot of vivid colors and absolutely no shape to any of it. It's a helter-skelter of disjointed events and it's up to us to connect the dots.

WATCH: Mel Brooks Says Adorable Things About His Late Wife

Posted 04.29.2013 | Comedy

Mel Brooks really misses his late wife, Anne Bancroft. In a taping of "SiriusXM's Town Hall with Mel Brooks," the legendary comedy writer, director...

Turning Shakespeare Up to 11: New York Shakespeare Exchange's Island; Or to Be or Not to Be

Bess Rowen | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts
Bess Rowen

Any play that portrays a group of Shakespeare characters onstage together and has a Spinal Tap reference appeals to many of my nerdy sides at once.

Shakespeare's Birthday: 7 Of The Most Famous Shakespeare Quotes (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Shakespeare's birthday is being celebrated today around the world, though no one knows for sure the date that the bard was born. By many accounts, how...

"Beware The Ides Of March" And Other Famous Shakespearean Quotes (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"Beware the ides of March," a soothsayer tells Caesar in Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." The Ides of March, which takes place on March 15, is known as ...

2,000+ Words for the 2,000 Year Old Man: Mel Brooks Is Saluted by the Academy

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Cloris Leachman aptly put it, "There is much that is serious about Mel Brooks. Inside that rapid-fire humor machine is a man with deep emotions, with a great capacity to care, and to love."