Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Fred Lee via Getty Images
Kirstie Alley Gets Ice Cold Clapback From Olympic Curlers Over 'Boring' Jibe
"Kirstie Alley just became a burned stone here."
illustration: Gabriela Landazuri/HuffPost Images: Peter Gallant/Facebook
South Korea's Women Curlers Have Nicknames Like Pancake, Steak And Yogurt
And now we want breakfast.
Maddie Meyer via Getty Images
Every Curling Stone Ever Used In The Olympics Has Come From One Tiny Island
By Tanya Ray Fox, Yahoo! Sports
"Paddy's milestone" has provided the stones for every single competition at the Olympic Winter Games.
Cathal McNaughton / Reuters
Baby Watching Her Olympian Dad Compete On TV Will Give You Gold Medal Feels
She's got her cute mojo working for Canada's Winter Olympics curling team.
Ronald Martinez via Getty Images
Olympic Curler Matt Hamilton Has A Super Doppelgänger
Inside Edition via Matt Hamilton
Brother And Sister Curling Team Hope To Sweep Their Way To Olympic Gold
Matt and Becca Hamilton say curling is a mix of shuffleboard, chess, bowling and Swiffering your floor.
‘Wild Boar Curling’ Rescues Stranded Wild Boars From Frozen Lake
Get this pig in a blanket!
Olympic Curler Brad Gushue Makes Impossibly 'Epic' 'Shot Of The Year'
The Newfoundland curler, who notched a gold medal for Canada at the 2006 Winter Olympics, made an impossibly impressive shot
STYLE & BEAUTY
How to Curl Your Hair With a Flat Iron
Mental health and style writer and blogger & licensed cosmetol...
Learning how to curl with a flat iron can be tricky though and does take time to get used to. It's a technique that most need to practice to get right. In this post, I will show you how to do it and give you some tricks and tips along the way!
Writers and Olympians -- Cut From the Same Crazy Cloth
How many rejection letters can one person take? They are our version of the torn Achilles before the big game, the participation medals and last place finishes. But still, like that flying tomato boy, we go on.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Rinkside With Cheryl Bernard
Joan Kelley Weisshaar Walker
Former Model, Avid Fashionista and World Vision Ambassador
J: Where do you keep your Olympic medal? C: It's twofold. I love this city -- born and raised in Alberta and I've been in
5 Ways to Beat the Post-Super-Bowl Blues
If you're wondering how you are going to survive until the new football season, here are five ways to beat the post-Super-Bowl blues.
From Tonsil Hockey to the Cryathalon: Olympic Sports We'd Much Rather Watch
Watchers of good TV
Here at Hulu, we actually prefer our sports to be of the imaginary sort, turning our favorite shows and characters into legitimate athletes and pitting them against each other in battles of skill, grace and screaming matches.
13 Sports Facts That Even The Most Hardcore Fans Don't Know
8. Olympic gold medals are actually made of silver. 4. Despite running about three hours, actual playing time in a Major
A Lesson on Why Curling Is Relevant to Startups
It's Winter Olympics time. I often flip past a channel that is showing the sport of curling, and curling is a beautiful analogy for startups -- or more pointedly, for the team that must surround a founder.
Munich Airport's Christmas Market
Lifestyle & Travel Blogger
When sampling the mulled wine, try the Bavarian gluhwein or Swedish glogg.
TV & FILM
Men With Brooms
: Requiem for an Obscure Canadian Sitcom
Journalist and freelance writer
Men With Brooms
was a sweet little sitcom about a group of friends who hang out in a bar and form a curling team. You know curling, that sport we try to care about during the Winter Olympics.
Sports Are Fun, Testing Not So Much.
Michael N. Smith
School Superintendent and PrincipalsPage.com Blogger
People will always be more passionate about their kids (or neighbors) playing a game than they will about test scores. It's just more fun.
Olympics Obsessed? You're Not Alone
Writer and Editor
The Olympics have been front-page news in Vancouver for seven years, so returning to the real world comes as a pretty big shock. There are people who -- gasp -- don't care about the Olympics?
A Final Comment on the Olympics
I watched curling for two weeks. And I still have no idea what they were doing. During the entire two weeks, I learned virtually nothing more about curling than I already knew.
7 Reasons Why Curling Is Not A Sport (With Photo Evidence)
Curling Cuties! 15 Irresistible Vancouver Olympics Curlers (PHOTOS)
Curling has taken its fair share of criticism over the years, but it has also become a popular Winter Olympics sport. According
Wii Curling Game (VIDEO): Play Winter Olympic Sports On Your Wii
However, according to Christian Science Monitor and GameSpot, Deca Sports' Wii curling game is 'is apparently not a good
U.S. Curling Team Sponsored By 'Hurry Hard' Condoms, Laphroaig Whiskey
The U.S. Curling Team is co-sponsored by the "Hurry Hard" Condom. Yes, you read that right. The "Hurry Hard" Condom, named
Curling Events Become Interesting During the Olympics
National Sports Examiner at Examiner.com
Curling rules have always eluded me and the action, when compared to moguls skiing or short tracking speed skating, was glacial at best.
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site