| Jan 29, 2012
The ancient story of Samson and Delilah shows how important a man's hairstyle can be. The tale has inspired sculptors, composers and screenwriters, and Samson's long locks are part of a long list of classic men's hairstyles. What follows is a look at...
| Nov 7, 2010
30,000 BC: Stone Age man begins using sharpened flint and seashells to scrape the hair from his body, inventing the morning shave.
1150 BC: Biblical hero Samson, whose feats of strength allegedly included slaying an entire army with the jawbone of an...
| Mar 2, 2012
Andrew Breitbart, the pugnacious, conservative Internet entrepreneur who took on the left and what he called the "media bully cabal" with a series of exposes that were explosive and sometimes flawed, died early Thursday after collapsing near his home in...
| Jul 24, 2011
British singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse was a phenomenon: a Jewish girl from a London suburb with a retro beehive, a devil-may-care attitude and a voice that channeled Aretha Franklin and Ruth Brown. Music industry figures on both sides of the Atlantic...
| Jul 23, 2011
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Amy Winehouse, who was found dead Saturday at her home in London, left behind a small body of celebrated work and immeasurable unfulfilled promise. She was 27.
Authorities were investigating the cause of the British singer’s death. But, sadly, it...
| Apr 10, 2011
Revolutions are still televised, but they get Tumblr'd, tweeted and YouTubed ﬁrst. This one started last summer when music micro-bloggers began deifying a pack of nine skateboarding, freewheeling teenaged rap vandals from Los Angeles. Full name:...
| Jul 9, 2011
Of all the singers to hit the pop music scene in the past 25 years, k.d. lang continues to stand out.
There's the timbre of her voice, a sound remarkably dark and rich and deep. Then there's the technique, with its unfailing intonation and evenness of...
| Dec 14, 2011
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Ahh awkward work holiday parties. It's that time of year. When you're standing around drinking cheap champagne and eating finger foods, talking to coworkers, it can be awkward. You don't want to talk about work, because well, it's the holidays and then...
| Feb 12, 2012
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As I read all the articulate appreciations of Whitney Houston, who died on Saturday at the still-too-tender age of 48, I realized it's not words that best express my reaction. What kept crossing my mind, at work on Saturday night at the Amway Center,...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 4:33 PM
The BBC is trying to build a presence in the United States. Oprah Winfrey gets in trouble with Nielsen. Jeremy Lin lifts Knicks but can he broker peace between two media giants?...
| Feb 20, 2012
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It isn't just Presidents' Day. Feb. 20, 2012 is also noteworthy for being the 50th anniversary of John Glenn's historic spin around the planet as the first American to orbit the earth in 1962 and more......