In Memoriam

Those who have passed.

Film Critic Roger Ebert Dies At 70

Funeral services for Roger Ebert will be held Monday, April 8, in Chicago at Holy Name Cathedral, beginning at 10 a.m. Friends and fans are welcome, but seating at the church is limited. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to The Ebert Foundation, a nonprofit organization supporting arts and education programs. Donations […]

Planning To Go Buckwild? You Might End Up Dead

“Buckwild” star Shain Gandee 21 was found dead, along with two other bodies, in a Ford Bronco at the end of a long dirt road. Kanawha County Commission Cpl. B.D. Humphreys said the body of Shain’s uncle, David Gandee, 48, was also in the vehicle. The third body was not identified. The MTV reality star […]

Great British Actor Richard Griffiths Dies at 65 following Heart Surgery

When an Actor from one of your beloved television programs, films or stage presentations passes on, it seems very personal. After all, they have become part of the family. One of our family, the British actor Richard Griffiths, who starred in the Harry Potter films and the cult hit Withnail and I, has died at […]

Michelle Shocked’s Career Dead at 51

Scientists say the universe is made up of Protons, Neutrons and Electrons. They forgot to mention Morons. Meet the Moron: 80/90’s now-washed-up folk singer Michelle Shocked who is retiring from the music business to become a full time hate monger. The 51-year-old former singer whose road to failure is the path of least persistence now […]

The Venezuela King is Dead, President Hugo Chávez,was 58

CARACAS, Venezuela — President Hugo Chávez of Venezuela died Tuesday afternoon after a long battle with cancer, the government announced, leaving behind a bitterly divided nation in the grip of a political crisis. His departure from a country he dominated for 14 years casts into doubt the future of his socialist revolution. It alters the […]

In Memory Of Americas First Working Mom, ‘Bonnie Franklin’

Award Nominated Actress Bonnie Franklin lost her battle with pancreatic cancer Friday. She was 69. Franklin a native of Beverly Hills graduated from Beverly Hills High and was soon off to Smith with the blessing of her parents Claire (née Hersch) and Samuel Benjamin Franklin, an prominent California investment banker. Franklin also attended Amherst College […]