Obituaries

Macho Man Randy Savage Dies in Car Crash!

May 20, 2011
Macho Man Randy Savage Dies in Car Crash!

Today is a sad day for old school wrestling fans, as one of the sports biggest and most beloved stars, Randy “Macho Man” Savage passed away today in Largo, FL after being involved in a fatal car accident. Snapping into a Slim Jim will never be the same! Oh nooo! According to reports, Macho...
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Jack LaLanne, Fitness Guru Loses Fight With Pneumonia, Dies at 96

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January 23, 2011
Jack LaLanne, Fitness Guru Loses Fight With Pneumonia, Dies at 96

Jack LaLanne, considered by many to be the original ‘Fitness Guru’ has died at 96 after battling pneumonia. His wife told reporters that he passed ‘peacefully and in no distress.’ In passing, LaLanne will leave behind quite a legacy. Rather than keep his strongly held convictions about health and fitness to himself, he literally...
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Michael Jackson Autopsy Show Postponed Indefinitely

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December 31, 2010

For those of you waiting to see the Michael Jackson Autopsy television show set to air in Europe in January, it has been postponed indefinitely! Find out why here. I don’t know who would want to watch a show about an autopsy – okay I guess if I flipped though and saw it, it...
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Edward Kean “Howdy Doody Show” Writer Dies at 85

August 24, 2010

Legendary television writer Edward Kean has passed away at the age of 85 according to statements made by a close family source. Most famous for his work on the “Howdy Doody Show”, television has lost one of its great minds. For more information on the death of Edward Kean and “Howdy Doody Show” video,...
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Former Senator Ted Stevens of Alaska Dies Following Plane Crash

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August 10, 2010
Former Senator Ted Stevens of Alaska Dies Following Plane Crash

Former senator Ted Stevens of Alaska, one of the nation’s longest-serving Congressmen, has died following a plane crash in his home state on Monday, August 9, 2010. Stevens was traveling in a single-engine otter plane with eight other people to go on a fishing trip at a remote lodge in Alaska, when their plane...
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Britney Spears Dead or Alive?

June 28, 2010
Britney Spears Dead or Alive?

Is Britney Spears dead or alive? True or false? Rumors of the starlet’s death began surfacing on Monday June 28th, 2010. Stories that she crashed into a pretzel van, Justin Timberlake was driving, or that maybe she had an overdose were enough to put our crack reporter (me) on the news story. Full update...
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‘Golden Girls’ Rue McClanahan Dead at 76

June 3, 2010

Everyone’s favorite Golden Girl, Rue McClanahan aka Blanche Devereaux, has died of a stroke at 76. She has been having health problems for several months now according to close friends, but was expected to be doing much better. For more information on her death as well as reactions from friends and family, keep reading.
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Andrew Koppel is Ted Koppel’s Son

June 1, 2010

Meet Andrew Koppel, who happens to be the son of famous television personality Ted Koppel. Read his biography, and see photos and a video here. Our hearts go out to the entire Koppel family. Andrew Koppel apparently passed from alcohol poisoning late on May 31st. He had been drinking with friends in New York...
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Eva Markvoort: Blog Chronicled Cystic Fibrosis Battle

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April 27, 2010
Eva Markvoort: Blog Chronicled Cystic Fibrosis Battle

Eva Markvoort documented her struggle with Cystic Fibrosis until the very end on her blog “65 Red Roses.” She left us last month, but her courage and spirit are eternal. The overall impact of social media on our culture has yet to be seen. It remains in flux, like a giant coin tossed into...
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Jaime Escalante: Real Life ‘Stand And Deliver’ Educator

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March 31, 2010
Jaime Escalante: Real Life ‘Stand And Deliver’ Educator

Jaime Escalante, the real life inspiration behind the movie ‘Stand And Deliver’ has died at age 79. Read more about Jaime Escalante here. The man who made a name for himself by proving that at risk teens can perform as well, if not better than their more fortunate peers has passed away this week....
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