There was an obituary in the Times today for Neil Hope, the actor who played the sometimes homeless alcoholic character Wheels on the low-tech, every-episode-a-special-episode 80s Degrassi series.
R.I.P. A great journalist, and having been hospitalized for asthma attacks more than once…this really hits home. …as Mizner notes, his final piece on the post-Gadaffi chaos in Libya was ty
According to twitter, Whitney Houston has died. Also according to AP, which means that it may actually be true. Regarding the media circus which shall ensue within the next hours, I’ll simpl
I assume Paul will have more. ESPN has a front page article arguing that his “legacy outweighs the scandal.” I believe this is the more plausible account: I know that child assault comment
Last year was a tough year for my Death List. Only Andy Rooney died. I’ve replaced him with Phyllis Diller. The rest are the same: 1. Bhumibol Adulyadej, King of Thailand 2. Mike Wallace 3. Marg
There’s been a lot of interesting stuff written in the wake of Christopher Hitchens’s passing, with a lot more uninteresting stuff summarized by this Neal Pollock satire. Since I agree wit
R.I.P. Many more tributes here.
R.I.P. The recent HBO documentary about him was outstanding.