The United States shipped hundreds of millions of dollars in weapons to Saudi Arabia just weeks prior to the Saudi-led coalition’s funeral bombing in Sanaa, Yemen, according to a new analysis of U.S. government data conducted by Shadowproof. Show More Summary
What’s coming to The CW the week of November 14? Wally has visions of being Kid Flash on THE FLASH, The Guardian steps up to help on SUPERGIRL, Rebecca tries to make amends with Valencia on CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND, Dolph Lundgren guest stars on ARROW and more. Monday, November 14 SUPERGIRL 2.06 “Changing”: The Guardian debuts to […]
The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Phaedra Parks was the latest RHOA cast member to co-host this week on The Real. Phaedra shared some insights into her experiences working in a funeral home, what’s new in her love life and more. Phaedra shared that Mr. Show More Summary
A South Central piñata shop, an old Korean brothel, a funeral home in Compton — what do these places have in common? They’ll all haunted. And WE tv is following the people who chase paranormal activity in such localesin and around Los Angeles with Ghosts in the Hood, a new docuseries launching January 5. Show More Summary
Drew Sharp, a longtime columnist for the Detroit-Free Press, died suddenly last week after attending Michigan State’s media day. His funeral was on Thursday, and Tom Izzo, one of the people that Sharp covered, spoke at his funeral. The coach’s words were touching and sincere and worth listening to:
The critically-acclaimed 2015 podcast is back, still following the life of struggling funeral director Rudyard Funn. Ideally with fewer murders this time.
Orchid gets namedropped a lot when people talk about these guys, so you know you're getting the aggressive, dissonant version of the genre that hit its peak in the late '90s / early '00s. Continue reading…
Participants of the mock funeral program write a testament, don a shroud, and climb in a coffin, which is then hammered shut for 10 long minutes.
Families who cannot afford to pay funeral parlour expenses to claim bodies of relatives watch them buried en masse.
Who would’ve guessed that members of Austin’s Latin funk projects Brownout and Grupo Fantasma would be responsible for one of most solid tributes to heavy metal legends Black Sabbath that has ever been made? After a handful of acclaimed...Show More Summary
I received the shocking and sad news that Jon Lebkowsky's 16-year-grandson Carson died suddenly this week. Jon was one of the early editors at bOING bOING (the zine) and a great supporter of Boing Boing on The Well. He is also one of the founders of EFF Austin and an all around activist for good. Show More Summary
People are dying for a ride in Ellena Funeral Car's Maserati Hearse: Multifunctional steering wheel - Dual-zone automatic climate control - Windshield wiper with rain sensor - Body in fiberglass - Hydraulic Alzabara - Interior lighting...Show More Summary
There is significant variation in how different cultures over time have dealt with the dead. Yet, at a very basic level, funerals in the Sonoran Desert thousands of years ago were similar to what they are today. Bodies of the deceased were buried respectfully, while families and mourners followed certain customs to honor lives lost.
image credit Mortician. It has a fancy, classical Latin feel to it. In 1895, when it was first proposed in the trade magazine The Embalmers' Monthly, members of the newly burgeoning funeral director profession thought so too.It was more...Show More Summary
An already sad occasion was rendered devastating early Saturday in Gastonia, NC, when a South Carolina woman in town for her sister-in-law's funeral was killed by gunfire that bombarded the home she was visiting, the Charlotte Observer reports. Jacobia English Lane had joined a gathering of friends and family members...
It sounds more the stuff of a soap opera than reality, but as an El Paso, Texas, courtroom has heard, it was very much the stuff of real life—and death. Samuel Velasco was last Monday convicted on three counts of conspiracy to commit murder in a foreign country: The...
A woman who was in town for her sister-in-law’s funeral was killed after a gunman fired more than a dozen bullets from a rifle.
A woman in Gastonia, North Carolina perished in a hail of bullets while staying over at her brother’s house to attend her sister-in-law’s funeral. WSOC-TV News said that Jacobia Lane died when an unknown assailant fired at least a dozen shots at her brother’s house at around...
Our friends at Guardian of Valor busted this fellow, George Andell III when someone saw him soaking in the accolades at a funeral wearing his vest; Yeah, no, he was an E-3 Fireman, Machinist Mate, June 1984 – April 1987.
The funeral of Anthony Foley who died in Paris has taken place in County Clare.