Gary Kwok, whose father, Wai Kuen Kwok, was killed when he was pushed off a Bronx subway platform into the path of an oncoming subway train on Nov. 16, led a funeral procession for him on Mulberry Street in Chinatown in Manhattan on Sunday.
Jennifer Gable, an Idaho transgender woman who died of a brain aneurysm in October, was presented at an open casket by her family as a man.
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A couple days ago, you might've come across this video of a guy on a bike doing an awesome loop-the-loop for a slightly cringe-worthy promo for Microsoft's Cortana. BUt before he was shilling for #Brands, Danny Macaskill was making far better videos with his friends, and setting them to Band of Horses' breakthrough single, The Funeral. Read more...
Friends of a transgender woman who died suddenly in October were shocked to see their friend presented as a man in an open casket during her funeral service reports The Miami Herald. Jennifer Gable, born Geoff Gable, died suddenly o...
If you're in any contest at all where you can win or lose, try to win. - Mike Nichols Terry Teachout remembers the great comedian/director and includes a clip of The $65 Funeral comedy skit with Elaine May.
On Oct. 9, Jennifer Gable reportedly died of a sudden death at the youthful age of 32. According to The Miami Herald, Gable who lived as a transgender woman, suffered an aneurysm at Wells Fargo where she worked as a customer service coordinator. Show More Summary
Reviewed by Patrick Naugle Quote: "After the second episode I was ready to turn my DVD player into a boat and give this series an electronic Viking funeral."
By Susan Guyett FISHERS Ind. (Reuters) - Muslims in Indiana held a funeral service on Friday for Abdul- Rahman Kassig, formerly known as Peter, who was beheaded by Islamic State militants in Syria after being held captive for a year....Show More Summary
Baby Boomers in the UK play “Always Look on the Bright Side of Life” more than any other track
CMT's Party Down South 2 premiered last night with a hot new bunch of burgeoning alcoholics, and things quickly went from harmless fun to potential funeral when new cast member Karynda passed out drunk in the pool. Read more...
The ongoing “Monty Python vs. God” debate has taken a new turn as The Independent reports that “Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life,” the Eric Idle-penned ode to life being a joke and death an even bigger joke, is now the most popular song played at funerals in the U.K. Show More Summary
Diem Brown’s funeral tribute video was released online on Thursday. The video, which was proceeded with the message, “This is the story of Diem and the beautiful life she lived,” featured several photos and video clips of Brown and her friends and family. Show More Summary
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As he was being lowered into the ground and placed next to family members that I didn’t know, I laughed.
Today's date is November 21, 2014. Illustrating Peggy Noonan's newspaper column today is a photo of Ronald Reagan's funeral. Ronald.. sweet Ronald... Peggy hath not forgotten you. Read more...
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Metropolitan Diary: A Los Angeles resident found it odd that his city is cheaper to live in but more costly to die in than New York.
Diem Brown lost her long battle with cancer on Nov. 14 just months after being diagnosed with cancer for a third time. The 34-year-old was celebrated by family and friends at a funeral in NYC on Tuesday. At the service, her loved ones shared a special video remembering Diem. Show More Summary
Jaylen Fryberg, 15, texted relatives about his funeral before opening fire in his high school cafeteria, killing five, court docs indicate