David Canary, veteran TV actor who starred on ABC’s All My Children for 26 years, died on November 16 of natural causes. He was 77. Canary was born in Indiana, but grew up and went to college in Ohio, attending the University Of Cincinnati on a football scholarship. Show More Summary
Cynthia Robinson, who co-founded Sly and the Family Stone and was the group's trumpeter, died Monday after battling cancer, according to a post on her Facebook page. She was 69. Born in Sacramento, Calif., Robinson's first taste of music came through playing in her high school marching band and... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Sly and the Family Stone
Eileen Mary Quinn, 98, a life-long Chicagoan, avid White Sox fan and the mother of former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, died early Saturday morning in her sleep, according to relatives. Eileen Quinn, born Oct. 18, 1917, passed away shortly before 6 a.m. in her sleep at her River Forest home, said one...
James Prideaux, who went from short-story writer to penning Broadway plays and TV movies, has died. He was 87. The WGA said he died Wednesday at West Hills (CA) Medical Center after a major stroke. Born on August 29, 1927, in Indiana,...Show More Summary
A horrific murder case involving the deaths of a mother and her 8-month-old unborn son is playing out in Rhode Island this week. Police arrested and charged Born Smith with beating Aliss Collins to death, killing her unborn child and then setting her apartment on fire on Wednesday, according to the Providence Journal. Police are […]
P.F. Sloan, who wrote Barry McGuire’s ‘Eve of Destruction’, has died of pancreatic cancer at 70. Born Philip Schlein, he also composed the hook to ‘California Dreamin’ and ‘Secret Agent Man’ for Jonny Rivers.But Eve of Destruction, with its Dylanesque foreboding, has never lost relevance in half a century.
We live our days within a culture of trauma. Its destructive nature wounds deeply, leaving us to struggle generation to generation. — Born into this Walking and living through this Dying because of this Muted because of this Castrated...Show More Summary
John Ellis, who died on Monday aged 70, was first-choice oboe in the sudio orchestras under such condutor-composers as John Williams and Jerry Goldsmith. Los Angeles born, he moved to North Carolina and taught at UNCSA for 26 years which continuing to play with the Winston Salem Symphony. But he kept getting called back to play […]
The annals of history are littered with fashion trends that were born, lived and died without anyone ever mourning their passing. Backwards jeans a la Kris Kross come to mind. Some fashion trends just seem to manifest out of nowhere and can be easily filed in fashion's WTF drawer. Show More Summary
Acclaimed international designer Konstantin Grcic (born 1965 in Munich, where he now lives) is kicking off a new exhibition format at Die Neue Sammlung: From 2015 onwards, each year leading figures in design will be invited to devise a characteristic and site-specific presentation for the special architecture of the Paternoster Hall. Show More Summary
With so many businesses being born each year and even more dying, partnerships between big brands and young startups may be the key to survival.
Gunnar Hansen, the actor behind the terrifying mask in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, has died at 68. Born in Reykjavík, Iceland, Hansen moved to the United States during childhood and …Read More
According to a Facebook post (via The Hollywood Reporter), car designer George Barris—the man behind the iconic Batmobile from the ‘60s Batman show—has died. He was 89. Barris was born in Chicago in 1925, and he was sent to live with his uncle in California at the age of three when his mother died. Show More Summary
Must-Read: : [Our Big Series On Inequality](http://equitablegrowth.org/?p=15496): "Bob Dylan's line that 'he who is not busy being born is busy dying'... >... [we] need to constantly reinvent, experiment and never settle into the comfort of the deathly hand of the past. Show More Summary
You know what's 'chilling'? Being born prematurely, kept out of an incubator, and then abandoned in a cold utility closet.
Vince Staples is 22 years old. He was born in 1993. When Illmatic and Ready To Die came out, he was a baby. Staples made one of the best rap albums of the year, by any metric. He put it together with No I.D., a producer who was making classic music when Staples was barely […]
There's still a lot I don't understand about Revolutionary Girl Utena. One: For such a populated school, the teachers sure don't seem to be doing anything. Two: Why is Utena's boy's uniform different from literally every other male student's?...Show More Summary
Die to your old lower self. Be born into a newer life in the spirit. Sever once for all... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
ONE OF THE THINGS THAT ANNOYS ABOUT LAMENTS OVER EXTINCTIONS: Is the lack of understanding that they always went on, before humans. That species dying and being born is just what happens. (The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo used to drive me nuts with a graveyard of extinct species which included the T-Rex, and a mirror with […]
Earlier this month, Texas Right to Life relayed the story of baby Abigail Jones. Abigail was born with Down syndrome and a tumor doctors thought would claim her young Life. The Joneses started a blog to share their journey with Abigail, who was believed to be dying. In mid-September, Abigail’s mother, Erika, penned the following […]