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Feb 28, 2015Sports
Anthony Mason, RIP: Knicks NBA Legend Passes Away at the Age of 48 [VIDEO]

Anthony Mason, RIP: Knicks NBA Legend Passes Away at the Age of 48 [VIDEO]

Anthony Mason helped to make the Knicks great in the mid-90s, and we’ve lost him way too soon after his...

Jul 29, 2014News
Louisville Cheerleader Found Dead In Apartment Complex

Louisville Cheerleader Found Dead In Apartment Complex

22-year-old student Danielle Cogswell, a former junior Olympian and Louisville Cardinals cheerleader, was found dead in the Cardinal Towne apartment...

Jun 3, 2014News
RIP Alexander Shulgin–The First Person To Actually Find “Molly”

RIP Alexander Shulgin–The First Person To Actually Find “Molly”

Renowned biochemist, pharmacologist, and psychopharmacologist Alexander Shulgin died “surrounded by friends and family” last night at the age of 88. ...

Feb 5, 2014Culture
Darryl Robinson: Celebrity Mixologist, RIP (And His Last Drink Recipe)

Darryl Robinson: Celebrity Mixologist, RIP (And His Last Drink Recipe)

We’re very sorry to be waking up to the news that celebrity mixologist Darryl Robinson was found dead this morning...

Dec 23, 2013News
The Man Who Invented the AK-47 Has Died

The Man Who Invented the AK-47 Has Died

The AK-47 is without a doubt the most widely used firearm in the world today. It’s the weapon of choice...

Nov 30, 2013Movies
Paul Walker, RIP: 2 Fast 2 Furious 2 F’n Bad

Paul Walker, RIP: 2 Fast 2 Furious 2 F’n Bad

Paul Walker--best known as Brian O'Conner in the Fast and Furious films--is dead at the age of 40. We look back at more good films than you'd expect...

Oct 27, 2013Music
Lou Reed, RIP: Live Videos (and More) From the Great Man

Lou Reed, RIP: Live Videos (and More) From the Great Man

The worst thing that Lou Reed ever said about us was, “What’s up with that guy?” We’ve convinced ourselves it...

Oct 17, 2013Movies
RIP, Ed Lauter: A Real Man of Movies [VIDEO]

RIP, Ed Lauter: A Real Man of Movies [VIDEO]

Our (occasional) drinking buddy Ed Lauter is dead--so we salute his amazing career, and include a video of Ed at his amiable best!

Oct 18, 2012Girls
Sylvia Kristel World’s First Adult Actress Found Dead [PHOTOS]

Sylvia Kristel World’s First Adult Actress Found Dead [PHOTOS]

Arguably the world’s first porn star Sylvia Kristel was unfortunately found dead this morning after a battle with cancer. While...

Jul 20, 2012Culture
Jessica Redfield, RIP: Sports Journalist and Victim of Aurora Shooting

Jessica Redfield, RIP: Sports Journalist and Victim of Aurora Shooting

Jessica Ghawi was one of the many theater patrons murdered during last night’s senseless shooting during a screening of The...

Jul 14, 2012WTF
Sage Moonblood Stallone, RIP–And Thanks For These Videos Of The Day!

Sage Moonblood Stallone, RIP–And Thanks For These Videos Of The Day!

To reporters covering his death, Sage Stallone was the son of Sylvester Stallone. He was much more to film geeks. Sage used his showbiz heritage to restore some of the greatest schlock films of all time. He helped run Grindhouse Releasing, putting out pristine copies of plenty of genuinely weird movies. Celebrate Sage's heritage with four amazing grindhouse trailers--and follow the link inside to more Sage greatness!

Jun 14, 2012WTF
Goodfella Henry Hill: Mob Informant Dies of Natural Causes, Embarrasses Mafia

Goodfella Henry Hill: Mob Informant Dies of Natural Causes, Embarrasses Mafia

You could’ve made a lot of money betting on Henry Hill to die a natural death. The mob rat who...

May 17, 2012Music
Donna Summer, RIP: Queen of Disco, Godmother of Techno [VIDEO]

Donna Summer, RIP: Queen of Disco, Godmother of Techno [VIDEO]

It’s a shock to lose Donna Summer right after the death of soul man Chuck Brown. They were both incredibly...

May 16, 2012Music
Chuck Brown, RIP: Some Go-Go Music from the Gone-Gone Godfather [VIDEO]

Chuck Brown, RIP: Some Go-Go Music from the Gone-Gone Godfather [VIDEO]

Go-go music was kind of a failed genre back in the '80s. Part of the problem was that everyone was trying to catch up to Chuck Brown. He was already the Godfather of Go-Go back then, thanks to his groundbreaking work with the Soul Searchers in the '70s. We're truly bummed to learn the 75-year-old soulster passed away today. Check out Brown's timeless sound now, and get out to a go-go tonight.

May 10, 2012Style + Grooming
Vidal Sassoon, RIP: He Made Short Hair Sexy–Here’s Pics To Prove It!

Vidal Sassoon, RIP: He Made Short Hair Sexy–Here’s Pics To Prove It!

Vidal Sassoon is dead, and he better stay away from Frank Sinatra in heaven. The legendary singer freaked out when...

May 4, 2012Video Games
RIP MCA: Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys, 1964-2012

RIP MCA: Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys, 1964-2012

The Beastie Boys’ best music video was never seen. Adam Yauch–who also rocked the mic as MCA–had put together an...

Apr 30, 2012TV
Is Dick Clark in Heaven or Hell? COED Debates!

Is Dick Clark in Heaven or Hell? COED Debates!

The mourning period is over, and everyone’s accepted that Dick Clark will no longer be around to host our next...