obituary

  • 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 mornin…

  • 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 for just abo…

  • 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...

  • 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 convin…

  • 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!

  • 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 wi…

  • 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 scre…

  • 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!

  • 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 inspired the classic f…

  • 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 influen…

  • 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.

  • 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 the ha…

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

    The Beastie Boys’ best music video never got seen. Adam Yauch–who also rocked the mic as MCA–had pu…

  • TV

    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 New…

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