#Oscars 2015

The Academy Responded To The Anger Over Joan Rivers’ In Memoriam Segment Snub During ‘The Oscars’

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Joan Rivers is the latest notable to be kept out of the Oscars' 'In-Memoriam' montage and her fans are not pleased.

IN MEMORIAM

Here’s The Touching ‘In Memoriam’ Montage From The 2015 SAG Awards

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  Hollywood lost some of its best and brightest stars in 2014, including wonderfully talented actors like Philip Seymour Hoffman, Harold Ramis, and Robin Williams.

FUTURE ENDEAVORS

Shed A Tear At This ‘In Memoriam’ Video For The WWE Future Endeavors Class Of 2014

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WWE lost a lot of talent in 2014, so someone whipped up an 'In Memoriam' video to tribute them all.

#Joan Rivers

Looking Back At Joan Rivers’ Brief Time As A WWE Ring Announcer

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Let's go back to WrestleMania 2, where the late Joan Rivers took over ring announcing duties from Howard Finkel.

WORLD'S TALLEST DOG

R.I.P. Giant George, The World’s Tallest Dog

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Last Friday, it was announced on Facebook that Giant George, the World's Tallest Dog, had passed away.

RIP

R.I.P. Boogie Butts, The Half-Marathon Dog

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Hug your dogs today, folks. And tell them about the legend of Boogie Butts.

WHEN MASCOTS ARE AWESOME

Butler Blue II Goes To Heaven, Tweets About It, Breaks Every Living Person’s Heart

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Butler Blue II, living mascot of the Butler Bulldogs, passed away on Tuesday. It's even sadder than it sounds.

#KOBE BRYANT

Jerry Buss, 1934-2013

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It came as a bit of a shock to most basketball fans that Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss had been battling cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for the past several months, but some reports from his family indicated that he was “doing fine”.

#MLB

Stan Musial, 1920-2013

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I’ve had Stan Musial: An American Life buried on my Amazon Wish List for longer than I can remember, beneath a neverending list of fitness equipment that I’m never going to buy and a growing pile of Blu Ray movies that I really don’t even want.

RIP

Earl Weaver, 1930-2013

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Earl Weaver wrapped up his Major League Baseball managing career in 1986, when I was just 7-years old and barely wise enough to know why that old man was screaming at the umpire and being ejected from the game.

IN MEMORIAM

Ernest Borgnine, 1917-2012… His Hairpiece Was 24.

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I won’t pretend to have a vast knowledge of Ernest Borgnine’s career.

THIS SHOULD BE A MOVIE

RIP Prince Harry The Pygmy Hippo, 2012-2012

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We’ve suffered an unusual string of celebrity deaths over the past two weeks, and things were getting pretty depressing.

YODA

RIP Yoda, The World's Ugliest Dog 1997-2012

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I hate to bring such bad news this early in the day, but on Saturday, March 10, in the early hours of the morning, Yoda passed away at the tender age of 15.

#COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Joe Paterno, 1926-2012

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I hate writing obituaries and memoriam posts.

#NFL

Bubba Smith, 1945-2011: A Video Tribute

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Former NFL star and delightful comedic giant, Charles "Bubba" Smith was found dead in his Los Angeles home yesterday, apparently from natural causes.

#NBA

Robert “Tractor” Traylor, 1977-2011

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Former Michigan big man Robert “Tractor” Traylor suffered an apparent heart attack earlier today and was found dead in his apartment in Puerto Rico.

OSCARS

Academy responds to Haim snub with prickish form letter

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I try to keep my site a moral outrage and righteous indignation-free zone, but I can't keep from pointing out that the Academy are being huge dicks about this Corey Haim thing.

snubs

Corey Haim snubbed in SAG Awards ‘In Memoriam’ tribute

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(I choose to remember Corey Haim the way he lived -- loosely related to Greasy Sax Dude) There are snubs and there are snubs, but there's no bigger slap in the face for an actor than getting left off an "In Memoriam" montage the year you die.

NEW YORK YANKEES

George Steinbrenner: 1930-2010

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Legendary New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner passed away this morning after suffering a major heart attack.


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