The brilliant Sir Terry Pratchett has taken Death’s arm and set off across the black desert. Hopefully, he got a ride on Binky in the bargain.Read more ›
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“Plain of feature, and certainly overweight, she was, nevertheless, a woman of wit and warmth.” Oh yeah, and she was a neuroscientist who sold tens of millions of copies of her 25 published novels.Read more ›
Joan Rivers language might have been blue, but her heart was solid gold. Medics rushed Rivers (81) to The Mount Sinai Hospital after she went into cardiac and respiratory arrest at Yorkville Endoscopy Center. The comedian spent a harrowing week in and out of “intensive care treatment.” Then her daughter, […]Read more ›
Maya Angelou by anyone’s estimation, matters.
But today, her publicist announced that the 86-year-old “poet laureate” of America has passed away.Read more ›
‘Booth was a leader of tremendous compassion, dignity, and bravery whose service to our state will live on far into the future.’Read more ›
Retired General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, the man who commanded the U.S.-led international coalition which drove Saddam Hussein out of Kuwait in 1991, has died.Read more ›