Posts tagged "rip"

Dick Clark Dead At 82

Legendary radio and television host Dick Clark died from a massive heart attack this morning, TMZ reports exclusively. He was 82 years old. Details surrounding his death are unclear, but Clark had suffered a significant stroke in 2004 -- forcing him to retire from his hosting gig at "New Years' Rockin' Eve," which he created in 1972. Ryan Seacrest took over…
By: TooFab / April 18, 2012

RIP: Whitney Houston Dead At Age 48 [UPDATED]

UPDATE (Sunday, 3:45 p.m. EST): TMZ is now reporting that Whitney Houston was found in her room's bathtub and that it's possible she drowned? Sources also say prescription drugs were found in the room and that Houston took Xanax before performances; only an autopsy will be able to reveal if she died via drowning, overdose,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 12, 2012

Watch: Whitney Houston’s Final Performance

At right, what's believed to be Whitney Houston's final performance, filmed Feb. 9, two nights before her death. The singer sang "Yes, Jesus Loves Me" at the Kelly Price & Friends pre-Grammy concert. Houston passed away today in Los Angeles at the age of 48. [via…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 11, 2012

RIP: Rupert, The Adorable Teeny, Tiny Deer

We wrote about adorable little Rupert in yesterday's Quickies, but it seems the little runt died today. Staff members at the Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital in Haddenham, England said they tried to keep him alive by giving him lamb's milk, but he needed nutrients from his mom -- plus, the little nugget was three week…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 2, 2008

Masturbating Walrus Dies

Ayveq, a 2,700-pound Pacific walrus who lived at the New York Aquarium passed away on Sunday of a bacterial infection. Ayveq loved to whistle and flip his flippers at the glass to attract attention, but he may be best known for regularly masturbating. "Ayveq’s frequent public self-gratification made him the Coney Island institution’…
By: Catherine Strawn / June 24, 2008

Friday The 13th: Tim Russert Dead & R. Kelly Acquitted

Sigh. Tim Russert died of a sudden heart attack at work today. The Meet The Press host was only 58 and seemed to be really enjoying covering the exciting 2008 election. I am sad because my Sundays are not complete without him, especially this Sunday, Father's Day, which he would have undoubtedly spent with hi…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 13, 2008
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