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R. I. P. – Joan Rivers (1933 – 2014)

For years, I knew Joan Rivers only as an annoying fashion critic and for apparently pissing off Johnny Carson back in the day. It wasn’t until seeing her on an amazing season two episode of “Louie” that I finally realized just how funny she really was. Her stand-up acts are legendary, and she clearly paved…

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The Top Ten ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos!

So this ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been going around for a few weeks now and at the time of this posting this odd viral sensation has raised just shy of 80 million dollars for ALS research.  There are plenty of compilation videos of this online but they tend to just satisfy our bloodlust of…

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R. I. P. – Don Pardo (1918 – 2014)

He’s no longer live from New York, or anywhere else. One of the most recognizable voices in broadcasting has been stilled. You have to admire a man whose career spanned 70 years, from radio to television game shows to late night comedy. He was also the first NBC announcer to broadcast the news of President…