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Gary Coleman Dead At 42

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Gary Coleman, 42, the diminutive, wisecracking child star of the sitcom “Diff’rent Strokes,” died Friday at a hospital in Provo, Utah. He suffered an intercranial brain hemorrhage after falling at his home in Santaquin, Utah.

Utah Valley Regional Medical Center spokeswoman Janet Frank says life support was terminated and Coleman died at 12:05 p.m. Coleman was […]

Captain Phil Harris Dead at 53

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Phil Harris, the fishing boat captain whose adventures off the Alaska coast were captured on the television show “Deadliest Catch””, has died, the Discovery Channel said Tuesday night. He was 53.
Harris suffered what his family described as a massive stroke on Jan. 29 while the fishing vessel he captained,  Cornelia Marie, was […]

Teddy Pendergrass, R&B Soul Singer, Dies at 59

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

Teddy Pendergrass, the Philadelphia soul singer whose husky, potent baritone was one definition of R&B seduction in the 1970s but whose career was transformed in 1982 when he was severely paralyzed in an auto accident, died on Wednesday night in Bryn Mawr, Pa. He was 59.
His death was confirmed by his publicist, Lisa Barbaris, who […]

Paul Newman Dead At 83

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

Paul Newman, one of the last of the great 20th-century movie stars, died Friday at his home in Westport, Conn. He was 83. The cause was cancer, said Jeff Sanderson of Chasen & Company, Mr. Newman’s publicists.
He acted in more than 65 movies over more than 50 years, drawing on a physical grace, unassuming intelligence […]

Bernie Mac Dead At Age 50

Saturday, August 9th, 2008

CHICAGO - Bernie Mac, the Emmy and Golden Globe nominated actor and comedian who worked his way to Hollywood success from an impoverished upbringing on Chicago’s South Side, died Saturday at age 50.
“Actor/comedian Bernie Mac passed away this morning from complications due to pneumonia in a Chicago area hospital,” his publicist, Danica Smith, said […]

Nashville Star-Why do I watch this damn show ?

Tuesday, June 24th, 2008

Why oh why do I watch this show ? In all honesty, I have never really liked it. As a country music fan and having owned a country music radio station, I feel almost as if I am obligated to watch it. I am almost always disappointed in the talent. At the end of every […]

George Carlin dead at 71

Monday, June 23rd, 2008


LOS ANGELES - Acerbic standup comedian and satirist George Carlin, whose staunch defense of free speech in his most famous routine “Seven Words You Can Never Say On Television” led to a key Supreme Court ruling on obscenity, has died. Carlin, who had a history of heart trouble, went into St. John’s Health Center in […]

Is THAT what she is famous for ?

Sunday, June 22nd, 2008

 Did you know that Tonya Harding was the first American ice skater to successfully land a triple axel in competition ?
Is *that* what she is famous for ? Apparently it is much more lucrative to hire some thugs to take out your competitions legs or become a porn star.

What I love about Nashville Star so far

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

I love Jewel as a judge. She is very honest with the contestants and she is not afraid to argue with the other judges. I think she gives excellent advice to the contestants.
I love that they had Trace Adkins on this weeks episode. I love that little cocky half-mouthed grin he does. And OMG did […]

What I am hating about Nashville Star

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008

 Even with Nashville Star switching to NBC this year…I just don’t know. I had hoped that with the show moving to one of the big boy networks would have helped them find a little bit better talent. Ummmm, not so much.
Maybe I have been exposed to far too much American Idol, but half the people […]

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