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  1. juice wrld
    Everything We Know About Juice WRLD’s DeathThe 21-year-old rapper died after a “medical emergency” at a Chicago airport during a federal search. His cause of death has now been confirmed.
  2. rip
    Model and Actor Godfrey Gao Dead at 35He suffered a heart attack while filming a reality show.
  3. lawsuits
    Lil Peep’s Mom Alleges His Manager Pressured Him to Abuse Xanax; They Deny ItHis management claims they tried to get him off drugs.
  4. obits
    Robert Frank, Influential Documentary Photographer, Is Dead at 94Frank broke the mold for photojournalism with The Americans.
  5. false alarm
    Fox News Begins Its Day by Declaring Ruth Bader Ginsburg DeadThe gaffe was blamed on a control-room error.
  6. ricky jay
    10 Magic Tricks That Prove Ricky Jay’s Genius“This is indeed the luckiest night of my life.”
  7. grief
    BoJack Horseman’s Eulogy Episode Tackles Death With Brutal HonestyGoing inside BoJack’s standout season-five episode with Raphael Bob-Waksberg.
  8. Talking ‘Dead People Suck’ with Laurie KilmartinWhen faced with the loss of her father, comedian Laurie Kilmartin was confronted with an additional challenge: how to make a topic as […]
  9. a long talk
    Conversations About Death and Comedy With Chris GethardGethard just wrapped an Off Broadway show about suicide and is about to take it to London.
  10. lawsuits
    Nick Gordon to Pay $36M in Bobbi Kristina SuitGordon was found legally responsible for Brown’s death in September.
  11. death
    Leonard Cohen May Never Tour Again, Says He’s ‘Ready to Die’“I hope it’s not too uncomfortable. That’s about it for me.”
  12. With ‘An Occupation of Loss,’ Taryn Simon Brings You Face-to-Face With DeathThis is a universal language of loss and inconsolability.
  13. Dying Gaul Is a World Masterpiece About DeathYou knew this sculpture before you saw it.
  14. Books Expo America Tackles The Tough Subject of Children in PerilChildren in grave danger are easy to turn to because a certain kind of reader craves in fiction what she might avoid at all costs in real life.
  15. game of thrones
    New Game of Thrones Teaser Hints at Dark Futures for Many CharactersThe teaser reinforces one of the central concepts of this world — all men must die.
  16. Please Consider These Edits to My Obituary, by Zachary Clark Dear family, First, I want to thank you all for writing my obituary. It’s a truly thoughtful and moving first draft, a great start. I just […]
  17. year in culture 2015
    The 10 Best Podcasts and 10 Best Podcast Episodes of 2015From “Death, Sex, and Money” and “Another Round” to “Reply All” and “Criminal,” these podcasts ruled the year.
  18. death
    Beasts of No Nation Nearly Killed Idris Elba and Cary FukunagaLuckily, they’re both still alive.
  19. Paramount Is Adapting Mortician Caitlin Doughty’s Memoir ‘Smoke Gets in […]Mortician and YouTube star Caitlin Doughty’s bestselling 2014 memoir Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory might get […]
  20. game of thrones season 5
    Who’s Most Likely to Die on Game of Thrones This Year?Valar morghulis.
  21. How the Other Half ‘Lives,’ by Ryan PatricksAdjusting to ghost life isn’t easy. The first couple of weeks of being dead are definitely the hardest. Being a ghost is something you have to […]
  22. FCC Complaint: When Did Grainy Images of My Own Future Demise Become […]Dear FCC Goldbrickers, My apologies if this complaint letter tends to ramble or does not fit a prescribed format. It is the first such letter […]
  23. Family Meeting About Jason, Who is Back From the Dead, by Matthew JohnsonHello everyone. I’m glad we were all able to make some time in our busy schedules for this family meeting. Are we all comfortable? Did you get […]
  24. Laughing at a Funeral: Confronting Grief with HumorI had my first good laugh only a day after my father-in-law died. Gary’s alcoholism had blown apart everything good around him, including his […]
  25. John Cleese Is Done Making Movies, ‘Looking Forward’ to DeathThe 74-year-old actor says he’s “only got five or six years left.”
  26. The Dead Dog Farm Upstate, by Luke PohjalaYou’ve probably been told it before, sometime in your childhood: “Buster (or any other dumb, thoughtless dog name) had to go to a farm upstate. […]
  27. This Candlelight Vigil Is In Full Effect!, by Django GoldAlright! Yeah! Now that’s what I’m talking about! Ladies and gentlemen, I heard this candlelight vigil was going to be off the chain, but even […]
  28. Angels Trade the Cruel Passage of Time to the Cubs for a Reminder of Your […]ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian reports that the Anaheim Angels have traded minor league infielder Matt Scioscia to the Chicago Cubs for outfielder Trevor […]
  29. reincarnation
    Sunday’s Family Guy Featured a Holiday MiracleGrab your monocle before it falls into your coffee!
  30. reincarnation
    Brian Is Coming Back to Family Guy, It SeemsThing no one believed to be real, turned out not to be real.
  31. The ‘Simpsons’ Episode That Kills Off a Character Won’t Air Until Fall 2014Last week, we reported that the writers of The Simpsons are planning to kill off another character on the show, but some more details have come […]
  32. Your Custom Headstone Does Not Meet Our Standards, by David GuzmanDear Sir, Bloomington Cemetery very much appreciates your business, and we are pleased to see clients who have the foresight to plan ahead for […]
  33. paparazzi
    Paparazzo Killed While Tailing Justin BieberBieber was not driving at the time.
  34. Learn the Dumbest and Cutest Ways to DieBe careful!
  35. Watch a Supercut of the 100 Most Depressing Movie Death Scenes Sad face.
  36. death
    Find Out What a Screw-In Coffin IsMakes death fun!
  37. Left Handed Radio: ‘The Fightin’ Iceberg Mummies’On this episode: We lock the Roller Rink DJ in his booth, WFFN wraps up all the college football scores you need, LHR38 has a rerun of “Boss […]
  38. A Sad, Slow Laugh Track: The Viewer, The Sitcom and The FuneralThis week’s episode of How I Met Your Mother (“Last Words” 1/17/11) brought me to tears, and I loved every minute of it. I am not much of a […]
  39. Making Jokes at My Mother’s Funeral: A Defense of Gallows HumorI’ll confess that I sometimes feel bad about how often I laughed when it came time to tell others that my mother was dying of cancer. But there […]
  40. out on the weekend
    This Weekend’s Concerts, From Major Lazer to WilcoPlus: Death, Dum Dum Girls, Ash, Bonnie Prince Billy, Girls, Armin Van Buuren, the Temper Trap, and Sister Anne.
  41. television
    Watching Too Much TV Could Kill YouAt least that’s what some Australian researchers are saying.
  42. kills
    Video: The Eight Deaths of Michael MyersWatch everyone’s favorite teenager-murderer get beaten by Paul Rudd and electrocuted by Bustah Rhymes!