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WWE Superstar The Ultimate Warrior Dead At 54

WWE Superstar The Ultimate Warrior Dead At 54

James Brian Hellwig, AKA The Ultimate Warrior, collapsed while walking with his wife in Arizona, three days after being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. Hellwig, who started in the ring in 1987 and counted Hulk Hogan among his many victories, legally changed his name to Warrior in 1993 to match the name of […]

April 9, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Comedian John Pinette Dead; ‘Seinfeld’ Actor Dies In Hotel Room

John Pinette was known for the guy who got mugged in the Seinfeld finale. He was 50. The Allegheny County medical examiner’s office says Pinette died in his Sheraton Hotel room around 2:30 PM … and foul play is NOT suspected. According to reports … the medical examiner did not perform an autopsy because Pinette’s […]

April 7, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Movie Legend Mickey Rooney Dead At 93

Known as a huge draw in the 30′s and 40′s at the box office, and for his many wives, Mickey Rooney, born Joseph Yule, Jr., passed away Sunday at 93. As adept at comedy as drama and an excellent singer and dancer, Rooney was regarded as the consummate entertainer. During a prolific career on stage […]

April 6, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Grandma, Falsely Pronounced Dead, Then Dies Trying To Escape Morgue Freezer

Family: Grandmother died trying to escape morgue freezer after being pronounced dead (via FreakOutNation) A lawsuit against a California hospital is moving forward after the family of a woman who may have frozen to death after she was pronounced dead, then placed in a morgue,  claims their family member “struggled unsuccessfully to escape her frozen… […]

April 5, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Charles Keating Dead At 90

Best known for having his name attached to a savings and loan scandal, Charles Keating died at 90 in Phoenix. Keating was the former head of Lincoln Savings and Loan, and is known for being tied to the savings and loan scandal of the 1980s that involved the “Keating Five”, which included Arizona Senators McCain […]

April 1, 2014 / More... ( comments)

March Was The First Month In More Than A Decade Where No U.S. Troops Died In Battle

March 2014 was a milestone that can, hopefully, be repeated. There were no U.S. fatalities among troops in combat. In Iraq, the death toll reached 4,474 before the last soldier fell in November 2011. For years after the war’s launch in 2003, no months passed where at least one American didn’t die in battle and […]

April 1, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Westboro Baptist Church To Picket Liquor Store Over Phelps Death Discount

An Oklahoma liquor store is offering 10% off on champagne in honor of the death of Fred Phelps. To commemorate the occasion, Moore Liquor decided to have a champagne sale and posted a sign reading, “Fred Phelps 1929-2014, Champagne 10% off! Not a coincidence.” The WBC doesn’t find the sign funny and plans to protest. […]

March 30, 2014 / More... ( comments)

James R. Schlesinger, CIA Chief And Cabinet Member, Dies

James R. Schlesinger, a Republican economist, died of pneumonia at 85. He gained a reputation as someone willing to cut jobs and implement unpopular policies with little regard for what other people thought of him. In 1969, Mr. Schlesinger joined the Nixon White House staff as deputy director of the Bureau of the Budget, where […]

March 27, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Protestors At Fred Phelps’s Funeral Show More Respect Than He Ever Did

Counter-protesters hit back at Westboro Baptists with an amazing message (via FreakOutNation) In the wake of Fred Phelps’ death, members of the Westboro Baptist Church continued their protests outside Lorde’s concert in Kansas City. After all, they need to make money, right? However, the counter-protesters who attended took the high road…     Repost This […]

March 22, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Giraffe Kisses Dying Zoo Worker

One of his last wishes was to say goodbye to the animals at the zoo. The 54-year-old mentally handicapped man named Mario had worked as a cleaner at the Rotterdam Zoo in the Netherlands for approximately 25 years. After being diagnosed with terminal cancer, he wanted to say goodbye to the animals. After Mario was […]

March 21, 2014 / More... ( comments)

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