Rodney King Has Died

The whipper-snappers of today might not know who Rodney King was, but I bet they’ve heard the timeless “Can’t we all just get along?” catchphrase that became synonymous with his beating by four Los Angeles police officers and the ensuing race riots of 1992. As a recap, Rodney — who was on parole for a …

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Dick Clark Has Died

New Year’s Eve has officially been canceled forever — legendary television personality Dick Clark has died. And not just on the inside because he was forced to co-host with Ryan Seacrest. People Magazine says: Dick Clark, the producer known as “America’s Oldest Teenager” for his perennially youthful looks and enthusiasm, has died at age 82. …

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Etta James Dies at 73

Legendary singer Etta James, best known for her 1961 cover of “At Last”, passed away today at age 73. Us Weekly says, Blues legend Etta James lost her battle with leukemia early Friday, succumbing to her illness at Riverside Community Hospital in Riverside, Calif., her manager, Lupe De Leon, has confirmed. The singer’s husband, Artis …

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Steve Jobs Has Died

After battling pancreatic cancer for the last seven years, Apple founder Steve Jobs died today. He was 56 years old. Apple said on their official website: “Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being. Those of us who have been fortunate enough to know and work …

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