NEW YORK – P.J. O’Rourke, the prolific writer and satirist who re-fashioned the irreverence and “Gonzo” journalism of the 1960s counterculture into a distinctive brand name of conservative and libertarian commentary, has died at age 74. O’Rourke died Tuesday morning, in accordance to Grove Atlantic Inc. Publications publisher and president […]

ISLESFORD, Maine – Ashley Bryan, a prolific and prize-successful children’s writer and illustrator who explained to stories of Black lifestyle, tradition and folklore in this kind of acclaimed functions as “Freedom In excess of Me,” “Beautiful Blackbird” and “Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum,” has died at age 98. Simon & Schuster […]

Meat Loaf, the rock celebrity liked by millions for his Bat Out of Hell album and for these kinds of theatrical, darkish-hearted anthems as Paradise By the Dashboard Gentle, Two Out of A few Ain’t Undesirable, and I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Will not likely Do That), has died. He was 74. […]

Louie Anderson, whose additional than four-10 years career as a comic and actor provided his unlikely, Emmy-successful effectiveness as mother to twin grownup sons in the Tv sequence Baskets, died Friday. He was 68. Anderson died at a hospital in Las Vegas of complications from cancer, said Glenn Schwartz, his longtime […]