TAG: DEATH

RIP: TOM PETTY DIES AFTER FOUND UNCONSCIOUS OF FULL CARDIAC ARREST

Sad day in the music industry as it has been confirmed rock legend Tom Petty has passed away after being found unconscious from full cardiac arrest. After getting to the hospital with a minor pulse, the decision to pull the plug was made after realizing the icon had no brain activity and could not survive on his own. UCLA Santa Monica Hospital confirmed that Petty passed away at 2:30pm central time. You will be missed! Petty has a list of hits that goes on forever... https://youtu.be/1lWJXDG2i0A

ONE LAST HUGE PLAYBOY MANSION PARTY OUT OF RESPECT FOR FOUNDER HUGH HEFNER

If you have been under a rock and not heard yet, Playboy founder Hugh Hefner died Wednesday of complications from a previous back injury doing who know what. Heff has had a constant back issue now for almost 2 years and a minor bug was to much for the icon to handle. If you remember we, not TMZ broke the story that Hefner sold his mansion to Daren Metropoulos who is the Pabst heir, however one of the stipulations was that he could stay there until he passed away. The buyer has made good on that promise and then some,...

RIP: GLEN CAMPBELL ‘RHINESTONE COWBOY’ PASSES AWAY AT 81

It is a sad day indeed for Glen Campbell fans around the world, after word of his passing away from Alzheimer's has come from his reps. Campbell passed away at 10AM this morning in Nashville, TN surrounded by friends and family. This country icon released more than 70 albums over a solid 50-year career, and had a series of hits in the '60s and '70s including "Gentle on My Mind," "Wichita Lineman," "Galveston," "Country Boy" and his best-selling single, "Rhinestone Cowboy." Campbell was also an actor and TV host who starred in the variety show, "The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour" on CBS...

FORMER NFL PATRIOTS TE AARON HERNANDEZ HANGS HIMSELF IN MAXIMUM SECURITY HOLDING CELL

In a weird twist of events, former stud TE for the New England Patriots Aaron Hernandez who was recently acquitted of a double murder, was found hanging dead in his maximum security male facility holding cell. Guards found Hernandez, 27, unresponsive in his cell at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley just after 3 a.m., Department of Correction spokesman Christopher Fallon said in a statement. "He used a bed sheet that he attached to a cell window." "We are aware of the reports, but I don't anticipate that we will be commenting today," a Patriots spokesman told ESPN on Wednesday morning. We...

PRINCE’S PAISLEY PARK COMPOUND REVEALS CONTROLLED SUSBTANCES STASHED EVERYWHERE

Prince's death still seems unbelievable even a year after the music mogul overdosed on the pain killer Fentanyl. However, recent documents released from the original search warrant detail just how bad his addiction was. There was hundreds of pills found throughout the house of all kinds (Oxy, Hydro, Fentanyl, Roxys etc.). Also found was Ondansetron Hydrochloride, also known as Zofran, a medication sometimes used to lessen the side effects of opiate withdrawal. "Prince knew he had a problem with pain killers and several times tried to wing himself off, though always unsuccessful" says close personal friend "Red". NBC News reports that unspecified controlled...

RIP: THE BRADY BUNCH MOTHER ACTRESS FLORENCE HENDERSON (CAROL BRADY) PASSES AWAY AT 82

Sad day for sure as the mother of The Brady Bunch that so many of us knew and loved has passed at 82 years young. The actress passed away at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles from heart failure, confirm by her reps. She was surrounded at the time of her death by friends and family members. Just days earlier, Henderson was at the “Dancing With The Stars” finale in support of Maureen McCormick, who played her daughter on “The Brady Bunch” from 1969-1974 and was a contestant this past season on the dance competition show. Henderson herself was on...

JOSE FERNANDEZ COCAINE & ALCOHOL FOUND IN SYSTEM AFTER FATAL BOAT CRASH

OH NO! This was not something we wanted to hear today... Apparently, according to several reports, Jose Fernandez had both cocaine and alcohol in his body during the boat crash that took all three of their lives in Florida. Associate Medical Examiner Kenneth Hutchins with the Miami-Dade Coroner's office, just reported that the Miami pitcher was close to double the legal limit. There was rumors that this was in fact the case, as regulars at the bar had said that they seemed wasted leaving the American Social Bar & Kitchen after a night of partying. A native of Santa Clara, Cuba, Fernandez was...

WIKILEAKS JULIAN ASSANGE WAS NOT ASSASINATED BY PAMELA ANDERSON

Come on people let's get real here... Rumors started circulating like wildfire today after Wikileaks founder Julian Assange went internet silent, after a nice little dinner delivery visit from Pamela Anderson. Facebook as usual was the source of the massive click-bait posts, from sources that have never even been heard of, reporting that Pamela Anderson may have poisoned Julian Assange with a vegan salad she dropped off to him just before he went un-reachable. Of course we were all over this one, checking with sources and found out that there was nothing more than technical issues, that were also confirmed by...

CELEBRITY GOLFERS REACT TO THE PASSING OF THE GAMES GREATEST EVER ARNOLD PALMER THE KING!

The passing of Arnold Palmer runs deep with me personally, as I have hung out with the man first hand. I can tell you without a doubt that Arnold was one of the greatest, most caring and generous men ever. Arnold was a seven-time major winner and brought golf to the masses, becoming one of the most beloved figures in the game. He passed peacefully this Sunday at the ripe age of 87. Palmer biographer James Dodson says: "We loved him with a mythic American joy, and he represented everything that is great about golf. The friendship, the fellowship, the laughter,...

NASCAR ROBBY GORDON’S FATHER COMMITS MURDER SUICIDE IN FAMILY HOME

Yikes, Nascar racer Robby Gordon is devastated, after the news that his parents where both found dead in their Orange County, CA home on Wednesday afternoon. TMZ reports that the Orange County Coroner office describes the death of Robert Gordon as being consistent with a self-inflicted rifle gunshot wound, and the death of Sharon Gordon was a result of strangulation. Showbiz Spy has been snooping around a bit on this developing story, and has found out... that there had possibly been some issues with the relationship most recently. According to sources "there may have been some infidelity issues that caused Bob...

RIP Legendary Actor Gene Wilder Has Passed Away at 83 After Complications From Alzheimer’s Disease

This death really hits us hard, as Gene is one of our favorite actors of all time, bringing to life movies like Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein and many more. Social Media has been blowing up with love of the actor, just go do a search for #GeneWilder: Farewell #GeneWilder, comic genius. Thank you for all those happy happy hours. pic.twitter.com/O6oHS9TQqX— Stephen Fry (@stephenfry) August 29, 2016 Together again. RIP #GeneWilder true master of his craft https://t.co/iH4SwyXzFU— Lucy Liu (@LucyLiu) August 30, 2016 So sad that the inspiringly talented #GeneWilder has left us. He was one of the...

LOU PEARLMAN DIED OF MASSIVE HEART ATTACK IN PRISON WHILE WAITING TO HAVE HEART SURGERY

As we already know... music mastermind Lou Pearlman, the brains behind the Backstreet Boys and 'NSYNC boy bands, passed away while serving his prison sentence for fraud at the age of 62. Sources within the DOJ are now saying they where aware of his heart problems, and had already transferred him to receive the medical attention he required, however they where a bit late. A security guard for the prison in Texarkana, Texas told our spies: "You have to be almost dying before you are sent out to a hospital. The reason is because of both money and security issues. The...

RIP – STAR WARS R2D2 KENNY BAKER HAS PASSED AWAY TODAY AT AGE 81, MAY THE FORCE BE WITH YOU!

Kenny Baker to some is an unknown, but to Star Wars fans he is a legend, playing R2D2 in the original Star Wars movies. Kenny blessed with dwarfism was 4' tall, making him able to fit inside of the R2D2 unit during the 70's. He was at first going to turn down the original offer to be in the movie, but later agreed to help out with the unit. He was a happy and giving man, and would do anything for anyone that asked for help, says his friends and family. Celebrities have been taking to social media with much...

CELEBRITIES TAKE TO SOCIAL MEDIA ABOUT ALTON STERLING, PHILANDO CASTILE & DALLAS POLICE SHOOTINGS

After the death of Alton Sterling in Louisiana on July 5th, and then the July 6th Facebook live video of Philando Castile dying after being shot by police, one of the worst things you can think of has just happened. Two snipers have targeted police officers in Dallas, TX. Celebrities have weighed in on all the shootings, including the most recent via various social media platforms: Dallas Shooting: Just heard about shootings in #Dallas Please everyone stop killing each other- no more guns. No more violence. No more murder. Horrible.— Patricia Arquette (@PattyArquette) July 8, 2016 These Dallas shootings are horrific. Killing...

‘Star Trek’ Actor Anton Yelchin Dead At 27 After ‘Freak’ Fatal Car Crash

Friends of the actor became alarmed when he didn't show up for rehearsal.  After arriving at his San Fernando Valley home around 1am June 19th Anton Yelchin's body was discovered pinned between his car and his brick mailbox that was attached to a security gate.  Apparently, according to authorities, the car was running and the vehicle was in neutral.  The drive way of his home is on a steep incline.  Law enforcement officials say they are not sure why Anton was out of his vehicle but no foul play is suspected and feel this is just a "freak accident"....

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