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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

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...

GEORGE MICHAEL DEAD AT 53 OF UNEXPECTED HEART ATTACK ON CHRISTMAS DAY

George Michael has in fact passed away at his home in England at the young age of only 53. A rep for Michael says, "It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother and friend George passed away peacefully at home over the Christmas period." He goes on to tell us that "this was totally unexpected and that Michael was working on a Showtime movie he was super excited to be a part of." Police say the death is unexplained, but doesn't appear to be suspicious, according to the BBC in the UK. With more than 100...

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...

Former Voice Contestant Christina Grimmie Killed While Signing Autographs After Concert

RIP - Christina Grimmie March 12, 1994 – June 11, 2015 Christina Grimmie, 22, was shot Friday night during a fan meet and greet after her Orlando, Florida concert. The identity of the shooter is unknown at this time. Grimmie had just finished performing at Orlando’s Plaza Live with the band “Before You Exit.” They were signing autographs after the show when Grimmie was shot. Earlier today Grimmie posted her last tweet. She posted a short video inviting fans to come to her concert. Sadly, that would be her last show. ORLANDO!! Come out to the show tonight at the Plaza Live!...

WORLD MOURNS MUHAMMAD ALI DEATH, BUT SOME SAY HE WAS NOT THAT GREAT OF A MAN?!

In our opinion, Muhammad Ali was a great man no matter what. His death, though we knew it was coming, still hurts. Muhammad passed surrounded by family and friends on Friday at a Phoenix-area hospital, where he had spent the past few days being treated for respiratory complications. He was 74. Family spokesman Bob Gunnell told reporters: "After a 32-year battle with Parkinson's disease, Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74. The three-time World Heavyweight Champion boxer died this evening." Rasheda (Ali's daughter) said early Saturday that the legend was "no longer suffering," describing him as "daddy, my...

BMX Legend Dave Mirra Suffered From Serious Brain Disease Before Committing Suicide

As we reported the day it happened, BMX legend Dave Mirra had taken many hits to the ol' noggin during his epic career in the BMX arena. Now, doctors are saying this may very well have been the reason why he took his own life, much like Jr Seau did for the exact same reason. Dave's brain was donated to a neuropathologist by his family shortly after his death. Reports say the doctors involved with the investigation determined Mirra's brain showed major signs of CTE. According to Wiki CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy) is a very serious medical condition that needs immediate...

PRINCE WAS MINUTES AWAY FROM GETTING HELP: DETAILS OF PRINCE’S LAST 24 HOURS EMERGE

As the investigation into Prince’s death continues fans are learning more and more about the artist’s private life. Details emerged today that Prince was in the process of getting help for his pain management and prescription drug abuse. Wednesday April 20, 2016 • Prince’s inner circle had consulted addiction specialist Dr. Howard Kornfeld about a “grave medical concern.” • Kornfeld was in California but he arranged for Prince to meet with his son, Andrew Kornfeld. Andrew was going to discuss with Prince the treatment plan for pain management and any addiction issues. This was not an intervention as Prince knew he...

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