Here now in alphabetical order, the films Roger Ebert considered to be the best ever made. From his 2012 submission to the prestigious Sight & Sound magazine poll, along with excerpts from his rationale behind each selection.
After a long battle with cancer, the iconic film critic and media personality has passed away.
This is not a joke, this is real. VERY REAL! [NSFW-ish]
It’s all so obvious, connect the dots, people.
The short answer is that no one knows.
A look back at the Venezuelan president’s life, from the failed coup that launched his career to the cancer that ended it on Tuesday.
Georgia police used an unoffical Facebook account to inform a woman of her son’s death 20 days after he was killed.
Because OF COURSE he did.
The winner of the World Press Photo of the Year, showing a group of grieving men carrying dead children through the streets of Gaza City, is stunning and tragic. WARNING: Graphic content.
Reeva Steenkamp was found dead in the home of the Olympian early this morning and Pistorius has been charged with murder. This was posted yesterday, one of Steenkamp’s final updates.
These two were spotted in San Bernadino as the Big Bear shootout was happening, where a police officer lost his life.
After a violent shoot-out that left an officer dead, Chris Dorner’s rampage has likely come to an end in a burning cabin.
The Court’s most outspoken jurist offered a frank assessment of the Constitution’s status as a living document while promoting his new book, Reading Law: The Interpretation of Legal Text.
Robert Chew, who played Prop Joe on The Wire, has passed away, says Michael K. Williams. RIP.
“Rhythm is an international language.”
It’s the thought that counts?
Here are clips of the awful, inconsequential anti-Islam movie that mind-blowingly triggered riots in Egypt and Libya, leading to the death of a U.S. Ambassador and three embassy workers. If this is all it takes to set off religious extremists, they need to stay away from Reddit.
The Internet will not forget you. At the age of 95, he gave way to kidney failure on July 8th, 2012.
The man from Mayberry passed away today. The TV legend, star of “The Andy Griffith Show” and “Matlock,” died this morning in North Carolina.
A fitting tribute. Fahrenheit 451, the temperature at which irony burns.
You may get misty-eyed. Tear-jerking photo taken in Phoenix, Arizona.
How does something like this happen? The funeral of a 28 year-old waiter in southern Egypt turned into a celebration when he woke up after being declared dead.
These days, re-mortalizing is all the rage, but where the hell are the girls at? 2012 Summer music festivals, we’re lookin’ at YOU.
She touched so many lives, and did so much to help fight the disease which would eventually claim her life, in such a short time. Avery Canahuati, the baby girl with the bucket list, lost her battle against Spinal Muscular Atrophy last night. Here, courtesy of her parents Mike and Laura and written in her voice, is a farewell letter.
Nothing like a hologram to renew interest in a mysterious death. There is a VERY good chance Tupac Shakur is alive and well and hiding according to the man who was with him during the supposedly fatal shooting.
It’s a serious question. Ryan Seacrest and Anderson Cooper can’t save us.
From his future prison inmate. Justice will be served.
For those who haven’t been closely following this tragic story, here’s a primer on the awful facts surrounding the death of Trayvon Martin. There is plenty in here to warrant outrage.