More than 500 people gathered to pay their respects to the comedian. Howard Stern, who delivered the eulogy, called Rivers his “hero.”
Many people who attended the funeral had no personal connection to Brown at all. Instead, they came because they felt the case meant something to them.
Michael Brown is laid to rest after being shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson in a St. Louis, Mo. street on Aug. 9.
This week K-9 officer Danny had to say good-bye to his partner, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Officer Dave Ross.
“You ever think if your dad jerked off just one more time…”
Ashes to ashes, dust to dust. These are BuzzFeed’s funeral songs (playlist included).
Billy Standley’s funeral must have been sad, but kind of awesome.
Men and women line up for hours to pay their final respects to Nelson Mandela, as they did in 1994 when the turned out to elect him the first black president of South Africa.
The sky over South Africa’s Union Buildings lit up with colors at the end of the second day of the public viewing.
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RIP, Harold Jellicoe Percival.
Biker asked friends and family wear costumes to the service. The results were both sad and sweet.
Most of the victims were police officers. Children were also among the dead and injured. WARNING: Graphic images.
Antonia Candelaria’s funeral was the first of 24, who died in Monday’s monster storm. The seven children, who lost their life at Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, Okla., were all in the same third grade class.
Plus bad news for the Easter bunny, Kai the Hatchet Hitchhiker’s surf trip, and all the times Fresh Prince broke the fourth wall.
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.
This guy really, really, really liked Burger King.
It goes to show how beloved she was in the Hollywood community and of course, to all her fans.
Despite the slightly absurd business model, these photos are very beautiful and moving. Here are images from the funeral of Robert Sanders, held at California’s only drive-through funeral home.
I, uh, yeah… no. Christina Aguilera, she who forgets the lyrics to the National Anthem at the Super Bowl, was invited to sing “At Last” today at Etta James’ funeral service. She did a decent jo—OH MY GOD WHAT THE HELL IS TRICKLING DOWN HER LEGS?! (via Dlisted)
It’s easy to forget that Kim Jong-Il, though he may have been a tyrant who starved and oppressed his own people, was still someone’s daddy. Unlike the hysterical theatrics in Pyongyang’s streets, these tears might be genuine. Awwww…does the Great Successor need a tissue?
After this airs, can we just go back to pretending this show doesn’t exist?
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From the obscure 1974 film “The Driver’s Seat,” in which she plays an insane spinster with a death wish, here’s Elizabeth Taylor very intensely applying makeup. Plus a bonus scene from the same movie where she flips out about stain resistant fabric and takes off her top. Both clips demonstrate why she is an icon. Rest in peace.
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The Supreme Court ruled that the anti-gay demonstrations of the Westboro Baptist Church, including picketing military funerals, were protected by the First Amendment. Here are some other folks exercising their First Amendment rights by paying homage to Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps. These are the handful circulating around the internet that aren’t X-rated.
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While driving to attend their stepmother’s funeral, a brother and sister spun out on a snowy highway and were broadsided by an oncoming truck.
Here’s what Google Chrome had to say about this infamous browser: “I remember one day after work, I saw IE6 walking home. I pulled over and said ‘Hey IE6, do you want a ride?’ He responded ‘Page Cannot Be Displayed’ and fell over. Man, that guy was a hoot.” Please pay your respects (or spit on the grave) of this stalwart of internet browsing. Those unable to attend the funeral are asked to send flowers.