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Obituary

  1. photobituary
    Margaret Thatcher: A Life in PicturesDancing with Reagan, riding in a tank.
  2. obit
    Jerry Saltz on Richard Artschwager, 1923-2013“An artist … preternaturally acute and copacetic, as oddly visionary and just odd.”
  3. obituary
    An Ode to Phyllis Diller, the First Female Comic to Joke Like a ManIn an age of June Cleavers, she was the first serious female stand-up.
  4. r.i.p.
    Helen Gurley Brown, 1922–2012, Went EverywhereThe longtime editor of Cosmopolitan died this morning at 90.
  5. obituary
    Jerry Saltz on Franz West, 1947–2012“An elephantine influence.”
  6. Nora Ephron, 1941-2012She was the ultimate Nora Ephron character.
  7. On Adrienne Rich, 1929–2012“I have nothing but myself / to go by.”
  8. hilton kramer
    Deborah Solomon on the Cuddly Side of Hilton Kramer (1928-2012)Beyond the truculent public face, a charming mentor.
  9. art
    Jerry Saltz: On Helen Frankenthaler, 1928–2011“There was picture-making, pure and simple. And beauty. Lots of it.” –
  10. requiem
    One Last Thing: The Final Frontier of Steve JobsJobs’s legacy was built on imagination and invention. Death offers neither. But we still have his artifacts.
  11. Mediavore
    Discount Liquor Store Magnate Joseph V. Canal Dies; Starbucks Is Coming to anPlus: Frat boys are going gourmet; and Ivory Coast’s cocoa board orders exports to resume, all in our morning news roundup.
  12. Obituary
    Philly Loses a Beer Icon“Bruce really helped push the boundaries of beer culture in Philadelphia.”
  13. daniel schorr
    Daniel Schorr, Nixon’s ‘Real Media Enemy’The legendary journalist died today at age 93.