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R.i.p.

  1. tributes
    Watch Bill Withers Reluctantly Perform One Last Time at 2015 Rock Hall InductionThe singer-songwriter joined John Legend and Stevie Wonder to sing “Lean on Me” and “Use Me.”
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    ‘He Was the Music’The creators, songwriters, and cast of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend remember Adam Schlesinger.
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    Chef Floyd Cardoz Has Passed AwayHe had tested positive for the coronavirus.
  4. closings
    Iconic Fort Greene Bar Frank’s Cocktail Lounge Is Reportedly ClosingThe neighborhood spot, open since 1974, drew generations of Brooklynites with its distinct charm.
  5. legacies
    Gray Kunz Made an Entire Generation of Chefs Better“He was ahead of his time, in everything.”
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    Legendary Chef Gray Kunz Has DiedChefs from around the world are mourning the death.
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    Nation of Two-Buck Chuck Lovers Mourns the Death of Trader Joe“RIP Joe Coulombe, whose Trader Joe’s is one of the best ideas mass retailing has ever given us.”
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    Katherine Johnson, Hidden Figures NASA Mathematician, Has Died at 101NASA released a statement honoring “her legacy of excellence that broke down racial and social barriers.”
  9. in memorium
    B. Smith’s Life as a Boundary-Pushing RestaurateurThe model and cookbook author died at 70.
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    Zoe Caldwell, Four-Time Tony Winner, Dead at 86The veteran actress suffered from Parkinson’s disease.
  11. obits
    Lynn Cohen, Magda From Sex And the City, Dead at 86The Hunger Games: Catching Fire actress passed away Friday in New York.
  12. obits
    M*A*S*H Co-creator Gene Reynolds Dead at 96Reynolds directed and wrote for the show.
  13. tributes
    LeBron James Debuts Kobe Bryant ‘Black Mamba’ Tribute TattooAhead of the Lakers’ first game since Kobe’s untimely death.
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    SportsCenter’s Elle Duncan Gives a Tearful Tribute to ‘Girl Dad’ Kobe Bryant“I would have five more girls if I could.”
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    The Food World Mourns Artist Jason PolanHe was 37 years old.
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    Orhan Yegen Was One of New York’s Most Gifted, and Outspoken, ChefsHe passed away this week at the age of 65.
  17. homages
    Dwayne Johnson Posts Tribute to Late Father Rocky’s ‘Trailblazing Soul’“You broke color barriers, became a ring legend and trail blazed your way thru this world. I was the boy sitting in the seats, watching and adoring.”
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    Rocky Johnson, WWE Hall of Famer and Dwayne Johnson’s Father, Is Dead at 75WWE described Johnson as “physically imposing” and “wildly charismatic.”
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    Rush Drummer Neil Peart Is Dead at 67He died on January 7 after battling brain cancer.
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    Remembering Musical Satirist Neil Innes, the Seventh PythonThe Monty Python collaborator and Rutles co-creator died earlier this week.
  21. r.i.p.
    Allee Willis, Color Purple and Friends Theme Songwriter, Dead at 72Willis was an artist, Grammy-winning and Emmy and Tony-nominated songwriter, and a collector of kitsch.
  22. obits
    Lil BUB, Extremely Famous Internet Cat, Has DiedThe viral sensation and her teeny, perpetually visible tongue were eight years old.
  23. obits
    Actress Shelley Morrison, Will & Grace’s Rosario, Dead at 83The show’s cast remembered the actress on social media Sunday night.
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    Model and Actor Godfrey Gao Dead at 35He suffered a heart attack while filming a reality show.
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    Lorde’s New Album Delayed After Loss of Her DogPearl, her dog, died last month.
  26. movies
    Chinatown Producer Robert Evans Dies at 89He was one of the most famous — and infamous — producers of the 1970s.
  27. famous hair
    Noah Centineo’s Hair Is No MoreAnother one bites the dust.
  28. instagram
    RIP to Instagram’s Best Stalking FeatureInstagram is doing away with the following-activity tab, saying that very few people actually used it.
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    Ming, Legendary NYC Apartment Tiger, Has DiedRIP, Harlem prince.
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    Chefs Remember Carl Ruiz, Who Passed Away This WeekendThe restaurateur and Food Network star was 44.
  31. deaths
    Raging Bull Screenwriter Mardik Martin Dead at 82He was a collaborator and longtime friend of Martin Scorsese.
  32. obits
    Valerie Harper, Star of The Mary Tyler Moore Show and Rhoda, Dead at 80According to her family, the Rhoda actress died Friday following a battle with cancer.
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    The Paris Theatre — One of Midtown’s Best! — Has ClosedRIP.
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    The OA Will Not Get a Movie in This UniverseA movie sequel is not in the cards.
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    Arrest Made After Death of Cipriani ChefAndrea Zamperoni was 33.
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    Poet and Songwriter David Berman Dies at Age 52“A great friend and one of the most inspiring individuals we’ve ever known is gone. Rest easy, David.”
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    Celebrities Mourn Toni Morrison: ‘I Grew Up Wanting to Be Only Her’Barack Obama called her “a national treasure.”
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    D.A. Pennebaker, Pioneer of ‘Direct Cinema,’ Dead at 94The visionary director of Don’t Look Back received an Honorary Oscar in 2013.
  39. r.i.p.
    Mixology Officially Dead With Announcement of Hooters SpiritsThe recorded time of death was July 29, 2019.
  40. r.i.p.
    Russi Taylor, Voice of Minnie Mouse, Dead at 75Taylor also played Martin Prince in The Simpsons and many other beloved animated characters.
  41. plot twists
    India’s ‘Dosa King’ Has DiedP. Rajagopal began serving a life sentence in prison for a 2001 murder just nine days ago.
  42. r.i.p.
    Charles Levin, Seinfeld, NYPD Blue Actor, Found Dead in OregonHe was reported missing by family on July 8.
  43. r.i.p.
    Restaurant World Ceramicist Wynne Noble Has DiedThe Brooklyn-based artist crafted plates for Gramercy Tavern, Momofuku Kawi, Contra, and more.
  44. obits
    Rip Torn Has Died at Age 88The actor passed away at his home in Connecticut.
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    Ross Perot Will Remain a Legend Among Foes of PartisanshipThe business executive, who died today at 89, ran fascinating presidential campaigns in ’92 and ’96, but they were very much a product of the time.
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    Trump May Soon Have the Blood of Two ‘Friendship Trees’ on His HandsAfter the passing of the original “friendship tree,” French president Emmanuel Macron is sending Trump a new oak sapling.
  47. remembrances
    Anthony Bourdain, Addiction, and the Hope for a Better LifeA year after his death, Bourdain’s story of recovery can still inspire.
  48. remembrances
    The Food World Is Mourning New Orleans Icon Leah ChaseThe Dooky Chase’s chef died this Saturday at the age of 96.
  49. obits
    Thad Cochran Was a Vestige of a Non-Racist Southern GOPThe late senator was one of the last representatives of a southern Republicanism that pre-dated the region’s racial realignment.
  50. stan lee
    Arrest Warrant Issued for Stan Lee’s Former Business ManagerKeya Morgan has been charged with elder abuse.
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