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  1. everybody wants some!!
    Eddie Van Halen Could Even Turn a Burger Into a Rock GodOn that surreal scene from Better Off Dead and the power of the late guitarist’s gift.
  2. tribute
    Gail Sheehy Never Stopped ReportingA memorial tribute to one of New York’s most daring writers.
  3. tribute
    Pete Hamill Was One of Us, Only Better at ItThe peerless observer of New York life died yesterday at 85.
  4. remembrance
    A Rolling Tribute to New York’s John HomansWe’ll be republishing this page frequently, as his colleagues join in remembering him.
  5. indie spirits 2020
    The Spirit Awards Sang Laura Dern’s Praises with Choir TributeWhen the Spirit of Dern moves you…
  6. rip
    Remembering Penny Marshall, a Hollywood Legend With a Radical LegacyAs both a performer and a filmmaker, Marshall stood apart from what women like her were expected to do.
  7. tribute
    Remembering Oksana Shachko, ‘Artist, Activist, Terrorist’The Femen co-founder was beaten, jailed, and threatened with execution. It was beautiful to watch her dance.
  8. aretha franklin funeral
    Read the Letter Barack Obama Wrote for Aretha Franklin’s Funeral“Aretha Franklin rocked the world of anyone who had the pleasure of hearing her voice.”
  9. tribute
    Hollywood Needed Carrie Fisher in 2016 More Than EverAt 60, she’d become an essential public figure.
  10. tribute
    Carrie Fisher Died Having Figured Out How to Truly Be Carrie FisherShe had the flukiest life, but ye gods, she made it her own.
  11. Madonna’s Tribute to George Michael Is Classic Madonna“Can 2016 F*ck Off NOW?”
  12. tribute
    Remembering Alan Thicke, a Steady TV ForceOne of the greatest qualities the late Thicke possessed, and that he exhibited on Growing Pains, was his steadiness.
  13. tribute
    9/11 Survivor Schandra Singh on Painting Everyone Who Died That Day“For me, it wasn’t about death. It was about bringing them back to life.”
  14. rip
    This Is the Best Tribute to Bill CunninghamThe legendary photographer is sorely missed this season.
  15. tribute
    Iggy Pop Honored David Bowie’s Memory and Music With 2-Hour Radio Show Between Bowie deep-cuts, Iggy recalled their travels together.
  16. tribute
    Paul F. Tompkins: Impersonating Garry Marshall Felt Like Spending Time With Him The comedian on what drove him to impersonate the director for almost a decade.
  17. tribute
    Remembering Garry Marshall, TV’s Mr. Nice GuyGarry Marshall made some beloved movies, but his ’70s sitcoms are what made him a legend.
  18. Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas Honor Pulse Club VictimsThe touring duo paid a special tribute during their concert to the victims of the Orlando shooting.
  19. movies
    In Like Crazy, Anton Yelchin Showed the True Depth of His GiftsYelchin established himself as the rare young leading man who could play both charismatic and vulnerable.
  20. Watch Tracy Morgan Celebrate Prince in Almost Exactly the Same Way You DidIt’s silly, no?
  21. saturday night live
    SNL Pays Tribute to David BowieWith the help of Fred Armisen.
  22. tribute
    As Hans Gruber in Die Hard, Alan Rickman Redefined Action MoviesHans Gruber redefined action-film villainy.
  23. mlk day
    Solange Posted the Sweetest MLK TributeFeaturing her son, Julez.
  24. tribute
    Seitz: Roger Ebert on TV Was the Gateway Drug for New Film ObsessivesHis TV shows with Gene Siskel had as much to do with stoking this critic’s interest in film and film criticism as anyone he knew personally.
  25. tribute
    15 Roger Ebert Passages That Epitomize His WritingFrom reviews of films both classic and awful, to memorials to Gene Siskel, to an ode to his rice cooker.
  26. tribute
    Remembering Roger Ebert’s Cameo on The CriticIt didn’t stink.
  27. tribute
    Edelstein on Roger Ebert: Farewell to the Mayor of Movie Critic-VilleThe work of this most famous of film writers was accessible to people who normally had no patience for critics.
  28. Inside the Judd Apatow Art Show Gallery 1988 held a Judd Apatow tribute art show in Los Angeles last week, and here’s a nice little mini-documentary about the event, which […]
  29. Lena Dunham Writes About Her Friendship with Nora EphronToday, Lena Dunham wrote for the New Yorker’s website about being both a friend and fan of Nora Ephron’s. She writes:  I devoured her prose, […]
  30. Stephen Colbert’s Fitting Tribute to Maurice Sendak Maurice Sendak passed away yesterday so last night, Stephen Colbert paid tribute to the author/blurber of his new children’s book, I Am a Pole […]
  31. Closings
    Tribute ClosesStar-crossed south Loop restaurant closes after six months.
  32. Chef Shuffles
    Lawrence Letrero Out at Tribute, Jared Case Brought InThis is Tribute’s fourth chef since it was first rumored in 2010.
  33. The Other Critics
    Kramer and Sula Check out Telegraph; Tamarkin ‘Surprised’ by TributeThe two critics examine Logan Square’s latest wine bar.
  34. Slideshow
    What to Eat at Tribute, Opening TonightTake a look around Tribute, opening tonight in the South Loop.
  35. Neighborhood Watch
    Tribute Slated to Open Next Week; Billy Goat Plans Outlet in the BurbsPlus: Mity Nice celebrate National Ice Cream Month, and Rock Bottom releases new menu.
  36. Chef Shuffles
    Tribute Replaces Brandon Baltzley with Lawrence LetreroThe chef leaves before the restaurant even opens.
  37. Chef Shuffles
    Brandon Baltzley Returns with TributeBrandon Baltzley is getting another go at the executive chef position.
  38. tribute
    The John Leonard BacklistThe Leonard List: that signature stream of excited enthusiasms that gave us a glimpse of the jam-packed Coney Island of his marvelous mind.