Rest in peace.
Category Archives: R.I.P.
This video can’t be embedded, so go to YouTube to see him and his idol, Jonathan Winters, in a classic clip from 60 Minutes.
You made millions laugh. Rest in peace.
Everyone else will point out Maverick, The Rockford Files, and other programs and movies.
I want you to see him in something most people haven’t seen.
From his book:
… I published a series of eight-page full-colour, folded posters (with headlines and articles printed on the back) and charged the same cover price as magazines with ten times that number of pages. The result was dubbed a ‘poster-magazine‘ and sold millions of copies around the world. Nobody had told me it couldn’t be done because nobody had done it before.
The creation of the poster-magazine was absolute freakin genius back then. A then-friend and I marveled at how no one had ever done it before — and how much money the guy doing it must be raking in.
Casey Kasem, the voice of pop radio for nearly four decades, died Sunday at St. Anthony’s Hospital near Seattle. He was 82. His death was confirmed by his daughter Kerri in a Facebook post.
A sad ending to a happy career.
Rest in peace.
It is surreal, doing an obit post for someone who starred in The Young Ones.
It’s a measure of the kind of world it once was that no one thought it strange that an “average family” on TV had a housekeeper.
And now, the lady herself:
If someone is ever confused about the difference between corporate Work For Hire illustrations and art, just point to H.R. Giger.