Jim Gaffigan: What I’ve Learned Since I Lost My Mind

Written by 31 August, 2020
On Sunday night, actor & comedian Jim Gaffigan posted a long statement on his Facebook account, explaining why he had tweeted out some negative statements on President Trump last Thursday. Here is his statement, in full:Before you start reading this let me be clear. You do not have to read this. I’m not asking you to. I wrote this for myself, mainly. No need to tell me this is poorly written. I know. I’m sure there are grammatical errors also. I’ve known for a long time I probably have an undiagnosed learning disability. My goal in writing this down is…
Last modified on Monday, 31 August 2020 09:13

'Black Panther' Actor Chadwick Boseman Dies At Age 43 (Updated)

Written by 28 August, 2020
Actor Chadwick Boseman, who may be best known for his role as the Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic universe, died Friday of cancer at the age of 43.His passing was confirmed via a social media statement released by his family:Boseman had not spoken publicly about his diagnosis.As word spread of Boseman's death Friday evening, various friends, co-workers and other organizations with a connection to the actor issues statements about his passing.Howard University issued this statement:"It is with profound sadness that we mourn the loss of alumnus Chadwick Boseman who passed away this evening. His incredible talent will forever be…
Last modified on Saturday, 29 August 2020 00:25

'Scooby-Doo' Co-Creator Joe Ruby Dies At Age 87

Written by 27 August, 2020
Animation industry legend Joe Ruby, died Wednesday of natural causes at the age of 87 in Westlake Village, California.Ruby and longtime partner Ken Spears co-created a number of well-known animated series while working at Hanna-Barbera, including Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?, Dynomutt and Jabberjaw.They left Hannah-Barbera in order to get into the production side of the television business and after a stint at Sid and Marty Krofft Television Productions and Depatie-Freleng, they were hired by then CBS president of children’s programming Fred Silverman to oversee the Saturday morning cartoons. They followed Silverman to ABC when he joined that network in 1977…

Statement From Baltimore Ravens

Written by 27 August, 2020
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Statement From Notre Dame President On Remarks By Former Coach Lou Holtz AT RNC

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"While Coach Lou Holtz is a former coach at Notre Dame, his use of the University’s name at the Republican National Convention must not be taken to imply that the University endorses his views, any candidate or any political party. Moreover, we Catholics should remind ourselves that while we may judge the objective moral quality of another’s actions, we must never question the sincerity of another’s faith, which is due to the mysterious working of grace in that person’s heart. In this fractious time, let us remember that our highest calling is to love."