Tag: death

How the Death of a Bachelorette Contestant Is Dismantling the Fairy Tale of Reality TV

How the Death of a Bachelorette Contestant Is Dismantling the Fairy Tale of Reality TV

| May 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Despite its best efforts, this absurd reality show has finally revealed one of the most real things: that at the end of it all, we will die.

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Let’s Talk About Death: Shattering the Taboo

Let’s Talk About Death: Shattering the Taboo

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Death Cafe series is part of a movement to bring the specter of death out of the shadows and into conversation.

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Kumar Pallana, Your Favorite Wes Anderson Character Actor, Dies at 94

Kumar Pallana, Your Favorite Wes Anderson Character Actor, Dies at 94

| October 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Celebrate Kumar Pallana by watching these clips of him in Wes Anderson movies.

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Death Is Complicated: 6 Emotionally Ambivalent Funeral Scenes

Death Is Complicated: 6 Emotionally Ambivalent Funeral Scenes

| July 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

What can funeral scenes in movies and television teach us about how to grieve and how to continue living our lives?

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Chris Kelly, of Kris Kross, Dies

Chris Kelly, of Kris Kross, Dies

| May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tonight’s saddest story is: Chris Kelly, “Mac Daddy” of the ’90s rap group Kris Cross, died of a possible drug overdose. He was only 34.

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