Actress Patty Duke dead at 69

HOLLYWOOD, California – (ABC News) – Patty Duke, Oscar-winning actress and the star of an eponymous TV show, died this morning, ABC News has confirmed.



According to her rep, Mitchell Stubbs, the cause of death was sepsis from a ruptured intestine.



The actress, whose real name was Anna Pearce, was 69.



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Caveman’s Best Friends? Preserved Ice Age Puppies Awe Scientists

MOSCOW – (AFP) – The hunters searching for mammoth tusks were drawn to the steep riverbank by a deposit of ancient bones. To their astonishment, they discovered an Ice Age puppy’s snout peeking out from the permafrost.

 

Five years later, a pair of puppies perfectly preserved in Russia’s far northeast … Continue Reading ››

Naked Justin Bieber Photographs Just Keep Growing on the Internet

GQ MAGAZINE – Justin Bieber went on a wilderness exploration – camping extravaganza over the weekend, which of course begged for Instagram documentation, which of course resulted in a bare-butt photo.

 

The caption, a delicate “dat ass doe,” points to the reliable self-confidence that has turned so many doubters into Beliebers.

 

Yet this Instagram post begs the … Continue Reading ››

Billy Dee William is back as ‘Colt 45’ Spokesman – ‘It Works Every Time’

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – “It works every time” seems to be true of Colt 45, since the malt liquor brand has reunited with spokesman Billy Dee Williams.

 

The “Star Wars” actor previously served as its ambassador from 1986 to 1991. The company announced his return with a 15-second video previewing its upcoming online, … Continue Reading ››

Earl Hamner Jr., Creator of ‘The Waltons,’ and ‘Falcon Crest’, Dies at 92

Earl Hamner Jr., the homespun novelist from the backwoods of Virginia who drew upon his upbringing to create the beloved CBS family drama The Waltons, died Thursday. He was 92.



Hamner, who also created a spicier show about another family for CBS — the long-running primetime soap opera Falcon Crest — and wrote eight … Continue Reading ››