Archive for the ‘People’ Category

… Life with Ria because… Last year, I had 12 nominations but didn’t win anything. Guess I’m one of the better bloggers but not the best at any of my niches. LOL! Go, Ria! Advertisements

At 3AM local time, former President Corazon Aquino passed away due to complications from cancer. President Aquino served as the 11th president of the Republic of the Philippines and was married to the late Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr., who was assassinated on August 21, 1983 as he was coming home to the Philippines from exile […]

Who can fill the void left by the Walter Cronkite as America’s most trusted newscaster? According to a poll it’s… In some US states where Brian Williams won, Jon Stuart actually only 2% to 9% behind. A few states, the margin is much bigger. Stuart and Wiliams both tied in Kentucky and Alaska at 34% […]

Walter Leland Cronkite, the most trusted man in America, died July 17, 2009. One day after the world started celebrating the anniversary of man’s journey to the moon, the event he covered 40 years ago. Walter Cronkite reported the news from 1937-1981: the bombing in World War II, the Nuremberg trials, the Vietnam War, JFK […]

We’ve lost three entertainers this week. Ed McMahon, famously known as Johnny Carson’s announcer and sidekick in “The Tonight Show”, died Tuesday due to pneumonia and other illnesses. He was 86. Farrah Fawcett, once former Charlie’s Angel and sex symbol of the 70s, lost her fight against cancer on Thursday. I heard about her death […]

Mike Francis, whose real name was Francesco Puccioni, died of lung cancer on January 30, 2009 in Rome. He was only 47. Grazie per tutte le belle canzoni, Francesco. [source: il]