“Cops” TV Show Staffer Shot While On The Job

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(PCM) Tragic news has struck the hit reality series “Cops” with the death of their staffer Bryce Dion, who was shot and killed on the job during filming in Omaha, Nebraska.

The authorities were responding to an armed robbery that was taking place at a Wendy’s restaurant and shots were fired. The suspect in the robbery was shot and later died at the hospital and the second victim, Dion, was also hit by a bullet and sadly passed away at the hospital the following morning.

Dion’s job on “Cops” was to hold the microphone and he had been a long … read more...

New Delaware Law Grants Families Access To Your Digital Afterlife

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(PCM) As we become a more and more technology driven society, the family’s of deceased loved ones are often left with the question of how to deal with that person’s digital affairs, not just their physical ones. There has been a ton of grey area when dealing with the legality of an individuals digital life such as access to social networks, gaming, email accounts and other online activities.

A non-profit called Uniform Law Commission has been on a mission to urge many states in the country to adopt a broad universal law that would grant a person’s heirs the legal … read more...

TV Announcer Don Pardo Dead At Age 96

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(PCM) Don Pardo, best known for his work as the longtime announcer for NBC’s “Saturday Night Live”, has passed away at the age of 96.

Pardo passed away on Monday near his home in Tucson, Arizona and has worked on SNL since it began in 1975.

Pardo had a lengthy career during the golden age of radio before landing the announcing gig at NBC for “SNL” during the show’s first season. He continued to work on “SNL” through the end of last season, which wrapped up back in May. He can be heard performing the introduction in the finale.

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World Of Warcraft Will Memorialize Robin Williams As An In-Game Character

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(PCM) It was no secret that the late Robin Williams was a video game fan and one of his favorites was the MMORPG giant World of Warcraft. The news has just been announced that Blizzard the company behind World of Warcraft has agreed to immortalize Williams as a non-playable in-game characters.

Shortly, after Williams’ death a petition was created at Change.org by his fans in an attempt to get Blizzard to place a Robin Williams character in the game. Blizzard paid attention and posted the following tweet:

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Saying Goodbye To Dave Brockie a.k.a. Oderus Urungus

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(PCM) A very special public memorial service was held this past weekend in Richmond, VA to honor the life of GWAR frontman Davie Brockie a.k.a. Oderus Urungus. Fans, friends and family gathered together at Hadad’s Lake to pay their last respects and share their memories. Speakers at the memorial included Jello Biafra and Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe, who both shared incredibly touching tributes and fun stories about their memories of Brockie. There were plenty of moments of laughter throughout the tears.

After the memorial service, Brockie’s infamous Oderus Urungus costume was set ablaze on Hadad’s … read more...

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