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  • July 13, 2015
    In sad news, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata passed away on July 11th due to a bile duct tumor. He was 55. *lowers Super Mario end of level flag to half-mast, asks Link if he just wants to take the day off and go skip stones on Lake Hylia* A talented programmer, Iwata first... / Continue →
  • February 27, 2015
    Leonard Nimoy, best known for his portrayal of Spock in the Star Trek series, died this morning at his home in Los Angeles at the age of 83. Not only a Vulcan, Nimoy was also an accomplished director, thespian, photographer and poet. Obviously, he lived long and prospered. *... / Continue →
  • August 12, 2014
    I don't really have a lot to say that hasn't already been said. Just really heartbreaking. I've been watching this Hook clip on repeat and getting a solid cry out. I also include the Ocarina of Time commercial featuring Robin and his daughter Zelda after the jump. Plus the... / Continue →
  • February 26, 2014
    This is the tribute comic to Harold Ramis drawn by Ash Vickers of Megacynics. Hold it down, GW, hold it down. *does not hold it down at all* When I drew this, the scene popped into my head of Egon actually wanting to know what it was like to go into the trap. I never meant t... / Continue →
  • November 5, 2013
    Marcia Wallace, the voice of Mrs. Krabappel since 1990, passed away late last month at the age of 70. This is The Simpson's tribute to her from Sunday's show. Producers have announced they plan to retire the character after all the episodes Marcia previously recorded voice wo... / Continue →
  • September 19, 2013
    Hiroshi Yamauchi, the visionary Nintendo president that turned the company from a playing card company to a video game giant and staple of almost every kid's childhood, has passed away. He was 85. Yamauchi took over the company from his ailing grandfather as a university stud... / Continue →
  • June 6, 2012
    Fantasy and speculative fiction author Ray Bradbury passed away yesterday at the age of 91. Best known for his dystopian classic Farheinheit 451, Ray never obtained a driver's license in his life. I admire him for that. Especially if he still drove anyways. Despite the nume... / Continue →
  • October 14, 2011
    BAM -- hello, world. Dennis Ritchie, father of the Unix operating system and C programming language, has passed away. He was 70 (1000110) years young. Unix's influence has been felt in many ways. It established many software engineering principles that persist until today;... / Continue →
  • October 7, 2011
    Note: Actual commercial is after the jump. This is a video of Steve Jobs voicing one of Apple's iconic 'Think Different' campaign commercials. This version never aired though, they ended up going with Richard Dreyfuss (Dr. Leo Marvin!) for the final edit. So, yeah. Try to t... / Continue →
  • October 5, 2011
    Steve Jobs, the technological icon and co-founder of Apple, has passed away after years of struggling with health issues. Steve was 56-years young. :'( ...a prodigy who dropped out of Reed College in Oregon and, at 21, started Apple with Wozniak in his parents' garage. He wa... / Continue →