obituary

Fred Willard’s ‘Fernwood 2 Night’ Performance Introduced a Unique Comic Genius

He may have cemented his schtick with ‘Best in Show,’ but he perfected it on ‘Fernwood’

Jerry Stiller Was the Funniest Guy in the Room

The actor lifted sitcoms with his perfect spin on cranky old dads

Little Richard Invented Sexual Fluidity in Rock ’n’ Roll

Hits like ‘Tutti Frutti’ only tell part of the story with this groundbreaking artist, whose outrageous sense of style and untamed carnal desire are as explosive as they were 65 years ago

Bill Withers Wrote the Perfect Song for Every Occasion

The beloved R&B musician leaves behind some iconic hits that constantly show up on the radio and in TV commercials and movies. They never get old because they still speak to the fundamental aspects of being alive.