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I learned of the death of two people who had a tremendous impact on my life last week: One you've heard of and one you probably haven't. Both helped me understand myself a little better when I was a teenager and then, unexpectedly, taught me something about death and dying as an adult.
With Roger Ebert no longer with us, who remains with the same ability, drive and bravery to inspire our city to rise above our many, many challenges and overcome our differences?
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Soul Melanie (known as Wanderer) falls in love with Earth Melanie, even though in theory this isn't possible because the
This week, along with the rest of the world, I learned that Roger passed away and my first feeling was of gratitude that I had the privilege to meet and work with him if only briefly.
From WBEZ (ex-Sun-Times)'s Jim DeRogatis: "[I]f you read him or watched him (really watched him) on television, you pretty
Roger Ebert passed away on April 4, 2013 at the age of 70. Although the cancer left Ebert unable to speak, eat or drink, it
The C-SPAN clip shows the famous duo discussing the never-ending topic of violence in movies on June 8, 1995. Their remarks
When you get cancer you're forced into a club you never wanted to be a member of. I've gotten the diagnosis, I've had the surgery, and I've thought about death. It's how Roger Ebert lived his final days that offers a glimpse into what it means to live and die.