Tag Archives: passings

Dimming the Lights in Gotham City

I heard about this on Saturday but didn’t have the chance to say much about it: Adam West, known as Bruce Wayne/Batman in the 1960s Batman television series, has died. He was 88 and he had been battling leukemia. Technically, the Batman … Continue reading

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“I’m only faking when I get it right…”

Chris Cornell of Soundgarden and Audioslave, has died. He was 52. I really have nothing to add. I’ll let his music speak what I cannot say. But he will be greatly missed.

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A Real Toyland Hero

Stanley Weston died on May 1st at the age of 84. You may not know the name, but you know his work: he invented GI Joe. Without him, we would have no Diaclone line, no Star Wars figures, no Micronauts, … Continue reading

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