A toast of our red Solo Cup for the man who invented it

Robert Leo Hulseman passed away last week, but the plastic boozing vessel he gifted to mankind will live on as a fixture of Rebel athletics culture. 2016 has felled many a great name. Prince. David Bowie. Carrie Fisher. And now, tragically, Robert Leo Hulseman, the inventor of the red Solo Cup. He passed away on Dec. 21, 2016 at the sprightly age of 91. As the namesake for this very...
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3 days ago

2016: In Memorium

As 2016 comes to a close, we reflect on those we lost in this tumultuous year. In the world of pop culture, such icons as David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Prince, and most-recently Carrie Fisher left us. But in local sports, things were even more dire, as we saw the departure of defensive backs, wide receivers, D-League stars, and Phillies legends. Here, let us honor those who are no longer...
Via Crossing Broad
3 days ago

WATCH: 194: Lydia Cornell on Carey Fisher, George Michael & all the lost stars of 2016

The virtual lounge is open and Ty and Nick welcome old friend Lydia Cornell inside for an hour of fun.  On this edition of Beats and Eats the former "Too Close For Comfort" star discusses what's new in her life as well as the recent passing of pop culture icons Carrie Fisher, George Michael, and Alan Thicke.  Cornell talks about her relationship with both Thicke and Fisher in detail...
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Mariners Moose Tracks, 12/28/16: ZiPS Teaser, 2016 Greatest Moments, and Carrie Fisher

Hump DAAAAAAAAY Good morning everyone! I hope your week is going well so far. Hey, did you know Milennials don’t know what fabric softener is? I am among this group of individuals. Although I know what it is, I don’t use it. I was having an argument about it with someone yesterday, who insisted it was a must-use. As a struggling college student, I’m always looking to save...
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5 days ago

The Cheat Sheet: Rex Ryan is gone, bowl season rolls along, RIP Carrie Fisher

The week between Christmas and New Year’s is always kind of a weird one, almost like a calendar-imposed purgatory. You’re recovering from one holiday while prepping for another. Enough people are on vacation that even if you’re working it feels low-stress. Meanwhile, everyone is talking like the current year is over, even when there are a few days left. As far as sports go...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Spurscast Ep. 420: Carrie Fisher, George Michael, and Tony Parker

Tony Parker’s game has dried up. Dead. Gone. Is he essential for the Spurs to be successful long term? How about just this season. Jose and Ryan talk about it, and the All Star vote in this episode of the Spurscast. It’s the one and only Spurscast – The original San Antonio Spurs Podcast. the audio and...
Via Project Spurs
5 days ago

Carrie Fisher already filmed her scenes for Star Wars: Episode VIII, will play larger role

Though it may seem inappropriate following Carrie Fisher’s death on Tuesday, many Star Wars fans have surely been wondering how her role in the upcoming Episode VIII might be affected after she suffered a heart attack over the Christmas holiday. Would her scenes have to be filled with a double? Would there be a digital replacement, much like we saw at the end of Rogue One? According...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Best known as Princess Leia, Carrie Fisher’s feistiness inspired a generation

Carrie Fisher was a female action star for a generation, providing inspiration to many women to fight for themselves, become leaders and always be outspoken. It’s probably not the easiest thing to be a little sister to a big brother. My younger sister and I have never talked about this, but she had to put aside a lot of things which she may have preferred to do as a little kid...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

SEIZE HIM! The Gammonites, secure in self-righteousness, are marching with torches on A-Rod

Hollywood loves to invent new, excruciating ways to die. My fave was in the Star Wars sequel, when Jabba the Hut tried to throw Luke and Carrie Fisher into a pit, to be digested alive over the next thousand years. Ouch. Still, I can think of one worse way to go.Death by media.Yep, you're killed by a billion paragraphs, byte to byte, for as long as people will click onto your link...
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Disney Announces Cast for 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

The cast of Star Wars: Episode VII has finally been announced. Fans have waited anxiously to find out who will join original cast members Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark
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May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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