Esteemed actor, director, producer, and all-around hero Richard Attenborough has passed away—according to his son Michael Attenborough, he had been in poor health for some time.
- So many questions about John Travolta's late son: Could Jett have been saved? Was he autistic? Is Scientology to blame? [Mirror]
- Oprah Winfrey has been selected as this year's "Person of the Year" by PETA, for using her various media outlets to give "powerful voice to defend those without one." Maybe next year, Lindsay! [People]