With additional reporting by Janelle Myers
Robin Wiliams Biography
New York Times writer Dave Itzkoff will write the first posthumous biography about Robin Williams. "[He] was a cultural hero of mine,” Itzkoff said in a statement. I'm sure he'll be able to do Williams' legacy justice based on the front-page obituary he penned.
A Lot Of People You Know Wrote This Michael Brown Tribute Song
The Game rallied up many of hip-hop's finest - Talib Kweli, Rick Ross and T.I., just to name a few - to collaborate on and contribute lyrics to a Michael Brown tribute song called "Don't Shoot." Every purchase of the song on iTunes will go toward the Michael Brown Memorial Fund.
Perk Up Your Day
So no one told you that a replica of Central Perk, the neighborhood coffee shop that our beloved "Friends" characters would frequent is about to set up shop in New York City from September 17 to October 18? That's right. Warner Bros. is bringing this place to life in honor of the show's 20th anniversary.
Must-See Video Of The Day
You could use a taser for protection, but photographer Patrick Hall uses one for art when he captures in slow-motion volunteers' reactions to being tased by a handheld stun-gun. Try to watch the various reactions in the "Taser Photoshoot" without wincing.
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