Dorothy Stratten

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2014

    Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee's One Big Mistake Was Our Gain

    In 1980, a Washington Post writer named Janet Cooke wrote a heart-wrenching story about an eight-year-old heroin addict in Washington D.C. "Jimmy's World" was a heroic piece of journalism, shedding light on an often unseen world of addiction and poverty and misery.

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    I'm Discussing Celebrity Crimes On Biography Channel Tonight

    Above is a breathtaking shot of Sharon Tate, the gorgeous 1960s starlet who ended up a grisly victim of the Manson murders. She'll be discussed this evening at 10 PM, along with other celebrity victims like Phil Hartman, Dorothy Stratten, and Nicole Simpson in the Biography Channel's Crime Special: ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Which Celebrities Had The Most Macabre Deaths?

    ​There's a new book that's to die for! It's Morbid Curiosity: The Disturbing Demises of The Famous and Infamous by Alan W. Petrucelli, and it's a Hollywood Babylon-style rundown of the best (as in worst) star deaths--how they croaked, what they last ate, what they last said, and who smoked the ... More >>

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    Coming of Age

    1976–1985: Punk to Pomo, Basquiat to Breakdancing

  • People

    February 1, 2005