Thursday Feb 27
'Animal House' Auteur
Before the release of the fratastic film, America was in a funk. But thanks to funnyman Harold Ramis and Delta Tau Chi he launched an era of laughter.
Harold Ramis and the Death of the Baby Boomers' Dreams
The raging bulls and easy riders of the boomer generation, who had turned Hollywood and America on its ear, slowly became as dulled and self-satisfied as their parents had seemed.
Remembering Comedy Legend Harold Ramis
We're losing them too fast, aren't we? Today comes the sad news that comedy legend Harold Ramis passed away from autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis at age 69. He was old enough to have influenced a generation of comedy writers, from Adam Sandler to Judd Apatow, but gosh, 69 still feels too young.