For many viewers, the Oscars are are chance to snark and make fun of everything that happens on stage (and can you blame ‘em?). But then the “In Memoriam” segment comes around and reduces even the most cynical person to puddle of bubbling tears. The 2015 Oscars “In Memoriam” is no different, offering a whirlwind tour through a year’s worth of beloved people who passed away. Get ready ... it’s about to get a little dusty in here.
Like a lot of people, I was bowled over by the news of Robin Williams' death last week. Ironically, I had just wrapped up one of the best summer days ever, when I first saw the news - standing in the middle of a water park in Denver with my family, pulling my phone out of the locker, and there it was.