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Posted Wednesday 12/06/17 at 7:07PM EST
Ralphie May’s cause of death revealed
The comedian and former Last Comic Standing contestant died of hypertensive cardiovascular disease, reports TMZ. The coroner has classified his death as natural.
Posted Tuesday 11/14/17 at 6:04AM EST
Why is Iliza Shlesinger keeping the name of her fiance secret?
The Last Comic Standing winner and Freeform Truth & Iliza talk show host has built a standup career, including Netflix specials, on mining her life as a single woman. Now Shlesinger, the author of a new book called Girl Logic, is engaged -- but she’s keeping the identity of the man she’s set to marry a secret. “My priority in life is not making sure you know my fiance’s name so the public can go and be weird about it,” she says.
Posted Friday 10/06/17 at 10:24PM EDT
Comedians pay tribute to Ralphie May
The first Last Comic Standing runner-up was “as much fun to hang out with as he was to watch. GODDAMIT,” tweeted Patton Oswalt. Added Kevin Hart: “He was a good dude. Heaven just got another funny angel RIP man.”
Posted Friday 10/06/17 at 4:37PM EDT
Comedian Ralphie May dies at 45
The runner-up on the first season of Last Comic Standing in 2003, May went on to appear in many other TV shows, including Inside Amy Schumer and Dog Whisperer. According to TMZ, May died of cardiac arrest. "This hurts too much," tweeted Ken Jeong." @Ralphie_May helped me so much. Rest In Peace. Thank you for all the love you have given me. Thank you for everything."