Weeping and shouting, a sea of Hugo Chavez’s supporters paraded his coffin through the streets of Caracas on Wednesday in an emotional outpouring that could help his deputy win an election and keep his self-styled socialist revolution alive.
Hundreds of thousands of “Chavistas” marched behind a hearse carrying the remains of the flamboyant and outspoken president, draped in Venezuela’s blue, red and yellow national flag.
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Hacktivist group Anonymous pledged to crash picketing efforts by the members of the hate group Westboro Baptist Church, who had previously warned to picket the funeral of Reddit co-founder and internet activist Aaron Swartz. Swartz committed suicide in his Brooklyn apartment on Friday, Jan. 11,
Anonymous Group has been eagerly involved and is looking forward to seek revenge after the Swartz’s suicide, from proposing a peaceful protest in Washington D.C. on January 25 with the hashtag #OpAngel to stopping the Westboro Baptist Church from protesting his funeral on Tuesday.
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Horrific shooting at Sandy Hook Elementaryhas drawn significant attention to gun control around the nation, with politicians thinking over weapons ban, and stricter checks and balances when it comes to obtaining a weapon. But perhaps no one’s plea has been as affecting as of a 10-year-old, Natalie Barden.
Watch: Newtown Victim’s 10-Yr-Old Sister’s Letter To Obama
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7-Year-Old Sandy Hook Victim, Daniel Barden, didn’t get the chance to grow up and become a firefighter, but on Wednesday he got a firefighter’s funeral.
Read More Firefighters Gather To Pay Tribute To 7-Year-Old Sandy Victim
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Doing things in the seasonal flavor or theme is OK even a good thing to do but this funeral home director from Guatemala over did it!
The owner for Funeraria Lopez in the Guatemalan city of El Progreso went a bit over board in his idea for a commercial for his business with the Christmas flavor includes ladies skimpily dressed in two-piece Santa outfits of all the things!
Check out this crazy sexy Christmas-themed commercial
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A 41-year-old Brazilian car washer shocked his family when he appeared at a funeral that was being held for him. In a bizarre case of mistaken identity, news of car washer Gilberto Araujo’s murder was informed to the family by local police.
Read More: I’m Alive! Brazilian Man Appears At His Own Funeral (Video)
Floyd Mayweather Offers To Pay For Joe Frazier Funeral
Upon hearing that boxing legend Joe Frazier had died Monday, Floyd Mayweather Jr. took to his Twitter to offer his condolences and even offered to pay for the funeral. What he wrote in the tweet was more than off-putting to us though, and didn’t seem nearly as genuine as people are making it out to be.
Read More About Floyd Mayweather Makes Gloating Offer To Pay For Joe Frazier Funeral
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The character Charlie Sheen made famous on Two and a Half Men will not only be killed off in the first episode when it returns in September – he’ll be given a funeral as well!
So much for Charlie Sheen ever getting back on the Two and a Half Men cast in season 9, or any season for that matter. MORE
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The Amy Winehouse funeral was held Tuesday, with over 200 guests present, including music producer Marc Ronson and longtime Winehouse friend Kelly Osbourne. The 27-year-old singer was found dead in her home Saturday, and questions still remain about her death after an autopsy Monday failed to determine what killed her. MORE
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Shrek the sheep was quite possibly the shaggiest and wooliest sheep to have ever lived, and Tuesday New Zealanders were mourning his death, the Associated Press reports. MORE
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