Elizabeth Taylor Death Generates Tributes
The New York Times: In addition to an extensive obituary, slideshow and movie clips, the newspaper put an interactive timeline through the actress’ life on their website. An informational blurb and photo corresponding to a particular time in Taylor’s life appear when that part of the timeline is clicked. Check it out here.
Los Angeles Times: A slideshow filled with beautiful pictures from Taylor’s personal life and career was posted on their website. The L.A. Times also blogged about Robert Forster’s reaction to Taylor’s death; Forster is an actor who made his film debut opposite Taylor. Read what he remembers about the actress here.
AOL News: They reported The New York Times writer who wrote Taylor’s obituary actually died six years ago. Learn more about this interesting twist here.
TMZ: The Westboro Baptist Church plans to protest Taylor’s funeral because she was a “gay-enabler” and AIDS activist. See TMZ’s report here.
US Magazine: Taylor shared 25 things she believed the world did not know about her in an interview last year with the magazine. #22 I hate being called Liz, because it can sound like such a hiss. Learn all 25 here.
The Wall Street Journal: Their "Speakeasy" blog suggested seven Taylor films everyone should watch. This is a good way for many younger people who are unfamiliar with the late actress' films to know where to start. See their suggestions here.
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