At Sen. John McCain’s memorial Saturday at the Washington National Cathedral, the senator’s daughter Meghan McCain gave an emotional eulogy, mourning the passing of “American greatness.” She also took a direct jab at President Trump and his campaign motto. “The America of John McCain has no need to be made great again, because America was always great,” the talk show host said, to applause from those assembled. On Twitter, people noted that applause at a funeral is unusual and praised much of her speech.
Bishop Charles Ellis III, who officiated Friday’s funeral for Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, offered an apology to singer Ariana Grande for a perhaps “too friendly” touch of the singer and a misfired joke about her name.
A historic and highly emotional all-star tribute to Aretha Franklin took place Friday at the Greater Grace Temple in the Queen of Soul's home city of Detroit.
Critics of behaviors at Aretha Franklin's funeral are calling out pulpit selfies, Bill Clinton worship, and Ariana Grande’s “club dress."
"They took a knee not out of disrespect but honor," a grieving relative said of the boys' touching display.
One Americus, Ga.-based teenager is drawing criticism for her unusual choice of prom transportation: a hearse and a casket. Alexandrea Clark posed for her prom photos wearing a black and gold dress with a full tulle skirt. If that wasn’t distinct enough to make a grand entrance at her school’s dance, she then proceeded to get into a casket to take her to the event.