Charles Krauthammer Passes Away at 68

Krauthammer’s greatness was his ability to salvage grand themes from the muddle of everyday politics, and — the hardest part — to explain them in ordinary language.

Charles Krauthammer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning political columnist and Fox News mainstay, revealed in a touching letter Friday that he has only a few weeks live.

Tribute: 11 Amazing Tom Petty Songs You Have Probably Never Heard

Tom Petty’s catalog of hits, those unforgettable hooks, seems endless, but one of the great pleasures of unwrapping every Tom Petty album was the deep cuts, was discovering the gems that barely or never charted. In alphabetical order, here are 11 of my favorites.

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 03: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers perform at the Fonda Theatre on June 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Miley Cyrus Cries as She Sings Tribute for Dead Pet BlowFish

The grieving process has inspired some of the most beautiful and tragic pieces of modern music, and artists have built entire careers around ballads of longing and loss. Some of those artists, like John Mayer, Elvis Presley, and John Lennon