Celebrated director and Hollywood icon Mike Nichols passed away last night at from cardiac arrest the age of 83. His works include The Graduate, The Birdcage, Who’s Afraid of Virgina Woolf, and Working Girl. Nichols was one of few who was honored with an Emmy, Oscar, Tony and Grammy award. He was also the husband of former ABC anchor, Diane Sawyer.
Barack Obama wasn’t the only winner of yesterday’s election day — and we’re not just talking about all those congresspeople and local officials who were elected. People were as glued to their laptops as they were to the TV, naturally, and their comments and retweets voted a number of other people, memes and causes into our hearts. Here are 10 more of the night’s victors:
2. Diane Sawyer, whose loopy behavior and slurred speech was immediately a trending topic on Twitter, making many a CNN loyalist switch over to ABC. Hey, we were all drowning our nerves in alcohol, so we could totally identify.