Popular film critic and TV host Roger Ebert passed away today according to The Chicago Sun-Times (where he worked for years). He was 70 years old. The news comes two days after Roger posted a blog stating he was going to slow down do to a reccurance of cancer after a hip fracture in December. Over the past decade he had battled cancers in the thyroid and salvary gland. He is survived by his wife, step-daughter and two step-grandchildren. May he rest in peace.