Actor John Travolta, brother to an array of wannabe stars, tragically lost his 16-year-old son with actress Kelly Preston on Friday, January 2. Jett Travolta was vacationing with his parents in the Bahamas when he was found unconscious on the bathroom floor. According to the autopsy, the cause of death was listed as "seizures." For more on the Travoltas, click here.
–noun patronage bestowed or favoritism shown on the basis of family relationship, as in business and politics. In the entertainment industry, this is known as Hollywood NepotismTM. Talent not required.